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How do you pronounce 'Cannes'?

Cannes Film Festival FAQ

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 universe (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".

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