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50th Directors’ Fortnight May 9-19, 2018


The Press Office staff is here to help you with press file, press screenings, publications, photos, interviews, event and screenings schedules…

Press Agents

Jean-Charles Canu
Tél : +33 1 44 89 99 41

Catherine Giraud
Tél : +33 1 44 89 99 89

Press Office in Cannes

La Malmaison
47 La Croisette – 06400 Cannes
Tél. à Cannes du 9 au 19 mai 2018
09 70 75 54 30

There is no need to make an accreditation request for the Directors’ Fortnight if you already got a press accreditation from the official festival. If have one, your accreditation provides access, under the same conditions as the Fortnight badge, to screenings at the Theatre Croisette at JW. MArriott, the Les Arcades cinema, Studio 13 at the MJC Picaud and at La Licorne.

Press Documents

This material is strictly reserved to the production team of selected films, official sponsors and suppliers.

The Fortnight’s
Promotional Material

You can download the Fortnight’s important material below (selection list, programmation schedule, press release).

The 2018 selection
promotional material

All you need to know about the selected films is available below (press release, movie clips, HD pictures).

Photos 2018

Photos taken throughout the duration of the festival (May 9 to 19) are available and copyright free. They are reserved to publishing press use only, within the dates of the festival. For any publication after May 19, please get in touch with our Press Office.


In this year 2018, the Directors’ Fortnight logo wears a festiva dress. We have designed a special label fir the 50th edition that you may use for your communication matters.

Download the official logotype of The Directors’ Fortnight and the accompanying Usage Instructions. Theses files are strictly reserved for use by the production teams of films that have been selected, official partners and suppliers.

The film in the selection agrees, on its theatrical release, to use the Fortnight’s logo on the following : titles, trailer, posters, DVD covers, press books, websites, and any other promotional material.

By downloading these documents, you agree to respect the usability instructions attached to the logotypes.

Main version
Only for a use in French speaking countries

International version
This variant is intended for foreign films and partners, and for any other use outside French speaking countries.

Usage instruction for the logotype
By downloading these documents, you agree to respect the usability instructions attached to the logotypes.

2018 Poster

« The heroin of our poster, captured by William Klein many decades ago in New York just before hitting the ball with her bat, is just like our own heroins.
Just like the female filmmakers who brought us into their dreams.
Barbara Loden, Chantal Akerman, Mira Nair, Clio Barnard, Houda Benyamina, Chloé Zhao, Céline Sciamma, Deniz Gamze Ergüven, Rungano Nyoni or Sólveig Anspach
Just like the female characters that the Directors’ Fortnight has always magnified.
Patti Cake$, Viviane Amsalem, Camille who repeated a grade, Noha who survived her restless Moroccan nights, Amber the exterminating angel of Green Room, Marlina the murderer, Madeleine Beaulieu, sulky as Adèle Haenel, the lucid Manon who overshadowed her companion, Fatima the daring…
She will chair the fiftieth edition of a section born revolted, by impressing guys as in the photo… »

Édouard Waintrop
Délégué général

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