70th Cannes Film Festival rolls out red carpet

Movie stars from around the world are in the French Riviera for the annual Cannes Film Festival, which is now in its 70th year. Some of the biggest names in cinema will be competing for the festival’s top prize: the prestigious Palme d’Or. Al Jazeera’s Charlie Angela reports from Cannes. Viewer’s Comment “Hooray another luvvie … Read more 70th Cannes Film Festival rolls out red carpet

2013 Cannes Film Festival: “La Vénus à la fourrure”

“La Vénus à la fourrure” or “Venus in Fur” has had its screening at the 66th Cannes Film Festival. The movie is directed by Roman Polanski and has been shortlisted for the Palme d’Or. The star of the film, Emmanuelle Seigner, is Polanski’s wife of 24 years and the mother of his two children, Morgane … Read more 2013 Cannes Film Festival: “La Vénus à la fourrure”

Festival de Cannes 2010: Tim Burton Heads the Jury

Flushed with the success of Alice in Wonderland, Tim Burton is heading to France to lead the Jury of the Cannes Film Festival 2010. Throughout the festival, film buffs, writers, big name actors and technical experts from around the world will congregate to celebrate the best of the big screen. The films to be judged … Read more Festival de Cannes 2010: Tim Burton Heads the Jury