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Cannes Film Festival FAQ

Historically, the festival has always run in May for 12 days, starting on a Wednesday and finishing on the Sunday the following week. From 2018 (and beyond), the festival will now run Tuesday to Saturday.

The dates for the 71st (2018) Cannes Film Festival will be 8-19 May 2018.

The last festival was the 70th (2017) Cannes Film Festival which ran 17-28 May 2017.

For more information, you should visit the official festival web site at

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