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Celebrating its 66th edition in 2013, Cannes Film Festival will run from May 15 to 26. The festival opened with Baz Luhrman's The Great Gatsby, starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Carey Mulligan, and close with Jérôme Salle's thriller Zulu, which stars Orlando Bloom and Forest Whitaker.
Director Steven Spielberg will preside over the jury.
View Films by Strand:
- Cannes Classics
- Critics' Selection
- Directors' Fortnight
- Directors' Fortnight - Short Films
- Directors' Fortnight - Taipei Factory
- Official Competition
- Out of Competition
- Special Screenings
- Un Certain Regard
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Cannes Latest Reviews
A couple prepare to welcome guests for the evening but the atmosphere is tense.
A French actress making an anti-war film embarks on an affair with a married man.
One week in the life of a talented, failed singer/songwriter in Greenwich Village, New York, in the Sixties
An actress endeavours to convince a director of her talents so she can win a part in the play based on Sacher-Masoch's novel.
Astronauts working on Mars gradually fall prey to a mysterious force.
The director looks back at his childhood in Chile.
Unexpected news transforms an easy-going vagrant into a man bent on revenge.
One man must battle to survive after his boat sinks in the ocean.
Life changes for a professional assassin because of a witness.
A group of Guatemalan teenagers tries to make it to the US.
Cannes Film Festival Features
Cannes Film Festival News
Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara
Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent
Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses
A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle
Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988
The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable
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