Cannes Headlines

  • Introducing the Louis Vuitton Cannes Bag

    Five years after Mansur Gavriel revitalized the style in the eyes of shoppers, there is apparently no stopping the bucket bag’s popularity. In that half decade, brands at all price points have turned out buckets in every size, shape and structural configuration you could think of, with new options debuting every season. Lately, a more structured version has become fashionable, with straight sides that lead either to an open top or a zippered full closure, which provides a more tailored look than...
  • Harvey Weinstein Is Being Sued for Allegedly Raping an Actress at Cannes

    Actress Emma Loman has filed a lawsuit against disgraced Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein, alleging he raped her at the Cannes Film Festival in 2006, The Guardian reports.In a lawsuit filed on Monday in Los Angeles, the German actress states that she first met Weinstein at the Venice Film Festival in 2004 — ... More

  • Harvey Weinstein Sued by Actor Emma Loman Over Alleged Rape at Cannes

    German actress Emma Loman says it took place in 2006.

    The Daily Beast
  • Harvey Weinstein sued by actor Emma Loman over alleged rape at Cannes

    German actor alleges producer made clear he could ruin her career if she reported 2006 incident German actor Emma Loman has filed a lawsuit against Harvey Weinstein, alleging the disgraced movie mogul raped her in 2006 at the Cannes film festival. In a complaint filed on Monday in Los Angeles, Loman said that she met Weinstein in 2004 at the Venice film festival and he later invited her to Cannes as his guest to discuss her career. Continue reading...

    the Guardian
  • Oscars: Belgium Selects ‘Girl’, Cannes’ Camera D’Or, As Foreign Language Entry

    Belgium has selected Lukas Dhont's debut feature, Girl, as its submission for this year's Foreign Language Oscar race. The drama won the Camera d'Or in Cannes for best first film, and also scored the Best Performance nod in the Un Certain Regard section for lead Victor Polster. Netflix acquired Girl for North and Latin America out of the festival. Polster plays Lara, a determined 15-year-old committed to becoming a professional ballerina. With the support of her father…

  • Rich people are descending on Southern France for the Cannes Yachting Festival, where Bugattis are everywhere and the Champagne never stops

    Cannes hosts the Cannes Yachting Festival every September. The rich come from around the world to shop some of the sleekest yachts. But there's more to the Cannes Yachting Festival than the boats — it's full of Champagne, luxury cars, designer wear, and more. Luxury. Glamour. Prestige. Such is Cannes, seducer of the rich and famous. Every September, the French Riviera city plays host to the Cannes Yachting Festival, where wealth and yachts collide for five days to kick off European boat show...

    Business Insider