Cannes

'Short Term 12' Director on Why It's Worth Getting Punched in the Face by a Troubled Teen

Christine Coco Jun | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Christine Coco Jun

These are questions that director Destin Cretton has also personally grappled with. We discussed his own eye-opening experience as a careworker at a teenage foster home and why - despite getting punched in the face - it revived his faith in humanity.

Value Of Jewels Snatched In Cannes Soars To £89 Million

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 27.09.2013 | UK

The value of jewellery and diamonds stolen from the world-famous Carlton Intercontinental Hotel in Cannes on Sunday has rocketed to a staggering £89 ...

Jewellery Worth 40 Million Euros Snatched From Hotel In Cannes

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 29.07.2013 | UK

In one of Europe's biggest heists of recent years, more than 40 million Euros (£35 million) in precious jewellery and diamonds has been stolen at gun...

A Kick Off to the 60th Cannes International Festival of Creativity: Have Fun and Make Things Matter

David Gwozdz | Posted 18.08.2013 | UK
David Gwozdz

What do we want from creativity? That's the million dollar question on stage today at the 60th Cannes International Festival of Creativity on the Cote D'Azur.

Cash and Rocket Tour, Day Two: Reaching the Right Cannes

Sarah Dean | Posted 16.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah Dean

Six hours after setting off from Barcelona Team 6 reached a very sunny Cannes in the south of France. However, not everyone on the Cash and Rocket tour arrived in such good time... One team made it to Cannes swiftly, only it was the Cannes in the north of the country. It was when they started to see signs for Paris that they realised they might have gone awry.

What We Learned at Cannes 2013

Planet Ivy | Posted 03.08.2013 | UK Entertainment
Planet Ivy

Sometimes it's easy to forget that the real purpose of Cannes is identifying the year's best films. Forget the controversy and offscreen drama - the festival still shapes the course of cinema for most of the coming year

The Week In Photos - Vote On Your Favourite Pictures

Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza, Matthew Tucker | Posted 24.05.2013 | UK

The best pictures of the week are chosen by YOU voting on our interactive slideshow. This week on our picture desk we have witnessed some truly emo...

PSY Impersonator Crashes Cannes

PA | Posted 24.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

A man pretending to be South Korean pop star PSY has managed to gatecrash the Cannes Film Festival, partying with the stars and dancing on French TV. ...

Cara Turns Down A-Lister

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

Leonardo DiCaprio is one of Hollywood's biggest heartthrobs, but it seems he can't always get what he wants... Model of the moment Cara Delevingne ...

So Eva DOES Own Pants, Then

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 21.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

After being (very) exposed as a non-knicker wearer at Cannes yesterday, Eva Longoria finally managed to find some pants to wear for a posh gala dinner...

From Brighouse to Cannes, 'Le Tour De Tan'

Paul Drury | Posted 17.07.2013 | UK Entertainment
Paul Drury

With this year's Cannes film festival now in full swing, thought it was worth sharing a Cannes travel story with a difference. In 2012, we dared to dream the impossible dream. From a wet and windy West Yorkshire all the way to the world's most glamorous film festival.

You'll Never Guess Who Em Modelled Herself On

PA | Posted 17.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

Emma Watson has told how she turned to reality TV shows like Keeping Up With The Kardashians to perfect her Hollywood accent for new movie The Bling R...

$1m Theft Of Jewellery Due To Be Loaned To Stars From Cannes Hotel Room

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 17.05.2013 | UK

In a scene reminiscent of the plot of a Hollywood movie, a $1m cache of jewellery has been stolen from a hotel room in the French city of Cannes. ...

PICTURES: 'Having The Best Time In Cannes'

PA | Posted 16.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

Emma Watson is revelling in her post-Harry Potter freedom at the Cannes Film Festival. The 23-year-old actress stars in Sofia Coppola's The Bling R...

PICTURES: Cara Cannes Steal The Show

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

Cara Delevingne has made her mark at Cannes. Britain's hottest supermodel appeared at home as she walked the red carpet for 'The Great Gatsby' prem...

Pictures Of The Day: 16th May 2013

Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza, Matthew Tucker | Posted 16.05.2013 | UK

The Huffington Post pictures of the day brings you the very best images from around the world chosen by our own photo editors, Elliot Wagland, Matthew...

PICTURES: Proof Leo DOESN'T Age

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

Leonardo DiCaprio is still getting those leading man roles, 16 years after he won our hearts in the epic romance 'Titanic' as artist Jack Dawson. ...

Leo Calls Cannes 'Insane'

PA | Posted 15.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

Leonardo DiCaprio has described the Cannes Film Festival as an "insane experience" but also hailed it as the "mecca for the world to celebrate filmmak...

Meanwhile, In France..

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.03.2013 | UK

It might be freezing blizzards in the British Isles, but across the Channel, the only ice is in the cocktails on the beach. Temperatures in the sou...

Canned Laughter Aims to Expose Reel Laughter at the Cannes Film Festival

John Fleming | Posted 19.11.2012 | UK Comedy
John Fleming

Jonathan is also half of comedy duo Teakshow. But, as well as the comedy streak running through him there is an entrepreneurial streak.

Those that Cannes, do - A look at the History and Importance of the Cannes Lions International Festival for Creativity

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 02.09.2012 | UK
Preetam Kaushik

You do not hear much about the people in advertising; the ad agencies? Yes, maybe - but hardly anything about the people.

A Job That's Forever Not Just For Life

Hugh Salmon | Posted 22.08.2012 | UK
Hugh Salmon

This week, anyone who's anyone in advertising has been basking in sunny Cannes at the International Advertising Festival.

Cannes: High Heels and Heidi Klum at amfAR

Jane Witherspoon | Posted 25.07.2012 | UK Entertainment
Jane Witherspoon

Last night was the biggest charity event on the Cannes Calendar and I had bagged one of the most sought after invitations in town. I was off to the amfAR dinner and party. The annual Cinema Against AIDS ball attracts all the A-listers and is a fantastic event for a great cause.

Tired of Cannes

Rollo Ross | Posted 25.07.2012 | UK Entertainment
Rollo Ross

It's Day 10 of Cannes and the annual festival fatigue has well and truly set in. I arrived at the press junket for the new HBO movie Hemingway and Gellhorn to find most of the other journalists there acting like doped up zombies. Even Nicole Kidman tells me how exhausted she is before my interview starts...

Golden Girl

Posted 24.05.2012 | Home

Kylie Minogue swapped her gold hotpants for a stunning gold, floor-length gown on the red carpet in Cannes last night. The pop princess was joi...