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The Cannes Festival (Festival de Cannes), named until 2002 as the International Film Festival (Festival international du film) and known in English as the Cannes Film Festival, is an annual film festival held in Cannes, France, which previews new films of all genres, including documentaries from all around the world. [1]

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Amsterdam University Press

Amsterdam University Press (AUP) is a university press that was founded in 1992 by the University of Amsterdam in the Netherlands.

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Andrei Tarkovsky

Andrei Arsenyevich Tarkovsky (p; 4 April 1932 – 29 December 1986) was a Russian filmmaker, writer, film editor, film theorist, theatre and opera director.

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Berlin International Film Festival

The Berlin International Film Festival (Internationale Filmfestspiele Berlin), usually called the Berlinale, is a film festival held annually in Berlin, Germany.

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Best Director Award (Cannes Film Festival)

The Best Director Award (Prix de la mise en scène) is an annual award presented at the Cannes Film Festival for best directing achievements in a feature film screened as part of festival's official selection (i.e. films selected for the competition program which compete for the festival's main prize Palme d'Or).

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Best Screenplay Award (Cannes Film Festival)

The Best Screenplay Award (Prix du scénario) is an award presented by the Jury to the best screenwriter for his work on a film of the Official Selection of the Cannes Film Festival.

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Caméra d'Or

The Caméra d'Or ("Golden Camera") is an award of the Cannes Film Festival for the best first feature film presented in one of the Cannes' selections (Official Selection, Directors' Fortnight or International Critics' Week).

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Canal+

Canal+ (Canal Plus,, meaning 'Channel Plus'; sometimes abbreviated C+) is a French premium cable television channel launched in 1984.

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Cannes

Cannes (Canas) is a city located on the French Riviera.

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Cannes Film Festival Award for Best Actor

The Best Actor Award (Prix d'interprétation masculine) is an award presented at the Cannes Film Festival.

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Cannes Film Festival Award for Best Actress

The Cannes Film Festival Award for Best Actress (Prix d'interprétation féminine) is an award presented at the Cannes Film Festival.

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Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity

The Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity (formerly the International Advertising Festival) is a global event for those working in creative communications, advertising, and related fields.

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Cannes Soundtrack Award

The Cannes Soundtrack Award is an independent award of the Cannes Film Festival bestowed by the jury of the festival on one of the competing feature films.

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Carlos Saura

Carlos Saura Atarés (born 4 January 1932) is a Spanish film director, photographer and writer.

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Cate Blanchett

Catherine Elise Blanchett, (born 14 May 1969) is an Australian actress and theatre director.

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Chronicle of the Years of Fire

Chronicle of the Years of Fire (waqāʾiʿu sinīna l-jamri; Chronique des Années de Braise) is a 1975 Algerian drama historical film directed by Mohammed Lakhdar-Hamina.

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Cinéfondation

La Cinéfondation is a foundation under the aegis of the Cannes Film Festival, created to inspire and support the next generation of international filmmakers.

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Cinémathèque Française

The Cinémathèque Française is a French film organization that holds one of the largest archives of film documents and film-related objects in the world.

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Cinema of Europe

Cinema of Europe refers to the film industries and films produced in the continent of Europe.

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Directors' Fortnight

The Directors' Fortnight (Quinzaine des Réalisateurs) is an independent section held in parallel to the Cannes Film Festival.

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Dolores del Río

Dolores del Río (born María de los Dolores Asúnsolo López-Negrete; 3 August 1904 – 11 April 1983) was a Mexican actress.

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Film festival

A film festival is an organized, extended presentation of films in one or more cinemas or screening venues, usually in a single city or region.

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François Chalais Prize

The Francois Chalais Prize (French: Prix François Chalais) is given at two main events, the Cannes Film Festival (since 1997) and the Young Reporters' Awards (since 1999).

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French Syndicate of Cinema Critics

The French Syndicate of Cinema Critics (Syndicat français de la critique de cinéma et des films de télévision) has awarded 4 prizes ("Prix de la critique", critics prize): the Prix Méliès annually since 1946 to the best French film of the year.

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Grand Prix (Cannes Film Festival)

The Grand Prix is an award of the Cannes Film Festival bestowed by the jury of the festival on one of the competing feature films.

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Harvey Weinstein

Harvey Weinstein (born March 19, 1952) is an American former film producer.

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Harvey Weinstein sexual abuse allegations

In October 2017, The New York Times and The New Yorker reported that dozens of women accused the American film producer Harvey Weinstein of rape, sexual assault and sexual abuse over a period of at least 30 years.

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Hirokazu Kore-eda

is a Japanese film director, producer, screenwriter, and editor.

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Hiroshima mon amour

Hiroshima mon amour (Hiroshima My Love; 二十四時間の情事 Nijūyojikan'nojōji, Twenty-four-hour affair) is a 1959 French Left Bank drama film directed by French film director Alain Resnais, with a screenplay by Marguerite Duras.

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IMDb

IMDb, also known as Internet Movie Database, is an online database of information related to world films, television programs, home videos and video games, and internet streams, including cast, production crew and personnel biographies, plot summaries, trivia, and fan reviews and ratings.

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International Critics' Week

The International Critics' Week (Semaine de la Critique), founded in 1962 and organized by the French Syndicate of Cinema Critics.

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International Federation of Film Critics

The International Federation of Film Critics (FIPRESCI, short for Fédération Internationale de la Presse Cinématographique) is an association of national organizations of professional film critics and film journalists from around the world for "the promotion and development of film culture and for the safeguarding of professional interests." It was founded in June 1930 in Brussels, Belgium.

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Jean Cocteau

Jean Maurice Eugène Clément Cocteau (5 July 1889 – 11 October 1963) was a French poet, writer, designer, playwright, artist and filmmaker.

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Jean Zay

Jean Zay (6 August 1904 – 20 June 1944) was a French freemason and politician.

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Jury Prize (Cannes Film Festival)

The Jury Prize (Prix du Jury) is an award presented at the Cannes Film Festival, chosen by the Jury from the "official section" of movies at the festival.

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L'Œil d'or

L'Œil d'or, le prix du documentaire — Cannes ("The Golden Eye, The Documentary Prize — Cannes") is a documentary film award created in 2015.

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LGBT

LGBT, or GLBT, is an initialism that stands for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender.

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List of Cannes Film Festival juries (Feature films)

Each year, prior to the beginning of each event, the Cannes Film Festival board of directors appoints the juries who hold sole responsibility for choosing which films will receive an award.

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List of Cannes Film Festival jury presidents

Each year, the jury of the Cannes Film Festival is chaired by an internationally recognized personality of cinema.

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Louis Malle

Louis Marie Malle (30 October 1932 – 23 November 1995) was a French film director, screenwriter, and producer.

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Marché du Film

The Marché du Film (lit. Film Market) is the business counterpart of the Cannes Film Festival and one of the largest film markets in the world.

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MASH (film)

MASH (stylized as M*A*S*H on the poster art) is a 1970 American satirical black comedy war film directed by Robert Altman and written by Ring Lardner, Jr., based on Richard Hooker's novel MASH: A Novel About Three Army Doctors.

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May 1968 events in France

The volatile period of civil unrest in France during May 1968 was punctuated by demonstrations and massive general strikes as well as the occupation of universities and factories across France.

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Miloš Forman

Jan Tomáš "Miloš" Forman (18 February 1932 – 13 April 2018) was a Czech American film director, screenwriter, actor and professor who, until 1968, lived and worked primarily in the former Czechoslovakia.

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Ministry of National Education (France)

The Ministry of National Education, Higher Education and Research (Ministère de l'Éducation nationale, de l'Enseignement supérieur et de la Recherche), or simply "Ministry of National Education", as the title has changed no small number of times in the course of the Fifth Republic is the French government cabinet member charged with running France's public educational system and with the supervision of agreements and authorizations for private teaching organizations.

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Miramax Books

Miramax Books was a publishing company started by Bob and Harvey Weinstein of Miramax Films and was known for the Percy Jackson & the Olympians series.

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Netflix

Netflix, Inc. is an American over-the-top media services provider, headquartered in Los Gatos, California.

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Night and Fog (1956 film)

Night and Fog (Nuit et brouillard) is a 1956 French documentary short film.

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Olivia de Havilland

Dame Olivia Mary de Havilland (born July 1, 1916) is a British-American actress, whose career spanned from 1935 to 1988.

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Palais des Festivals et des Congrès

The Palais des Festivals et des Congrès (Palace of Festivals and Conferences) is a convention center in Cannes, France, the venue for the Cannes Film Festival and the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity.

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Palm Dog Award

The Palm Dog Award is a yearly alternative award presented by the international film critics during the Cannes Film Festival.

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Palme d'Or

The Palme d'Or (Golden Palm) is the highest prize awarded at the Cannes Film Festival.

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Pierre Lescure

Pierre Lescure (born July 2, 1945), is a French journalist and television executive.

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Prize of the Ecumenical Jury

The Prize of the Ecumenical Jury (Prix du Jury Œcuménique) is an independent film award for feature films at major international film festivals since 1973.

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Queer Palm

The Queer Palm is an independently sponsored prize for selected LGBT-relevant films entered into the Cannes Film Festival.

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Shoplifters (film)

is a 2018 Japanese drama film directed, written and edited by Hirokazu Kore-eda.

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Short Film Palme d'Or

The Short Film Palme d'Or (Palme d'Or du court métrage) is the highest prize given to a short film at the Cannes Film Festival.

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Sophia Loren

Sofia Villani Scicolone, known as Sophia Loren, Dame of the Grand Cross, O.M.R.I. (born 20 September 1934) is an Italian film actress and singer.

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The Washington Post

The Washington Post is a major American daily newspaper founded on December 6, 1877.

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Thierry Frémaux

Thierry Frémaux (born 29 May 1960) is the director of the Institut Lumière, of the Lumière Film Festival and of the Cannes Film Festival.

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Trophée Chopard

Trophée Chopard (English: "Chopard Trophy") is awarded by a jury of professionals to two young actors in order to recognise and encourage their career.

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Un Certain Regard

Un Certain Regard is a section of the Cannes Film Festival's official selection.

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Venice Film Festival

The Venice Film Festival or Venice International Film Festival (Mostra Internazionale d'Arte Cinematografica della Biennale di Venezia, "International Exhibition of Cinematographic Art of the Venice Biennale") is the oldest film festival in the world and one of the "Big Three" film festivals, alongside the Cannes Film Festival and Berlin International Film Festival.

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Villa Domergue

The Villa Domergue is a historic mansion in Cannes.

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Vulcan Award

The Vulcan Award of the Technical Artist (Prix Vulcain de l’Artiste Technicien) is an independent film award created in 2003.

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William Morrow and Company

William Morrow and Company is an American publishing company founded by William Morrow in 1926.

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World War II

World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.

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1946 Cannes Film Festival

The 1st annual Cannes Film Festival was held from 20 September to 5 October 1946.

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2018 Cannes Film Festival

The 71st annual Cannes Film Festival was held from 8 to 19 May 2018.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cannes_Film_Festival

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