73rd edition

Vaurien (Rascal), violence has no face according to Peter Dourountzis

Peter Dourountzis’ debut film is a gripping social thriller featuring the character Djé, a serial killer with an angelic face played by Pierre Deladonchamps, who is both remarkable and disturbing in his portrayal and shows us there is no such thing as monsters. The film decons...
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Replay: announcement of the Official Selection 2021!

On June, 3rd, at 11am, Pierre Lescure and Thierry Frémaux presented the Official Selection 2021 during the traditional annual event attended by the French and international press   Click here for the REPLAY and all the regularly updated related news.
74th edition

The films of the Official Selection 2021

On Thursday 3 June at 11am, Pierre Lescure and Thierry Frémaux presented the Official Selection of the 74th Festival de Cannes at the UGC Normandie in Paris. Discover the list of selected films in Competition, Un Certain Regard, Out of Competition, Midnight Screenings, Cannes Premiè...
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"We will promote films with the Cannes 2020 Official Selection logo, showcasing them in cinemas, festivals – here, there, and everywhere. We will support and nurture them, physically, digitally, and in the media. We will be there for them every step of the way."


Having scooped hundreds of international prizes, awards, and nominations, the 73rd edition's films succeeded in leaving their mark on the film scene, despite this year's cinema closures. They are now ready to be (re)discovered by audiences.

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discovers and showcases top quality films which enhance the development of cinema, promotes the development of the global film industry and celebrates the 7th art worldwide.
of discovering new films
of world premier screenings
represented in 2019 by 40,000 accredited festival-goers
12500Film Professionals
gathered at the Marché du Film
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to welcome the cream of creativity in the cinema