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The Don’t Worry Darling press tour is a disaster – but Fifty Shades of Grey’s was even worse

Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson were mortified, author EL James was furious; and director Sam Taylor-Johnson refused to watch her own film Film promotion: we all know the drill. Regardless of whether the closest we will ever come to Cannes is the tuna in the kitchen cupboard, we’re still fully appraised of red carpet etiquette.

telegraph.co.uk ,  1 day ago 0
The Don’t Worry Darling press tour is a disaster – but Fifty Shades of Grey’s was even worse

George Osborne targets Europe in venture capital deals push

The former chancellor is looking for new opportunities, particularly in fintech George Osborne is on the hunt for deals in Europe, as his US-based investment firm joins the rush of North American money flowing into the continent. The former chancellor appeared at a private markets conference in Cannes this week, telling attendees that he was looking to ink investments in early growth-stage businesses.

fnlondon.com ,  1 day ago 0
George Osborne targets Europe in venture capital deals push

Tyson Fury wears full Gypsy King outfit in Cannes with wife Paris as pair go on history walk and relax by beach

TYSON FURY has been pictured becoming the literal Gypsy King as he donned a full branded outfit while on holiday. Fury and wife Paris are holidaying in the French City of Cannes and were pictured enjoying a history walk. Paris posted pictures of the pair to her Instagram page.

thesun.co.uk ,  2 days ago 2
Tyson Fury wears full Gypsy King outfit in Cannes with wife Paris as pair go on history walk and relax by beach

The Best Red Carpet Looks From the Toronto International Film Festival

After more than a week’s worth of star-studded film premieres, Q&As, and after-parties at the annual Toronto International Film Festival, it’s time to take a look at some of the event’s best fashion moments. On par with the glitzy affairs in Venice and Cannes, the Toronto lineup saw loads of Hollywood A-listers come out in style for the red carpet.

vogue.com ,  5 days ago 0
The Best Red Carpet Looks From the Toronto International Film Festival

Down with the rich! Class rage fuels new wave of ‘us v them’ films and plays

From Triangle of Sadness and Parasite to The Maid, audiences are revelling tales of inter-class violence that draw on growing discontent at inequality A luxury berth on a superyacht might seem a good place to unwind. But cinema audiences will feel rather differently about the appeal of this sort of private cruise after watching Triangle of Sadness, the top prizewinner at the Cannes film festival.

theguardian.com ,  7 days ago 1
Down with the rich! Class rage fuels new wave of ‘us v them’ films and plays

Campsite Chilling On The French Riviera – NICE!

There is something perversely invigorating about not having a tv for 10 days….even if the seductive call of broadband does allow you to plug into your pc and a Netflix movie after everyone has turned in for the night! Welcome to glamping Eurocamp style and the joys of the French Riviera which, by any other name, embraces the likes of St Tropez, Cannes, St Raphael, Nice, a multitude of other picture postcard villes and, of course, near ‘neighbour’ Monaco with its ever-famous Monte Carlo Casino.

yorkshiretimes.co.uk ,  7 days ago 0
Campsite Chilling On The French Riviera – NICE!

‘Triangle of Sadness’ Director Dedicates Emotional North American Premiere in Toronto to Late Star Charlbi Dean Two Weeks After Her Death

Popular on Variety Ruben Östlund and the cast of “Triangle of Sadness” convened for the first time since the sudden, shocking death of the film’s young star Charlbi Dean. The satirical dark comedy, which won the Palme d’Or in Cannes just four months ago, had its North American premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival on Tuesday night — just 15 days since the 32-year-old Dean died of an unexpected illness in New York on Aug. 29.

variety.com ,  10 days ago 0
‘Triangle of Sadness’ Director Dedicates Emotional North American Premiere in Toronto to Late Star Charlbi Dean Two Weeks After Her Death

Leading New Wave film director Jean-Luc Godard dies aged 91

Franco-Swiss director revolutionised post-war cinema His films took new approach to sex, violence and more Work inspired peers all over the world, including Tarantino Godard died at home in assisted suicide -media PARIS, Sept 13 (Reuters) - Film director Jean-Luc Godard, the godfather of France's New Wave cinema who pushed cinematic boundaries and inspired iconoclastic directors decades after his 1960s heyday, died on Tuesday aged 91, his family and producers said.

reuters.com ,  11 days ago 2
Leading New Wave film director Jean-Luc Godard dies aged 91

TIFF: Why Film Festivals Are Ditching Digital Screenings

Online screenings and digital premieres were a lifeline during COVID but as festivals return, digital solutions are being phased out. "The hybrid model just doesn't work." Film festivals are back in style. After two years of COVID-19 restrictions, the return of the in-person A-list fests film has reminded all of us of what we’re missing with all those pared-back, socially distant, or online-only replacement events.

hollywoodreporter.com ,  13 days ago 1
TIFF: Why Film Festivals Are Ditching Digital Screenings

Toronto Hot List: Jane Fonda-Lily Tomlin Reunion and YA Best-Seller Heading to Market

There will be few big sales titles available at TIFF this year, but a smattering of films packing serious star power and prestige potential could make big waves in shallow waters. With few big sales titles available at TIFF this year — a Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin two-hander and Lin-Manuel Miranda-produced YA feature excepted — business coming out of the 2022 Toronto International Film Festival looks muted at best.

hollywoodreporter.com ,  17 days ago 0
Toronto Hot List: Jane Fonda-Lily Tomlin Reunion and YA Best-Seller Heading to Market

Toronto Film Festival

At a time when Canadian film is under fire for its lack of diversity, Clement Virgo has always been a step ahead. Having arrived in Canada from his native Jamaica at age 11, Virgo in 1995 screened his feature directorial debut, Rude, about three characters struggling for inner city redemption in 1990s Toronto, at Cannes […]

hollywoodreporter.com ,  17 days ago 0
Toronto Film Festival

Cannes weekend: A 48 hour stay in this French Riviera jewel

CANNES is best known for the iconic film festival that brings stars on the big screen from all over the world together. However, I spent the weekend in the French Riviera destination to see what else this city has to offer. The annual Cannes Film Festival places a spotlight on this French city and I was lucky enough to be invited to experience the resort town’s sandy beaches, stunning islands and cuisine.

express.co.uk ,  23 days ago 0
Cannes weekend: A 48 hour stay in this French Riviera jewel

Charlbi Dean was a true star-in-the-making. Her loss is a huge one

The Triangle of Sadness actor, who has died aged 32, had a singular style and enormous promise There is always a strange, shocking intensity and unreality in the early death of a beautiful young star - I felt it earlier this year at the untimely loss of the French movie actor Gaspard Ulliel, and perhaps even more so with the sad news about the South African model and actor Charlbi Dean, dead at just 32 years old.

theguardian.com ,  25 days ago 0
Charlbi Dean was a true star-in-the-making. Her loss is a huge one

“Europe Is Burning” – Can Film Fests Adapt to Climate Change?

A summer of severe weather prompts calls for urgent action: "The industry will need to rethink the way we do everything because this is the new normal now." Usually, when attending a major international film festival, the thoughts one has on the weather are limited to the question of what clothes to bring.

hollywoodreporter.com ,  26 days ago 0
“Europe Is Burning” – Can Film Fests Adapt to Climate Change?

Sir Elton John leaves diners speechless as he gives surprise sneak-peek at new track

Chart icons Sir Elton John and Britney Spears are teaming up for a song called Hold Me Closer, and lucky diners at a restaurant in France got to listen to it early Sir Elton John stunned diners at a Cannes restaurant when he treated them to a sneak peek at his upcoming collaboration with Britney Spears.

dailystar.co.uk ,  1 month ago 6
Sir Elton John leaves diners speechless as he gives surprise sneak-peek at new track

Elton John shares Britney Spears collaboration Hold Me Closer in 'sneak peek' DJ footage

Sir Elton John has teased his upcoming collaboration with Britney Spears with a "sneak peek" video clip of a DJ playing the track. The stars' new song Hold Me Closer is due to be released later this week and marks Spears' much-anticipated return to making music.

blackcountryradio.co.uk ,  1 month ago 0
Elton John shares Britney Spears collaboration Hold Me Closer in 'sneak peek' DJ footage

Cannes Winner Marco Martins’ ‘Great Yarmouth’ Boarded by LevelK (EXCLUSIVE)

Popular on Variety Danish international sales and aggregation outfit LevelK has boarded the thought-provoking drama “Great Yarmouth: Provisional Figures” by award-winning Portuguese director Marco Martins, which world premieres in main competition at next month’s San Sebastian Film Festival. Hailed by Variety as “a powerful study of intense grief,” Martin’s debut feature, “Alice,” won the Prix Regards Jeune at Cannes in 2005.

variety.com ,  1 month ago 0
Cannes Winner Marco Martins’ ‘Great Yarmouth’ Boarded by LevelK (EXCLUSIVE)

Princess Yachts to reveal newest superyacht to rich and famous on the French Riviera

Plymouth company will showcase eight vessels at Cannes and details of 25m Y80 motor boat due to be ready in 2023 Plymouth’s Princess Yachts is to showcase eight vessels at the world-famous Cannes Yachting Festival including details of a new 80-foot model which will be launched in 2023.

plymouthherald.co.uk ,  1 month ago 6
Princess Yachts to reveal newest superyacht to rich and famous on the French Riviera

Elton John teases Britney Spears collaboration by singing it at a Cannes restaurant

'Hold Me Closer' arrives this coming Friday Elton John has surprised diners at Cannes restaurant La Guérite by playing a segment of his forthcoming collaborative single with Britney Spears, ‘Hold Me Closer’. John’s Instagram page livestreamed the singer heading to a DJ booth at the restaurant, greeting the DJs and then getting them to play the single.

nme.com ,  1 month ago 0
Elton John teases Britney Spears collaboration by singing it at a Cannes restaurant

Love Island's Coco Lodge sets pulses racing in plunging black swimsuit, £520 Prada bucket hat and £1,000 YSL heels as she soaks up the sun in Cannes

Love Island's Coco Lodge looked incredible as she soaked up the sun in Cannes on Monday after enjoying a hen party with pals. The stunner, 27, put on a very busty display as she posed up a storm in a blunging black swimsuit. Showcasing her incredibly toned figure, Coco shielded herself from the scorching temperatures under a £520 nylon Prada bucket hat.

dailymail.co.uk ,  1 month ago 0
Love Island's Coco Lodge sets pulses racing in plunging black swimsuit, £520 Prada bucket hat and £1,000 YSL heels as she soaks up the sun in Cannes