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Cannes Film Festival 2014

Veteran Franco-Swiss filmmaker Jean-Luc Godard and Britain's Ken Loach and Mike Leigh are in the running for the Palme d’Or. Eric Cantona will be treading the red carpet and Nicole Kidman will be taking flak from Monaco's royal family. As ever, there's glitz, glamour and a soupçon of controversy at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival.

 
Turkish director Nuri Bilge Ceylan with Quentin Tarantino and Uma Thurman after receiving the Palme d'Or
25/05/2014 - Cannes Film Festival 2014

Turkey's Ceylan dedicates Cannes Palme d'Or to anti-Erdogan protesters

Turkish film director Nuri Bilge Ceylan dedicated his Palme d’Or to young people killed during anti-government protests in his country after his film Winter Sleep won the ...

Cannes Film festival director Gilles Jacob at Thursday's press conference
18/04/2014 - Cannes Film Festival 2014

World cinema on show at Cannes Film Festival 2014

The 2014 Cannes Film Festival selection resists any temptation to be swamped by Hollywood, with films from around the world and by new talents as well as cinema veterans like Jean-Luc Godard.

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