Cannes’ Palme d’Or to shine with 167 diamonds
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Cannes Palme d'Or trophy will be encrusted with 167 diamonds for the 70th anniversary of the prestigious film festival.
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"Jewelry is one of my favorite pieces of award show season looks. It really elevates the look and adds dimension," - Celebrity stylist Tara Swennen.
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Arie Esiri and Chuko Esiri, directors of the film 'Eyimofe' (This Is My Desire) talk about the making and execution of the film. They also spoke about the Berlin Film Festival and their plans for the future.
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Over the last decade, fashion films have become a cinematographic sub-category in their own right. The genre raises important questions which are now being studied at art schools: are fashion films just a new form of advertising or standalone works of art? Are they the logical extension of a brand's marketing strategy or social commentary? As the birthplace of both cinema and the textile industry, the city of Lyon is launching its first fashion film festival at Lyon 2 University. FRANCE 24 went to check
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The Cannes Film Festival is a hotspot for designer jewelry, and three brands dominate the red carpets: Chopard, Bulgari, and De Grisogono. Here's a look at the most dazzling rings, necklaces, and bracelets that celebs have taken to the south of France.
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Luxurious red carpet fashion at the Cannes Film Festival is enlivened by carefree, tropical color trends. From Uma Thurman and Charlize Theron in canary yellow, to Jane Fonda and Eva Longoria in aquamarine, here's a review of the most powerful style statements through the years.
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Unsurprisingly, classic French label Chanel is the most popular designer brand on the red carpet at Cannes. France's premiere film festival is also where we can expect to see masterful new designs from fashion houses including Elie Saab, Zuhair Murad, and Georges Hobeika.
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The Annecy Animation Film Festival in south-eastern France has one of the best settings of any cultural event in the world. The biggest gathering of cartoon lovers on the planet was due to celebrate its 60th birthday this year with prestigious guests, premieres and a spectacular programme that paid tribute to African animation. The party may be postponed because of Covid-19, but the festival has found an alternative way to exist online.
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Despite the Covid-19 pandemic, the show must go on in Venice as it prepares to host the 77th edition of the world's oldest film festival. Ongoing travel restrictions -- especially a travel ban from the United States into Europe -- mean that most Hollywood elites will be no-shows, along with actors and directors from China, India and South America.
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From masked, walled-off red carpet premieres to more female directors than ever, Eve Jackson takes us to Venice with film critic Emma Jones to bring us the highlights from the 77th Venice Film Festival, including interviews with the team behind "Pieces of a Woman", "The Duke" and "I am Greta".
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Sean Durkin’s second feature film The Nest starring Jude Law sweeps the American Film Festival in Deauville. FRANCE 24’s Genie Godula gives us an inside look at the awards ceremony and the highlights of the first big French festival to be held since the Covid lockdown.
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