At the Pan-African Film and Television Festival of Ouagadougou, or FESPACO, African cinema has freed itself from Western models, with women leading the way.
14 Nov 2021
Stories of courage, specifically about women, are the theme of a special festival organised this weekend by Amnesty International in Paris. For three days, the curtain will go up on the 12th Cinema and Human Rights Festival. The event invites moviegoers and activists to watch a series of short and longer films and then debate their content. In Perspective, we spoke to coordinator Ievgeniia Sokova.
6 Sep 2021
It’s a cinematic snapshot of the United States, brought to you from the breezy shores of Deauville, Normandy. The annual American Film Festival returns this year, complete with stars on the red carpet after the previous edition was scaled down due to the pandemic.
8 Jul 2021
It’s been more than two years in the making: the Cannes Film Festival has opened after a pandemic-prompted hiatus in 2020.
15 Dec 2020
IOM Organised Film Festival against irregular migration
10 Nov 2019
K-Cinema comes to Paris at the annual Korean film festival
8 Sep 2019
Extraordinary jewelry is a fixture at the Venice Film Festival. Here's a review of the most exquisite gems from years past, worn by festival regulars such as Naomi Watts and Natalie Portman.
10 Mar 2019
Held in Burkina Faso, the FESPACO film festival showcased talent from across the region and gave Rwandan film director Joel Karekezi the top award.
20 May 2017
International superstar Rihanna walks the red carpet wearing a stunning white creation, as she arrives for the screening of the film 'Okja' at the 70th edition of the Cannes Film Festival. She is joined by international movie stars and fashion models.
1 May 2017
Cannes Palme d'Or trophy will be encrusted with 167 diamonds for the 70th anniversary of the prestigious film festival.