From Left: Carla Bruni-Sarkozy, Melanie Thierry, Jodie Foster, Camelia Jordana, Candice Susan and Marion Cotillard pose for photographers at Cannes, France. Reuters / AP / AFP
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The jury members arrived on Monday and will give their traditional press conference on Tuesday afternoon, before embarking on their 24-film marathon.
As evening falls, stars will strut down the recycled red carpet, which has been chopped in size as part of a green makeover.
Jodie Foster, American actor and director, is guest of honour at the opening ceremony of the Cannes Film Festival, and will be presented an honorary Palme d'Or before the screening of "Annette" gets underway.
The cast of the beloved 1990s sitcom about six attractive, straight, white New Yorkers with ludicrously giant Manhattan apartments finally reunite for a much-hyped and long-delayed special. Details are under wraps, but fans can expect a “table read” of a classic episode, a recreation of the famous “Friends...”
Shooting for the new film has apparently begun. The monarch of romance and the fantasy of millions was spotted outside Yash Raj Studios in Mumbai.
"Adjustments in the festival structure, the film programming and the total number of invited films will be defined by the festival management within the coming weeks," the organisers said in a statement.
.” Her ongoing collaboration with filmmaker Sofia Coppola in “The Virgin Suicides,” “Marie Antoinette” and “The Beguiled” has resulted in some of the most notable performances of her career.
The art promoter, along with their venue partners Novotel World Trade Centre Dubai and Ibis One Central Dubai, have organised a week-long gala of art events.
In her keynote address at the fair’s Professional Publishers Programme, Sheikha Bodour commended its focus on translations which, she said, can play a key role in boosting global collaboration between publishers and within the arger publishing ecosystem.