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2018 Canneseries competition line-up revealed

The event launches in Cannes this April.

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Bertrand Bonello to head Cannes Cinéfondation, Shorts Jury

Nocturama director wants young filmmakers to “shake us up”.

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Harlan Coben to chair first Canneseries Competition Jury

Actors Paula Beer and Michael Kenneth Williams also on the panel.

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Cannes Cinéfondation Atelier unveils 15 titles for 2018 edition

15 directors will present their projects to the industry from May 10 to May 16.

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Cannes Directors' Fortnight appoints new delegate general

New chief Paolo Moretti replaces Edouard Waintrop who leaves after the 2018 edition of the respected parallel sidebar.

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European Commission to adapt MEDIA Programme following mid-term evaluation

Evaluation found that MEDIA’s annual budget of €105m was too low.

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Cate Blanchett named 2018 Cannes Film Festival jury president

“This festival plays a pivotal role in bringing the world together to celebrate story.”

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'The Truth About The Harry Quebert Affair' with Patrick Dempsey to open 2018 Canneseries

Show directed by Jean-Jacques Annaud will kick off Cannes TV festival competition.

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Cannes Film Festival reveals date change for 2018

Festival will start one day earlier this year.

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Thierry Fremaux unveils Ventana Sur Cannes Week selections

Buenos Aires screenings run from November 27 to December 3.

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Directors' Fortnight chief Edouard Waintrop to step down after 2018 edition

Cannes parallel sidebar Directors’ Fortnight seeking new chief for 50th edition in 2019.

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New Cannes TV festival details revealed

Fresh details on the Canneseries festival were unveiled at MIPCOM press conference.

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Cannes Film Festival 'dismayed' over Harvey Weinstein allegations

Festival issues “the clearest and most unequivocal condemnation” of producer.

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Tallinn Black Nights programmer Igor Gouskov dies aged 50

”He was kind-hearted and wise, and he lived in the name of film.”

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Cannes Film Festival mulls press screenings shake-up (exclusive)

The festival is considering aligning press and public screenings for red-carpet premieres.