Here is our official coverage of various international film festivals from Cannes, France to the Los Angeles film fest, AFI Fest, etc …

Film Festivals

AFI Fest 2012

AFI Fest 2012

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The AFI Festival was taking place from November 1st to November 8th in Hollywood at venues including Grauman’s Chinese theatre and the Egyptian theatre. Free tickets were available on the official website and at the box office. Bernardo Bertolucci is this year’s artistic director, presenting classics such as Murnau’s Sunrise, Jean Renoir’s Rules of the Game and Jean-Luc Godard’s Vivre […]

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LA Film Festival 2012

LA Film Festival 2012

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The 17th L.A. Film Festival was taking place from June 14th to June 24th at LA Live, downtown Los Angeles. This year’s guest director was William Friedkin (The Exorcist, French Connection, To Live & Die in L.A.) while  artists in residence included award-winning film composer Danny Elfman, Ink Chef Michael Voltaggio & Granny award winning musician Raphael Saadiq.  Screenwriters Aaron Sorkin […]

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Cannes Film Festival 2012

Cannes Film Festival 2012

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The 2012 Cannes Film Festival (65th edition) was taking place from May 16th to May 27th in Cannes, France. >> Check out the Cannes film festival blog for festival pictures, recap & more. The president of the jury was Italian filmmaker Nanni Moretti who won the Palme d’or in 2001 for The Son’s Room. The jury also included actress/director Hiam Abbass, […]

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Cannes Film Festival 2002 – 2011

Cannes Film Festival 2002 – 2011

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Plume Noire has been covering the Cannes Film Festival since 2002. Here is our coverage of the festival from 2002 to 2011, which is located in our archive, on our old site: Cannes 2011 Cannes 2010 Cannes 2009 Cannes 2008 Cannes 2007 Cannes 2006 Cannes 2005 Cannes 2004 Cannes 2003 Cannes 2002  

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History of the Cannes film festival

History of the Cannes film festival

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Festival de Cannes is the premiere showcase for the International film industry. Every year the festival attracts the best in cinema from around the world. The history this festival dates back to the 1930’s, created in the ashes of a dream and forged in the fires of war-torn Europe. Pre and Post war Era Throughout most of the 1930’s, The […]

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AFI Fest 2002 – 2011

AFI Fest 2002 – 2011

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Plume Noire has been covering AFI Fest since 2002. Check out below our coverage from 2002 to 2011, which is archived on our old site: AFI Fest 2011 AFI Fest 2010 AFI Fest 2009 AFI Fest 2008 AFI Fest 2007 AFI Fest 2006 AFI Fest 2005 AFI Fest 2004 AFI Fest 2003 AFI Fest 2002    

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LA Film Fest 2002 – 2011

LA Film Fest 2002 – 2011

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Plume Noire has been covering the LA film festival since 2002. For coverage from 2002 to 2011, check the pages below, which are archived on our old site: LA Film Fest 2011 LA Film Fest  2010 LA Film Fest 2009 LA Film Fest 2008 LA Film Fest 2007 LA Film Fest 2006 LA Film Fest 2005 LA Film Fest 2004 LA Film Fest 2003

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