Cannes: Winners leave closing ceremony

The Cannes Film Festival draws to a close, with “Shoplifters”, a heartwrenching tale by Japanese veteran director Hirokazu Kore-eda about a family of small-time crooks who take in a child they find on the street, taking the Palme d’Or top prize. IMAGES of the winners leaving the closing ceremony

Cannes: Team behind Dvortsevoy’s “Ayka” walks the red carpet

The team behind Kazakh director Sergey Dvortsevoy’s “Ayka” walks the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival. Dvortsevoy — who won many fans and prizes for his 2009 debut “Tulpan” — is vying for the Palme d’Or prize with his new docu-drama about a young homeless single mother adrift in the post-Soviet Central Asian state. IMAGES

The team of “Knife + Heart” walk the Cannes red carpet

The team of “Knife + Heart” by French director Yann Gonzalez, competing for this year’s Palme D’or at the Cannes Film Festival, walk the red carpet. IMAGES

Cannes 2018: team of “Capharnaum” walk the red carpet

The team of “Capharnaum” by Lebanese director Nadine Labaki set in a Middle Eastern town, competing for this year’s Palme d’or at the Cannes Film Festival, walk the red carpet. IMAGES

‘Solo’ lands in Cannes

Actors Alden Ehrenreich, Donald Glover, Thandie Newton and director Ron Howard flew into the Cannes Film Festival to celebrate the release of “Solo: A Star Wars Story.” (May 16)

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Cannes: Team behind Brize’s “At War” walks the red carpet

The team behind French director Stephane Brize’s “At War” (“En Guerre”) walks the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival. IMAGES

Aishwarya on social media, #MeToo and dressing to impress

Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan discusses the #MeToo movement, why she stayed away from social media for so long, and the stunning dress she wore to the “Girls of the Sun” premiere at Cannes Film Festival. (May 15)

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Spike Lee lambasts Trump over Charlottesville

In a passionate, expletive-ridden monologue at the Cannes Film Festival, Spike Lee lambasted President Trump over his response to last year’s violent white supremacist protest in Charlottesville, Virginia. (May 15)

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A-list extravangaza at Spike Lee premiere

Stars flock to the premiere of Spike Lee’s new movie “BlacKkKlansman” at the Cannes Film Festival. (May 15)

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82 women stage red carpet protest at Cannes

Eighty-two women have climbed the steps of the Palais des Festivals at the Cannes Film Festival in an unprecedented red-carpet protest to press for improved gender equality in the film industry. (May 12)

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