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How do you pronounce 'Cannes'?

Frequently Asked Question

Hopefully you know this already, but if not, remember:

"cans" are what you find in a six pack.

"Khan" a bad guy from the Star Trek movies (fellow Aussies, take note!).

"can" is a city in the south of France, famous for its film festival.

Cannes is pronounced can as in "can of beer".

For the full run-down on attending the Cannes Film Festival, make sure you pick up a copy of Cannes - A Festival Virgin's Guide.

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Cannes - A Festival Virgin's Guide (6th Edition)
By Benjamin Craig
The leading handbook for filmmakers and film industry professionals attending the Cannes Film Festival.