May 8-17, 2018

Come and meet us at the Canada Pavilion at the Festival de Cannes!

Our Canada Pavilion at the 71st Festival de Cannes will be busy and bustling with cool networking events, film screenings, emerging talent and more! 

The renowned Canadian director Denis Villeneuve has been selected for this year’s Palme d’Or jury and will sit amongst Léa Seydoux, Kristen Stewart and Cate Blanchett who leads the jury this year.

Perspective Canada will showcase a selection of eight Canadian films supported through Telefilm Canada and Not Short on Talent program will offer 22 recent Canadian short films at Cannes’ Short Film Corner.

Producers en masse
With more than 250 Canadian producers registered for Cannes, our networking presence around the famed Croisette will be quite impressive to say the least. Breakfast, screenings, panel or conference… Don’t miss our hot Cannes networking events!

For the whole scoop, visit our Programming section!


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Cannes 2018

Not Short on Talent Takes On Cannes

We’ve got sci-fi, documentary, animation, family drama, suspense and LGBT films, too! Featuring a super broad assortment of genres, a curated selection of 22 Canadian short films will be part of Telefilm’s Canada: Not Short on Talent showcase at Cannes’ Short Film Corner, a market for short film professionals that’s open during the festival (May...

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Michel Pradier
Director – Project Financing

Clémence Bradley
Advisor- National and International Event Management

Marielle Poupelin
Director, International Promotion

Danielle Bélanger
Project Leader, International Promotion

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