The 2013 Cannes Film Fest in
The local filmmakers and film lovers were cheering a hometown director and his cast for a movie with a French title that took the top award at the Finale (Sunday, May 26th) at the Cannes Film Fest.
|Courtesy The Cannes Film Festival|
The Grand Prix went to the Coen brothers' "Inside Llewyn Davis." Written and directed by Joel and Ethan Coen, the movie is about a rising folk singer who goes by Llewyn Davis (Oscar Isaac) as struggles through the folk music challenge in
The International Film Festival was created on the initiative of Jean Zay, Minister for Education and Fine Arts, who was keen to establish an international cultural event in
The first edition of the Festival was originally set to be held in Cannes in 1939 under the presidency of Louis Lumière. However, it was not until over a year after the war ended that it finally took place, on
→ The Festival de Cannes, which is managed by a Board of Directors, was registered as an “Association loi de 1901” (or non-profit association in
For updates and the rest of the winners and films featured visit: http://www.festival-cannes.fr/en/archives/inCompetition.html
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