Cannes Film Festival
Everything you need to know about the film world’s most famous festival in 2014
Thu Apr 17 2014
- Cannes Film Festival so far...
- The biggest films at Cannes 2014
- What’s going to happen this year?
- The Brits are storming Cannes!
- The Palme d'Or effect
Descending on the Croisette this year will be filmmakers including Britain’s Mike Leigh and Ken Loach, Canada’s David Cronenberg, Turkey’s Nuri Bilge Ceylan, Belgium’s Dardenne brothers and the US’s Tommy Lee Jones. Actors and actresses including Nicole Kidman, Robert Pattinson, Juliette Binoche, Marion Cotillard, Ryan Gosling and more will also walk the festival’s famous red carpet. Below, you’ll find details on all 18 films competing for the Palme d’Or.
The 2014 Cannes Film Festival competitors
More reviews from across the festival
As the 2011 Cannes Film Festival came to an end, to equal amounts bewilderment and pleasure, Terrence Malick picked up the Palme d'Or for his history-spanning magnum opus, 'The Tree of Life'. So, we took the opportunity to take a long glance back at some of the past winners of world cinema’s most prestigious prize.
Take a look at our top ten and let us know what you think. Did we get it right, or have we missed a winner who you think should be in the list? Whatever your view, leave a comment at the bottom of the page.
The best films now showing
- Rated as: 4/5
Fond and giddy, the film of Michael Bond's books is everything you want it to be
- Rated as: 4/5
- Critics choice
A boys-own retelling of adventurer Thor Heyerdahl’s 1947 Pacific crossing
- Rated as: 5/5
A soulful, uplifting documentary following the occupants of a Nepalese cable car