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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of southeast France on the Mediterranean Sea near Nice. It is a fashionable resort and the site of an annual international film festival. Population: 70,200.

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  • proper n. A city in the south-east of France

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  • n. a port and resort city on the French Riviera; site of an annual film festival

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  • May 5th, 2009 CANNES, France - The leader in luxury lifestyle and global luxury events have their starting line up complete for the upcoming Film Festival Week in Cannes.

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  • MIPTV, CANNES, FRANCE: The eight winners of Content 360, the international digital and multiplatform content competition which took place at MIPTV in Cannes, France, were announced yesterday, Wednesday, 1 April 2009.

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  • CANNES: Sparkling wine instead of champagne, onion tart for foie gras: Cannes is preparing for a bling-free film festival next month as the movie industry sobers up in tune with the global downturn.

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  • Advancing Leadership Position June 25th, 2009 CANNES, France - 4th annual global student competition demonstrates digital concepts reaching the real world AKQA presented the winning entries in its fourth annual Future Lions Competition at the Cannes Lions Festival held today in Cannes, France.

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  • May 7th, 2009 CANNES - When the global movie business turns up in Cannes next week for the world's leading film festival, it is likely to find the 11-day movie marathon rather short of its traditional glamour and glitz.

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  • Decline of Honeybee Colonies Slows Matt Sayles/Associated Press AT CANNES: Actor Brad Pitt leaned over to look at a camera during an event for director Quentin Tarantino's the "Inglourious Basterds" at the Cannes, International Film Festival Wednesday in France.

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  • Joel Ryan/Associated Press CANNES LADIES RULE: Actresses Shu Qi of Taiwan, Asia Argento of Italy, Isabelle Huppert of France, Robin Wright Penn of the U.S. and Sharmila Tagore III of India posed for a jury photo call during Cannes film festival Wednesday.

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  • I'm not saying the only reason Surveillance premiered in Cannes is because of Jennifer Lynch's name and who her famous father is, but it might be a strong possibility.

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  • The only film who sounded remotely interesting in Cannes is Southland Tales by Richard Kelly, and they smashed it with poor reviews.

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