The 2020 Official Selection consists of 56 films.
This Selection is here, and it’s a beautiful one. Even though movie theatres have been shut for three months - for the first time since the invention of film screening by the Lumière Brothers on December 28, 1895 - this Selection reflects that cinema is more alive than ever.
The 2021 César Awards: accolades for Cannes 2020 Official Selection
On Friday 12 March, the 46th César Awards ceremony celebrated the films that defined 2020.
Garnering a total of 40 nominations and 4 awards, the Official Selection 2020 shined once again!
Submission of films for Cannes 2021 is now open!
You can collect all the information you need to submit your film on the Festival de Cannes official website.
The 74th Festival de Cannes will take place from 6 to 17 July, 2021.
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Official Selection 2020...
The Festival de Cannes revealed its 2020 Official Selection on 3 June. We are delighted to now showcase the films that the Selection Committee loved and selected.
26th Lumières Awards: seven awards for Cannes films!
At the traditional ceremony for the Académie des Lumières awards on Monday, 19th January, 5 films from the 2020 Official Selection garnered 7 of the 13 awards!
The films will be stamped with the Cannes 2020 logo, and we'll be bringing them to life in cinemas, festivals, here, there and everywhere.
We'll be supporting them physically, digitally and in the media.
In short: we'll be there!
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