Sunday, Dec 21, 2014

Full Coverage : CANNES 2014


The Cannes International Film Festival is one of the most prestigious festivals in the world, showcasing beautiful cinema belonging to various different genres and languages from around the world. The festival which is by-invitation-only has seen the likes of Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Amitabh Bachchan, Mallika Sherawat, Irrfan Khan and Sonam Kapoor among others from India.

Indian Express surfers vote Aishwarya Rai Bachchan as best dressed at Cannes 2014

Indian Express surfers vote Aishwarya Rai Bachchan as best dressed at Cannes 2014

According to an online poll by Indian Express, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is the winner hands-down when it comes to best-dressed Indian beauties at Cannes 2014.

Julianne Moore wins best actress at Cannes

Julianne Moore won the best actress prize at Cannes for her role in “Maps to the Stars”.

Britain’s Timothy Spall wins best actor at Cannes

British actor Timothy Spall claimed the best actor prize at the Cannes Film Festival for his role in a lush historical portrait of painter JMW Turner, by director Mike Leigh. “Mr Turner” stars the 57-year-old Spall, credited with blazing a trail for modern art of the time, in a grunting,snorting, spitting, womanising, warts-and-all performance that […]

Bennett Miller of US wins best director at Cannes
May 25, 2014

Bennett Miller scooped up the best director award at the Cannes Film Festival for “Foxcatcher”.

Cannes 2014: Turkish drama ‘Winter Sleep’ wins Palme d’Or

Director Nuri Bilge Ceylan accepted the award, handed out by Quentin Tarantino and Uma Thurman at the French Riviera festival

I made Aishwarya Rai Bachchan look good at amfAR gala, says husband Abhishek Bachchan
May 23, 2014

Abhishek Bachchan takes credit for all the praise that is being showered on his beautiful wife, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan.

Cannes 2014: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan at amfAR gala with husband Abhishek

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, who is at Cannes 2014, finally got to walk the red carpet with the most important man in her life – her husband Abhishek Bachchan at the amfAR gala on Thursday (May 22).

Cannes 2014: Indian beauties Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Sonam Kapoor wowed with their sartorial choices

Ash stunned in both her Roberto Cavalli gowns but that golden fishtail deserves a special mention because she was absolutely smokin’ in it.

Abhishek Bachchan set for amfAR gala with his ‘Mrs’ – Aishwarya at Cannes 2014
May 22, 2014

Actor Abhishek Bahchcan is all set to host the amfAR (The Foundation for AIDS Research) gala dinner at Cannes.

Abhishek Bachchan joins wife Aishwarya Rai, daughter Aaradhya at Cannes 2014

Seeing the family, holding them in your arms is the greatest cure, tweets Abhishek Bachchan after joining wife Aishwarya, daughter Aaradhya at Cannes.

Cannes 2014: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan rocks the red carpet once again in Cavalli

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan once again went the mermaid-cut route with an embellished Roberto Cavalli gown.

Aishwarya Rai outshines herself at Cannes 2014, silences critics with jaw-dropping appearance
May 21, 2014

With 2014, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan marked her thirteenth year at the annual prestigious Cannes Film Festival.

Sonam Kapoor ready for gay Bollywood film

Sonam Kapoor believes if gays are depicted on film, it could help bring change in her country.

Cannes 2014: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan finally walks the red carpet, stuns in golden Roberto Cavalli fishtail gown

Aishwarya Rai made up for the long wait as she strutted down the French Riviera looking majestic.

Cannes 2014: I’m just trying to not be in stupid gossip magazines, says Robert Pattinson
May 20, 2014

For the past year, Robert Pattinson has been trying to disappear. He says he’s been actively avoiding having his photo taken, trying to erase a tabloid persona.

Cannes Film Festival: Jessica Chastain on Eleanor Rigby, Cannes

Years ago at a film festival, Jessica Chastain saw a short by Ned Benson and chased him down to say she wanted to work with him.

Wind bedevils Jessica Chastain, Cheryl Cole’s outfits on the carpet

Jessica Chastain came to the ‘Foxcatcher’ premiere in a flowing purple gown, while Cheryl Cole opted for a strapless black dress.

Cannes Film Festival: Sonam Kapoor goes traditional in Anamika Khanna couture design

Sonam Kapoor was elegant in pale pink Anamika Khanna sari dress.

Jessica Chastain’s Marilyn Monroe moment at Cannes red carpet

A stiff breeze made conditions challenging for the glamour girls walking the Cannes red carpet Monday.

Indian pavilion at Cannes was hub of networking, says Kamal Haasan
May 19, 2014

“It is important that the filmmakers of today find the right people to connect with,” he said.

Pamela Anderson reveals molestation horror

“My first boyfriend in grade nine decided it would be funny to gang rape me with six of his friends.”

Cannes fashion diary: Aishwarya, Sonam, Freida, Mallika stole the show

Actress Sonam Kapoor and Freida Pinto have stunned their admirers at Cannes red carpet.

Never thought my movie ‘Titli’ will go to Cannes: Shashank Arora

“I will tag along with the director and will watch great cinema. I can learn some things and watch wonderful cinema as well,” said the Titli actor.

Sonam Kapoor shines in Elie Saab at Cannes 2014

Sonam Kapoor, who is representing international brand L’Oreal, was stunning in a black Elie Saab couture gown.

Cannes Film Festival: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan meets Freida Pinto
May 18, 2014

Bollywood diva Aishwarya Rai Bachchan met actress Freida Pinto during a special shoot at the ongoing Cannes Film Festival.

Rita Ora plans to soak up Cannes
May 17, 2014

Rita Ora was in Cannes to perform Friday night for an intimate party thrown by Belvedere Vodka.

Sudarshan Pattnaik pays tribute to Satyajit Ray at Cannes Film Festival

Patnaik created the sand sculpture to pay tribute to Satyajit Ray at Cannes.

Cannes 2014: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan to walk the red carpet on May 20

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan will finally walk the coveted Cannes red carpet on May 20 and 21.

Cate Blanchett plays jokester at Cannes Film Festival

Cate Blanchett had plenty of witty replies to wacky questions during a Cannes news conference.

Bizarre incident at Cannes: Man dives under America Ferrera’s dress on red carpet

A man rushed onto the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival and dove beneath the dress of actress America Ferrera.

Cannes Film Festival: Movie about Malaysian plane tragedy in the works
May 16, 2014

It’s not a Hollywood production, but a movie about the Malaysian plane tragedy is in the works and should be in theaters by fall.

Cannes Film Festival: Naomi Watts says stop male comparisons

Oscar-nominated Naomi Watts says she’s had enough with female directors.

Cannes Film Festival 2014: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan misses first appearance

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan missed the first Cannes appearance after her flight from London to Nice was delayed.

Cannes Watch: Lupita Nyong’o, Michael Jackson documentary sold

From its glitzy premieres to the celeb parties – here’s what’s happening at Cannes.

India Pavilion opens at Cannes Film Festival

Kamal Haasan was among those present on the occasion.

Documentary on Michael Jackson acquired at Cannes Film Festival
May 15, 2014

A documentary chronicling Michael Jackson in his last years has been acquired at the Cannes Film Festival.

Leigh premieres his J.M.W. Turner biopic at Cannes Film Festival

Leigh’s “Mr. Turner” premiered at the Cannes Film Festival on Thursday to excellent reviews and raves for Timothy Spall, who stars as Turner.