Cannes - Côte d'Azur
Since 1946, Cannes, the world capital of film and the historic partner of the Festival de Cannes, has played host to all the biggest names in cinema.
For this prestigious event, the town of Cannes puts its Palais des festivals et des congrès and various public areas at the disposal of the organization.
As partner and official carrier of the Festival de Cannes, Air France is this year celebrating 40 years of this privileged partnership. The company offers one of the largest movie theatres in the sky with over 1,400 hours of entertainment, available in 12 languages on the 38,000 individual screens on board its aircraft.
Since 1935, Angenieux has been the worldwide recognized manufacturer of zoom lenses for motion picture production community. Angenieux Optimo cine lenses are used by all the image professionals. Official Partner of the Festival de Cannes since 2013, Angénieux wished to spotlight the work of directors of photography and created the « Pierre Angénieux ExcelLens in Cinematography » Ceremony.
CANAL+, official partner of the Festival de Cannes will produce and broadcast live exclusively both opening and closing ceremonies. CANAL+ devotes a large amount of airing time to this prestigious event through the red carpet and an eclectic selection of Cannes-related pictures.
Chopard, the Artisan des Emotions, lives in step with its passion for cinema. As official partner to the Cannes International Film Festival since 1998, it crafts the iconic Palme d'or in its Haute Joaillerie workshops. And since 2014, the Maison’s sustainability commitment means that the Palme d'or is made of ethical Fairmined certified gold.
A long-standing Official Partner of the Festival de Cannes, the DESSANGE House has been styling the hair of the greatest French and international celebrities for decades. Today, passion for the cinema is still at the heart of the DESSANGE House, promising that, like each film, each woman is unique!
Europcar Mobility Group
Europcar Mobility Group, Official Partner of the Festival de Cannes, offers festival-goers a full range of vehicles including standard cars, premium cars and trucks. With Europcar Mobility Group, be sure to enjoy Cannes!
Kering, an official partner of the Festival de Cannes, reiterates its unwavering commitment to women, and the place given to them in the film industry, through the sixth edition of Women in Motion, featuring its Talks and the presentation of the Women in Motion awards.
For the 23rd consecutive year, L’Oréal Paris is Official Makeup Artist to the Festival de Cannes. This partnership represents a world stage for the universality of the brand’s aspirational beauty vision. Through its ambassadors, film icons, and makeup artists creating 1700 looks, including for members of the festival jury, L’Oréal Paris naturally promotes its value of French beauty excellence on the Croisette.
As one of the Official Partners of the Festival de Cannes, Mastercard is proud to be able to give some of its lucky Mastercard cardholders privileged behind-the-scenes access and unique experiences at this prestigious event.
Since 150 years, Nestlé draws its inspiration from the French spirit in which experience, excellence and elegance harmonize. For over 25 years, Nestlé is proud to be the official partner of Festival de Cannes. To go further in this exceptional partnership, NESPRESSO, S. PELLEGRINO and SPECIAL.T have worked together with Nestlé.
Panasonic Corporation is a worldwide leader in the development of diverse electronics technologies and solutions for customers in the consumer electronics, housing, automotive, enterprise solutions and device industries.
Worldwide leader in human resources services, the Randstad group is a partner at all stages of professional life through recruitment, integration, management, training and mobility. True HR partner, Randstad selects and recruits the staff to manage the reception of the festival guests.
Renault is very proud to consolidate its partnership with the Festival de Cannes for the 37th year in a row. The Renault Group designs and manufactures safe and environmentally friendly vehicles. This year, the new ZOE will electrify the Croisette and will drive celebrities on the red carpet alongside Espace and Talisman.
Now in its 14th year as the technical partner of Cannes, Christie has been at the frontline of cinema technology for almost 70 years. A pioneer of both film and digital cinema technologies, Christie continues to lead as Christie RealLaser™ takes audiences to new worlds of color and contrast with next-generation laser illumination.
Founded in 1944, the CST was the earliest association of cinema and audio-visual technicians in France. It acts as a technological watchdog in its field and shares its experience with members of the profession.
The CST upholds screening quality, supporting film directors’ intentions and thence counselling the Festival de Cannes to ensure the audience has the optimum experience.
Dolby Labs creates audio, video, and voice technologies that transform entertainment and communications in mobile devices, at the cinema, at home, and at work. For more than 50 years, sight and sound experiences have become more vibrant, clear, and powerful in Dolby.
Hiventy provides a full range of leading solutions in all fields of the television and film industry: post production & restoration (image and sound) dubbing & subtitling and distribution (in all formats) The group works on more than 400 feature films per year (including 27 Palmes d'or, 16 Golden Bears and 16 Gold Lions). Hiventy is proud to be a long-standing technical partner of the Festival de Cannes.
Volfoni is the leading provider of 3D cinema and the creator of the award winning and patent protected 3D cinema system, SmartCrystal™ Diamond. Its mission is to spread the amazing experience of 3D movies through creative technology. Today, Volfoni’s 3D solutions are recognized by the most demanding exhibitors world wide.
Sony Mobile gathers all the Sony Group expertise in sound, video, TVs and photo and puts its smartphones at the service of the Festival de Cannes. With the new 21/9 display, Xperia smartphones bring new perspectives and provide Sony’s well-known expertise in displays quality and professional cinema technologies.
Radio France, corporate partner, is the first media for cinema. Radio France’s airwaves carry over 20 hours a week of cinematographic art. Radio France supports Creation and Film works. Radio France opens its studios to foreign radios who wish to broadcast programs.
Music accompanies us throughout our lives and Sacem has been supporting those who create it for 169 years. A total of 170,000 authors, composers and publishers trust Sacem to manage their rights, including a very large number of composers for the moving image. As music is an indispensable component of any cinematographic work, Sacem pursues a cultural action policy to support musical creativity in this sector. Financial support for the creation of original music is provided through nine assistance programs, including those aimed at feature films, short films, documentaries, fantasies, and TV series.
During the Cannes Film Festival, Sacem offers to meet these creators, explore their careers and their collaborations with directors, and to listen to their work. The 2020 meetings programme is coming soon.