Posts tagged "cannes"

Cannes Film Festival Turns Women Away For Wearing Flats

Tunisian women are getting involved in politics; Tennessee has a new 48-hour abortion waiting period; Cannes says flats aren’t formal enough; what’s trolling and what’s just harassment?

Rebecca Vipond Brink | May 19, 2015 - 3:50 pm

Iran Freaks Out Over Actress’ Kiss On The Cheek At Cannes

Iranian actress Leila Hatami got a kiss on the cheek from Gilles Jacob, the president of the Cannes Film Festival, and all hell broke loose. Iran’s deputy minister of…

Jessica Wakeman | May 22, 2014 - 5:30 pm

Where Are All The Women Directors At Cannes? An Infographic Shows Just How Bad It Is

The Cannes Film Festival begins today in France. Movie stars along the French Riviera sounds lovely, of course. But Cannes, and every other film festival, is always a reminder of…

Jessica Wakeman | May 14, 2014 - 1:30 pm

Watch The Trailer For Cannes Winner “Blue Is The Warmest Color”

The Palme d’Or is the highest prize awarded at the Cannes Film Festival each year, presented to the director of the best feature film. Past honorees have included such notable…

Rachel Krause | September 21, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Teen Lesbian Drama “Blue Is The Warmest Color” Wins The Top Prize At Cannes

French teenagers! Lesbianism! Philosophy! Jean Paul Sartre! “Long, explicit sex scenes”! This year, the prizewinning film at the Cannes Film Festival was after our own hearts! The three-hour long drama,…

Jessica Wakeman | May 28, 2013 - 7:00 pm

More From The 2013 Cannes Film Festival: Hits

The 66th Annual Cannes Film Festival began last week, and we’ve got all the fashion. We’ve be updated this gallery to share some of the best red carpet moments. Check…

Julie Gerstein | May 24, 2013 - 5:00 pm

One Woman Director Out Of 20, Cannes? That’s Pretty Dismal

So we all know that there’s a dearth of women in the movie-making business — just in case you’re not up to speed there was a whole study done about

Sarah Gray | May 21, 2013 - 5:00 pm

The 2013 Cannes Film Festival: Hits

The 66th Annual Cannes Film Festival began last week. Cannes is one of the biggest film festivals in the world, important not just because it manages to attract so many…

Julie Gerstein | May 20, 2013 - 11:00 am

Her 10 Best Looks: Diane Kruger

We’ve been seeing a lot of Diane Kruger — and her ubiquitous arm candy, Joshua Jackson — of late. She was a member of the Jury for the Main Competition at…

Julie Gerstein | July 11, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Au Revoir, Cannes: The Best Hair & Makeup From The 2012 Cannes Film Festival

And just like that, the Cannes Film Festival is over. I’d be lying if I said I wasn’t sad, and you’d be lying if you said I wasn’t really lame…

Rachel Krause | May 29, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Well Played: Reese Witherspoon At Her Cannes Film Premiere

The gossip rags got one thing right: Reese Witherspoon is most definitely pregnant. The radiant star turned up at Cannes on Saturday for the premiere of her film “Mud,” and…

Rachel Krause | May 29, 2012 - 1:20 pm

The Good, The Bad & The WTF: The Closing Scenes From Cannes

The Cannes Film Festival ended over the weekend, and it went out with a bang, not with a whimper, if Diane Kruger’s gorgeous Christian Dior dress is any indication. Take…

Julie Gerstein | May 29, 2012 - 11:40 am

Topless Adrien Brody At Cannes

This is like my lucky day. No, f-ck “like.” This is my lucky day. The only thing that could make this day luckier is if I were on that boat…

Evil Beet Gossip | May 24, 2012 - 2:10 pm

Well Played: Kirsten Dunst Returns To Her Lisbon Roots In Cannes

Are you excited for the new film adaptation of “On The Road”? I feel pretty impartial about it, but it’s probably because I’m just not that into Kerouac. I would…

Rachel Krause | May 23, 2012 - 4:40 pm

Cannes Film Festival Spurs Controversy And Disruptive Protest In Light Of A Lack Of Female Nominees

While we’ve been covering all of the fashion at Cannes, there seems to be a more unsavory undercurrent on the scene: in the 64 years of the festival, just one…

Rachel Krause | May 23, 2012 - 8:30 am

Well Played: Cheryl Cole Is Dipped In Red Feathers At Cannes

Cheryl Cole, the most internationally recognized member of the British girl group Girls Aloud, is very beautiful and very stylish (if, at times, a bit overdone). This Stéphane Rolland Haute…

Rachel Krause | May 22, 2012 - 4:40 pm

That’s A Lot Of Look: Kelis In Rainbow Sequins

Kelis, owner of milkshake, bringer of boys to the yard, showed up at a Cannes event rocking this rainbow sequin striped ensemble, major hair, and a pose that says, “Go…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 22, 2012 - 9:40 am

16 Male Celebs Who’ve Had The Worst Movie Hair Ever

I’m not sure what hair look Shia LaBeouf was going for at the “Lawless” premiere at Cannes this past weekend. It looks like he had one of those Brazilian treatments…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 22, 2012 - 8:00 am

Love It Or Hate It: Cassie’s Cannes Jumpsuit

Generally, I am not a fan of jumpsuits or Lady Skrillex hair (though I do love silently saying in my head, Girrrrrrrrrrrrl, you got Skrillex hair!). But somehow, I think…

Julie Gerstein | May 18, 2012 - 3:20 pm

Style Stealer: Tilda Swinton At Cannes

I love Tilda Swinton in all her strange, beautiful, androgynous, crazy-outfit-wearing glory, but I have to say I also like this version of Tilda: simple, streamlined, pretty. And I never…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 18, 2012 - 10:40 am