Cannes Film Festival

Is Netflix’s haunting new ghost love story good enough to win an Oscar?

Posted by
Hannah-Rose Yee
  • Selena Gomez and Bill Murray on the Cannes 2019 red carpet
    People

    Selena Gomez finally unravels the mystery around that viral Bill Murray picture

  • Elle Fanning
    Beauty

    Cannes 2019: the best hair inspiration from the red carpet

  • Elle Fanning
    People

    Elle Fanning just exposed the dangerous side of the Cannes 2019 red carpet

Latest Stories

Kristen Stewart
Fashion

The Cannes Film Festival just tried to ban a woman for wearing flat shoes – again

How is this still happening in 2019?

Posted by
Hannah-Rose Yee
Published
Fashion

Cannes 2019: The most show-stopping red carpet looks

France's most exciting red carpet just got under way

Posted by
Billie Bhatia
Published
Bryce Dallas in Gucci at Rocketman premiere in Cannes Film Festival 2019
Fashion

Cannes 2019: What we can learn from Bryce Dallas Howard’s brilliant fashion statement

The Rocketman star wowed on the Cannes 2019 red carpet, but there was far more to her outfit than met the eye…

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
Greta Bellamacina
People

Cannes just turned a female filmmaker away because she is a mother

British director and actor Greta Bellamacina claims that she was refused entry to the festival because she was with her baby.

Posted by
Hannah-Rose Yee
Published
Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published

Cannes 2019: This director perfectly sums up why you shouldn't ask this question about sexism

"Ask the people who run film schools..."

People

The female film directors making history

Meet six agenda setting women in film

Posted by
Helen Bownass
Published
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 19: Asia Argento attends the Closing Ceremony & screening of 'The Man Who Killed Don Quixote' during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 19, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Gisela Schober/Getty Images)
People

“In 1997, I was raped here by Harvey Weinstein”: Asia Argento’s powerful Cannes speech, in full

The actress has condemned all those who “covered up” Weinstein’s crimes

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
Visible Women

Bumble is offering £20,000 to five aspiring female filmmakers

Got a brilliant idea for a female-focused short film? Here’s how to get it funded.

Posted by
Moya Crockett
Published
People

The best A-list Instagrams from the week so far

From Lupita Nyong’o’s sibling snap to Blake Lively’s proud moment...

Posted by
Nicola Rachel Colyer
Published
Life

Is there really a ban on women wearing flats on the Cannes red carpet?

Kristen Stewart is the latest actor to rebel against the heels-only rule – but does it really exist?

Posted by
Moya Crockett
Published
Visible Women

Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 14/5/18

Feminist war film wins plaudits at Cannes, tribute pour in for Tessa Jowell, and more

Posted by
Moya Crockett
Published
Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published

Salma Hayek knows exactly why Harvey Weinstein targeted her and Lupita Nyong’o

“It is a well-known fact that, if you are a woman of colour, people believe in you less”

cannes film festival instagrams
People

The best A-list Instagrams from the week so far

From Cannes Film Festival to Victoria Beckham’s family affair...

Posted by
Nicola Rachel Colyer
Published
Visible Women

The cast of Jessica Chastain’s new woman-led spy film is unbelievably good

Just take our money already.

Posted by
Moya Crockett
Published
Visible Women

Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 9/5/18

Banned lesbian love story makes its Cannes debut, Google bans Ireland abortion referendum ads, and more

Posted by
Moya Crockett
Published
People

Cate Blanchett defends Cannes Film Festival’s lack of female directors

“There are several women in competition, and they’re not there because of their gender.”

Posted by
Susan Devaney
Published
Visible Women

Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 30/4/18

Cannes Film Festival launches sexual assault helpline, MP Penny Mordaunt adds women and equalities to her role and more.

Posted by
Stylist Team
Published
Life

Cannes film festival announces a female-majority jury

From Kristen Stewart to Ava DuVernay.

Posted by
Susan Devaney
Published
Posted by
Susan Devaney
Published

Cannes Film Festival is making big feminist changes thanks to Jessica Chastain

Chastain made them understand the importance of the “female gaze”.

People

Sofia Coppola makes history at the Cannes Film Festival

A triumph for women in the industry?

Posted by
Nicola Rachel Colyer
Published