Cannes Moments – Now and Then

24 minutes

We hear from the likes of Francis Ford Coppola, Quentin Tarantino, Mike Leigh and many others about the festival as it is today. Cannes is the most prestigious film festival where all the world’s greatest directors want to show their films.

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From its post-war beginnings in 1946, we see how the Cannes Film Festival attracted the biggest stars – from Errol Flynn and Brigitte Bardot in its early days to the current crop of Hollywood superstars.

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Cannes Moments – In the Beginning

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The festival is established as a response to Mussolini’s control of the Venice Film Festival. It becomes an
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Cannes Moments – Rebellious Times

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The French New Wave directors, including François Truffaut and Jean-Luc Godard, cause massive controversy and man
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Cannes Moments – Now and Then

24 minutes
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We hear from the likes of Francis Ford Coppola, Quentin Tarantino, Mike Leigh and many others about the festival a
24 minutes

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