Cannes 2023: Schedule, Venue, Guestlist, Jury and More

The most anticipated film festival of the year is here. The 76th edition of the 2032 Cannes Film Festival is currently underway, taking place from May 16 to 27, 2023. The festival will be held at the Palais des Festivals et des Congrès in Cannes, France.

The festival opened with the premiere of the French period drama. Joan of Barry, directed by Maïwenn. The film stars Johnny Depp as King Louis XV of France and Louis Garrel as his advisor Guillaume du Barry. It is Depp’s first major film after his lengthy defamation trial with his ex-wife Amber Heard.

After the premiere of Joan of Barry, The film’s star, Depp, received a seven-minute ovation.

Johnny Depp receives a rapturous ovation as he enters the Palace for the premiere of ‘Jeanne du Barry’. #Cannes2023

– Ramin Setoodeh (@RaminSetoodeh)
May 16, 2023

Cannes 2023: venue and calendar

The 2023 Cannes Film Festival will be held at the Palais des Festivals et des Congrès in Cannes, France.

Here is the official festival schedule:

  • May 17: Monster, Homecoming/Le Retour
  • May 18: Monster, Homecoming/Le Retour, Black Files
  • May 19: Black Flies, Kuru Otlar Ustune, The Zone of Interest, Les Filles D’olfa (Four Daughters)
  • May 20: The Zone of Interest, Les Filles D’olfa (Four Daughters), Banel E Adama, May December
  • May 21: Banel E Adama, May December, Anatomie D’une Chute (Anatomy of a Fall), Firebrand
  • May 22: Anatomie D’une Chute, Firebrand, Kuoleet Lehdet (Les Feuilles Mortes / Fallen Leaves), Club Zero
  • May 23: Kuoleet Lehdet, Club Zero, Asteroid City, Rapito
  • May 24: Asteroid City, Rapito, La Passion De Dodin Bouffant, A Brighter Tomorrow
  • May 25: La Passion De Dodin Bouffant, A Brighter Tomorrow, Perfect Days, Last Summer
  • May 26: Perfect Days, Last Summer, The Chimera, The Old Oak
  • May 27: Closing Ceremony, Elementary

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Cannes 2023: Jury

The jury is chaired by the Swedish filmmaker Ruben Östlund. Östlund is known for his films The Square and Force Majeure and has won the Palme d’Or twice, once in 2017 and again in 2022. The other members of the jury are:

  • Brie Larson
  • Pablo Dano
  • Julia Ducournau
  • Damian Szifron
  • Rungano Nyoni
  • Maryam Touzani
  • Atiq Rahimi

The festival will close with the premiere of the American science fiction film Elemental, directed by Chloé Zhao. The film stars Salma Hayek, Gemma Chan and Kit Harington.

Cannes 2023: when and where to watch

The festival will take place from May 16 to 27. The opening and closing ceremonies, as well as the Cannes Film Awards, can be watched for free on France 2, France 3 and France 5, and all of them can be broadcast live on French Television.

The Cannes Film Festival is an annual film festival held in Cannes, France. It is one of the most prestigious film festivals in the world and is considered the most important film festival in Europe. The festival was founded in 1946 and is held annually in May. It is an important showcase for new films from around the world and has a number of awards, including the Palme d’Or, considered the highest honor in cinema.

The Cannes Film Festival is a major event in the world of cinema and is attended by filmmakers, actors, actresses, directors, producers and other members of the film industry from all over the world. The festival is also a major tourist attraction, attracting thousands of people to Cannes each year.

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