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Cannes Film Festival 2014

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Doc pays homage to political cartoonists around the world

‘Cartoonists, Foot Soldiers of Democracy’ examines the work of 12 political cartoonists from around the world, who often put their lives at risk to

‘Cartoonists, Foot Soldiers of Democracy’ examines the work of 12 political cartoonists from around the world, who often put their lives at risk to

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Cannes boost for 'Bridges of Sarajevo'

Given a special out-of-competition screening at Cannes, ‘Bridges of Sarajevo’ is a collective documentary of 13 shorts by European directors

Given a special out-of-competition screening at Cannes, ‘Bridges of Sarajevo’ is a collective documentary of 13 shorts by European directors

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Timothy Spall speaks to euronews about 'Best Actor' win at Cannes

Eighteen years after he co-starred in ‘Secrets and Lies’ which won the Palme d’Or at Cannes, Timothy Spall has taken home yet another prize from the

Eighteen years after he co-starred in ‘Secrets and Lies’ which won the Palme d’Or at Cannes, Timothy Spall has taken home yet another prize from the

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Ceylan reveals what the Palm d'Or means for him and for Turkey

The winners have been announced at the 2014 Cannes film festival and the top priz, the Palm d’Or, went to Turkish film director Nuri Bilge Ceylan

The winners have been announced at the 2014 Cannes film festival and the top priz, the Palm d’Or, went to Turkish film director Nuri Bilge Ceylan

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Xavier Dolan's film 'Mommy' hailed at Cannes Film Festival

At the premiere of director Xavier Dolan’s latest movie ‘Mommy’ the audience broke into spontaneous applause. The 25-year-old was honoured with the

At the premiere of director Xavier Dolan’s latest movie ‘Mommy’ the audience broke into spontaneous applause. The 25-year-old was honoured with the

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Cannes winners announced

The prizes have been awarded at the Cannes film festival and the coveted top prize, the Palme d’Or, went to Winter Sleep, a Turkish film directed by

The prizes have been awarded at the Cannes film festival and the coveted top prize, the Palme d’Or, went to Winter Sleep, a Turkish film directed by

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'Winter's Sleep' wins Cannes Palme D'or

“And the Palme D’or goes to ‘Winter’s Sleep’ by Nuri Bilge Ceylan,” announced Head Judge Jane Campion at the star-studded ceremony on

“And the Palme D’or goes to ‘Winter’s Sleep’ by Nuri Bilge Ceylan,” announced Head Judge Jane Campion at the star-studded ceremony on

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Cannes doc: hockey used for Cold War propaganda

‘Red Army’ is the story of the Soviet Union’s world dominance in ice hockey during the Cold War and how it was used as a propaganda tool. An

‘Red Army’ is the story of the Soviet Union’s world dominance in ice hockey during the Cold War and how it was used as a propaganda tool. An

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Controversy in Cannes as the film 'The Search' is booed and cheered

Actress Sharon Stone brought her brand of glamour to Cannes on Wednesday, but apart from the expected red carpet-full of stars there was also a touch

Actress Sharon Stone brought her brand of glamour to Cannes on Wednesday, but apart from the expected red carpet-full of stars there was also a touch

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Dardennes strike Cannes gold with "Two days, one night"

All bets are off for the best actress prize at Cannes after the Dardenne brothers took to the red carpet with their stars for their new film, “Two

All bets are off for the best actress prize at Cannes after the Dardenne brothers took to the red carpet with their stars for their new film, “Two

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Syrian cell phone war doc humbles Cannes

‘Silvered Water, Syria self-portrait’ is based on amateur footage from the siege of Homs. Screened out-of-competition at the Cannes Festival, it

‘Silvered Water, Syria self-portrait’ is based on amateur footage from the siege of Homs. Screened out-of-competition at the Cannes Festival, it

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'Timbuktu' wows critics at Cannes

‘Timbuktu’ by French-Mauritanian director Abderrahmane Sissako has been given a warm welcome by critics at the Cannes Film Festival. It is a

‘Timbuktu’ by French-Mauritanian director Abderrahmane Sissako has been given a warm welcome by critics at the Cannes Film Festival. It is a

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Expendables stars action-packed Cannes arrival

Armoured personnel carriers rolled down the beachfront in Cannes on Sunday (May 18), as Sylvester Stallone led an invasion of action stars to

Armoured personnel carriers rolled down the beachfront in Cannes on Sunday (May 18), as Sylvester Stallone led an invasion of action stars to

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Cannes honours award-winning Bosnian director

Award-winning Bosnian director Danis Tanović has been honoured at the Cannes Film Festival with the European Commission’s MEDIA award. It was

Award-winning Bosnian director Danis Tanović has been honoured at the Cannes Film Festival with the European Commission’s MEDIA award. It was

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Bosnian film-maker Tanovic awarded EU prize at Cannes

Oscar-winning Bosnian director Danis Tanovic will be adding another prize to his trophy cabinet after this year’s Cannes Film Festival. Tanovic was

Oscar-winning Bosnian director Danis Tanovic will be adding another prize to his trophy cabinet after this year’s Cannes Film Festival. Tanovic was

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'Welcome to New York' gets an orgy of publicity at Cannes premiere

Not in official competition, ‘Welcome to New York’, the film said to be inspired by the downfall of former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn, was the

Not in official competition, ‘Welcome to New York’, the film said to be inspired by the downfall of former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn, was the

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France: Cannes to screen controversial DSK movie

A controversial film inspired by the downfall of Dominique Strauss Kahn, the former head of the International Monetary Fund, is being screened in

A controversial film inspired by the downfall of Dominique Strauss Kahn, the former head of the International Monetary Fund, is being screened in

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Mike Leigh vies for 2nd Palme d'Or in Cannes

British director Mike Leigh is in the running for a second Palme d’Or at the Cannes Film Festival with ‘Mr Turner’, based on the life of English

British director Mike Leigh is in the running for a second Palme d’Or at the Cannes Film Festival with ‘Mr Turner’, based on the life of English

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Cannes Film Festival 2014: video and picture montage

[View the story “Cannes Film Festival 2014” on Storify]Cannes Film Festival 2014Video and pictures as stars arrive for the opening ceremony of Cannes

[View the story “Cannes Film Festival 2014” on Storify]Cannes Film Festival 2014Video and pictures as stars arrive for the opening ceremony of Cannes

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Cannes festival: 'Wild Tales' the odd one out

It’s the most unexpected selection of the lot: 'Wild Tales' by Argentinian director Damián Szifrón is competing for the Palme d’Or in this year’s

It’s the most unexpected selection of the lot: 'Wild Tales' by Argentinian director Damián Szifrón is competing for the Palme d’Or in this year’s