cannes film festival

Jessica Chastain’s Cannes Festival Speech Is A Wake-Up Call

Whether it's throwing shade at actors who can't memorize their lines or getting real about the gender pay gap in Hollywood, Jessica Chastain is not one to mince words. So perhaps it isn't that surprising that Chastain called out Hollywood's female…
By Shannon Carlin

What Sofia Coppola's Cannes Win Means for Women Directors

On May 28, Sofia Coppola won the Best Director prize for her film The Beguiled at the Cannes Film Festival in France. It's a huge achievement — not only because Cannes is one of the most prestigious film festivals in the world, but because Sofia…
By Mallory Carra

You've Probably Mispronounced This Film Festival's Name

Kicking off on May 17, the 70th Annual Cannes Film Festival is finally upon us. Like Sundance, Cannes premieres some of the most critically acclaimed films movie buffs know and love each year. The event is such leader in the film arena, yet many…
By Ashley Rey

Sasha Lane Shines In The 'American Honey' Trailer

May's Cannes Film Festival premiered Andrea Arnold’s American Honey, taking home the Jury Prize and leading many to praise — and be affected by — the British director's bold fourth feature. One look at the trailer for American Honey , and you'll…
By Courtney Lindley

Blake Lively Was Inspired By Ursula At Cannes

While Blake Lively always looks like a princess on the red carpet, she has been making headlines for her insanely good Cannes attire that quite literally makes her look like she's stepped out of a fairytale. From Esmeralda to Elsa, Blake Lively’s…
By Katharine McEntee

Kendall Jenner Went Totally Sheer In Cannes

The Cannes Film Festival always brings out some pretty statement-making looks, but Kendall Jenner's sheer dress is definitely going to make your jaw drop. According to Us Weekly, the model attended the From the Land of the Moon premiere over the…
By Sienna Fantozzi

The 22 Best Beauty Looks From Cannes 2016

With their perfectly tousled hair and bright red lips, the French know how to do beauty right. So when the Cannes Film Festival rolls around and the celebs retreat to the Riviera for an 11-day film soirée, they often amp their beauty game to whole…
By Katharine McEntee

Lily-Rose Depp Proved That Co-Ords Are In Style

When I think Cannes Film Festival, I think glamorous gowns and Hollywood barrel curls. However, Lily-Rose Depp had another idea in mind when it came to dressing for the cinematic soirée. Being the trendsetter that she is, the actor opted for a…
By Katharine McEntee

Amal Went Old Hollywood At Cannes

The Cannes Film Festival always has its share of wow-worthy fashion moments, but Amal Clooney's Money Monster premiere gown might just top that list. According to The Daily Mail, the human rights lawyer walked the red carpet at her husband, George…
By Sienna Fantozzi

The Controversial Cannes Joke Missed The Mark

According to numerous reports, the 69th Cannes Film Festival opened with French comedian Laurent Lafitte telling a rape joke presumably aimed at Woody Allen. "It’s very nice that you’ve been shooting so many movies in Europe," Lafitte told the…
By Shannon Carlin

Blake Lively's Cannes Dress Looks Familiar

Given that last year she practically won the Cannes Film Festival with her fashion, it's no surprise with Blake Lively premiered Cafe Society in Cannes, according to People Magazine, in a drop-dead gorgeous gown. It was a complete princess moment…
By Sienna Fantozzi

This Film Will Give You Serious FOMO

Every year Cannes Film Festival debuts a myriad of strange films that try to push the boundaries of cinematography. After all, we've been making movies for ballpark a century now, there's only so many ways to reinvent the wheel. But now, magically,…
By Mary Grace Garis

2016 Cannes Film Festival Takes A Step Backward

In 2015, the Cannes Film Festival surprised their critics by becoming a bit more female-friendly. After earning a reputation for leaving female-directed films out of their competition, Cannes had its "Year de la Femme" with two female-helmed films…
By Shannon Carlin

Here's Why Kate Young Deserves Stylist Of The Year

While we often give celebrities loads of credit for their cool outfits, we don't always stop to think about the people who put those looks together behind-the-scenes — the stylists. Sure, A-listers are the ones who rock the latest trends, but…
By Kali Borovic

Emmys Selfies Just Got A Bit Tougher

Bad news, TV fans and fans of perfectly poised selfies: Selfie sticks are banned from the Emmy Awards on Sunday night — both the red carpet and the ceremony itself in Los Angeles' Microsoft Theater. But never fear, you'll still be able to indulge in…
By Mallory Carra

9 Female-Centric Films To Catch At NYFF

Yes, the top dollar films scheduled to open and close the New York Film Festival this year do indeed look to feed Hollywood’s insatiable appetite for the grandeur of accomplished men. But that doesn’t mean we should discount the fest altogether as a…
By Michael Arbeiter

9 Times Fan Bingbing Wore Ralph & Russo Perfectly

Is there anyone out there as fabulously stylish as Fan Bingbing? She's famous for consistently crushing it at the Cannes Film Festival (especially this year, where she stunned in everything from fairy princess Marchesa to queenly Ralph & Russo), and…
By Rosie Narasaki

Carey Mulligan Will Have A Stylish Pregnancy

Congratulations are in order as it was announced Monday that actress Carey Mulligan is pregnant with her first child! It may feel like summer, but we’ve still got a few more weeks of Spring, folks and you know what they say about April showers…
By Julia Guerra

Rashida Jones Speaks Out Against Cannes Flats Ban

Turns out, one actress has some very pointed things to say about heels. Rashida Jones has spoken out about the Cannes flats ban, becoming one of the celebs to voice her disgust at the industry's latest Red Carpet Rule, during her appearance on The…
By Jamie Cuccinelli

9 Cannes Film Festival Truths

This year I was lucky enough to attend the Cannes Film Festival for the first time. I was an intern at one of the dozens of production and distribution companies that attend the festival in hopes to sell their films to acquisition executives and…
By Anna Rose Iovine