Julia Ducournau and Sharon Stone © Valerie Hache / AFP
Julia Ducournau and Sharon Stone © Valerie Hache / AFP

Sharing the love for cinema and encouraging others to pursue this calling.

Sharing a passion for film, coming together to experience the magic of the cinema and fostering the talent of tomorrow are all part of what the Festival sets out to achieve. Uncovering and revealing new stories lie at the heart of everything it does, embodied by screenings, talks, conversations, workshops and more. A commitment to nurture both the film industry and a love of film alike.

Festival-goer ©  DR
Festival-goer © DR

“3 Days in Cannes”

Are you passionate about film? Are you aged 18 to 28? Over the course of three days, the Festival invites you to attend world premières of its Official Selection, right in the heart of all the action!

Discover "3 Days in Cannes"

Panels & Talks

2022 Panels and Talks  © DR
Masterclasses, Directors' Talks and Industry Panels. The SFC | Rendez-vous Industry invites professionals from the short film field to share thoughts about Cinema and the Industry.

Workshops, Keynotes & Tutoring sessions

2022 Workshops © DR
Workshops, tailormade feedbacks, individual or small group meetings around targeted topics : the SFC | Rendez-vous Industry enhances interactions and gatherings between filmmakers and decision-makers.

Alumni

Once ushered into the spotlight by the Festival de Cannes, their careers were catapulted onto the world stage and their films hailed as sources of inspiration: meet Cannes’ family of filmmakers tasked with watching over the cinema of tomorrow.

Nadine Labaki © Vivien Killilea / Getty Images

Nadine LABAKI

Lebanon - Director, Actress
Michel FRANCO © Alexandra BAS

Michel FRANCO

Mexico - Director, Script Writer
Lucrecia MARTEL

Lucrecia MARTEL

Argentina - Script Writer
 © Mayli Sterkendries

Lukas DHONT

Belgium - Director, Script Writer
László Nemes © Bea Kallòs

László NEMES

Hungary - Director, script writer
Kornél MUNDRUCZO © Viktória Petrányi

Kornél MUNDRUCZÓ

- Script Writer, Director
Joao Paulo MIRANDA MARIA

Joao Paulo MIRANDA MARIA

- Director, Script Writer
Jaime ROSALES © Fresdeval Films

Jaime ROSALES

Bolivia - Script Writer
Emily YOUNG

Emily YOUNG

United Kingdom -
Jane Campion © Lisa Tomasetti

Jane CAMPION

New Zealand - Actress
LES HERBES SECHES © NURI BILGE CEYLAN

Nuri Bilge CEYLAN

Turkey - Director, Script Writer
Xavier GIANNOLI

Xavier GIANNOLI

France - Script Writer
Lynne RAMSAY © Brigitte Lacombe courtesy of the Doha Film Institute

Lynne RAMSAY

United Kingdom - Director, Actress
Alice WINOCOUR © Aurélie Lamachère

Alice WINOCOUR

France - Director, Script Writer
Asif KAPADIA

Asif KAPADIA

United Kingdom - Script Writer, Director
Jessica Hausner © DR

Jessica HAUSNER

Austria - Director, Script Writer
Ryan COOGLER

Ryan COOGLER

United States - Director, script writer, Director
Steve MCQUEEN

Steve MCQUEEN

United Kingdom - Director
Denis Villeneuve © DR

Denis VILLENEUVE

Canada - Director, script writer
Christophe HONORE © Raphaël Neal

Christophe HONORE

France - Director, Script Writer
Céline SCIAMMA

Céline SCIAMMA

France - Script Writer, Director