How to use Cannes in a sentence
Lerinum (Lerins, off Cannes) had been made by Honoratus, afterwards bishop of Arles, the seat of a monastic community which produced a number of eminent churchmen, among them Hilary of Arles.
Towards the end of the summer of 1897 he began to suffer from an acute pain, which was attributed to facial neuralgia, and in November he went to Cannes.
On March 1 he landed near Cannes, and proceeded at once to march on Paris.
He went to the Riviera under medical advice, and died at Cannes on the 3rd of February 1888.
The result was seen when, in the midst of the Cannes Conference in Jan.Advertisement
Living mainly abroad during the concluding years of his life, he died unmarried at Cannes on the 23rd of April 1866 when his title became extinct.
To foreigners the department is best known for its health resorts, Nice, Cannes, Mentone, Antibes and Beaulieu, while other important towns are Grasse and Puget Theniers.
When on his way to pass the winter at Cannes he died suddenly at Marseilles on the 27th of November 1873.
He was ordered to the south, and, taking up his residence at Cannes, died there on the 16th of April 1859.
He died at Cannes on the 13th of January 1867, in his sixty-fifth year.Advertisement
After 1879 he divided his time between London, Cannes and Tegernsee in Bavaria, enjoying and reciprocating the society of his friends.
He died at Cannes on the 11th of April 1884.
The cultivation of plants for essential oils has become a large industry, and is especially practised as an industry in the south of France (Grasse, Nice, Cannes).
It's not just Le Petit Carlton which is saying adieu to Cannes.
Following its acclaimed reception at Cannes (Best Screenplay and Best Actress ), this is an outstanding 16th feature for Spanish auteur AlmodÃ³var.Advertisement
The award was named after the palm trees which have become so inextricably linked with our images of the seafront boulevards of Cannes.
Ullmann's adaptation, beautifully shot by acclaimed cinematographer JÃ¶rgen Persson, took Cannes by storm in 2000.
What follows, in this Cannes Camera d'Or-winning gem, is an absurdly comic farce in the best Eastern European tradition.
The film was well received at the Cannes film festival where Richard Harris won the best actor award.
That it has won the Palme d'Or at Cannes only quickens their desire for reprisals.Advertisement
Her work as a professional screenwriter has won several awards and her work has been shown at the Cannes Film Festival.
In 2003 she reached international stardom by becoming a member of the jury at Cannes.
Tip - Cannes Antibes and Nice beaches permit topless tanning which is why so many film stars and model girls love the French Riviera.
As it was Cannes Film Festival week there were plenty of them to salivate over.
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Talk about committing to a role - comedian/actor Jerry Seinfeld came to the May 17, 2007 Cannes film festival screening of his upcoming animated feature dressed as a bee.
While the movie has not yet been completed, 30 minutes of footage was screened at Cannes.
Jolie and Black were making the interview rounds for their latest animated film collaboration Kung Fu Panda in Cannes, when the comedian let it slip that Brad and Angelina are expecting twins.
Daughter of former Presidential candidate John Kerry suffered a definite oops at the 2004 Cannes Film Festival when she walked the red carpet in a see-through dress.
With ports such as Rome, Barcelona, Capri, Sardinia, Gibraltar, Cannes, Florence, Lisbon, and Marseille, the western sailings are typically more popular than similar eastern Mediterranean cruises.Advertisement
Jennifer Aniston begins to hit her bikini style in this photo taken in Cannes, France.
Remaining very much in character, Cohen donned a neon green sling bikini, complete with socks and shoes, and hit the beach at Cannes to promote his entry at the famous film festival.
Prior to the Cannes Film Festival, back in the 1930s, the major film festival in Europe was held in Venice.
Filmmakers and critics petitioned the French government to sponsor a more impartial festival, and the Cannes Film Festival was born, situated in the French Mediterranean luxury beach resort of Cannes.
After the war, the Cannes Film Festival returned in 1946.Advertisement
Originally, the Cannes Film Festival was promoted as a tourist draw, with most films submitted garnering some sort of award, but as the Festival grew, it became more rigorous and more exclusive.
The top prize at the Cannes Film Festival was named the Palme D'Or (the Golden Palm) in 1954, in honor of Cannes' signature palm trees.
As an international film festival, Cannes awards the Palme D'Or to films from all nations.
The 2006 Cannes Film Festival will be held from 17 to 28 May.
The Directors Fortnight showcases little-known filmmakers; these selections are considered the most radical offerings to be seen at Cannes.Advertisement
While official Cannes Film Festival events are restricted to members of the film industry, the non-professional can get in some premium celebrity watching in a beach environment where skimpy clothing have become a Festival tradition.
While Cannes is the word that comes to mind when people think of filmmaking glitz and glamour, anyone looking for cutting edge independent movies will always think Sundance Film Festival.
And unlike some other festivals (*cough*, Cannes), the Sundance Film Festival is open to everyone.
Four years later, the film was shown at the Cannes Film Festival, where critical acclaim made it possible for Jackson to sell the rights to the movie in twelve countries.
The 2000 show was even more impressive, being held during the Cannes Film Festival and designated as a charity event to raise money for Cinema Against AIDS.Advertisement
He died at Cannes on the 6th of December 1882, and on the 12th of December received a state funeral in the cemetery of Pere-Lachaise.