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19 September

The arrival of the new residents !

From October 1st, the Residence will re-open its doors to welcome the 6 directors selected for session 37: Machérie EKWA (Congo), Elena LOPEZ RIERA (Spain), Marian MATHIAS (USA), George SIKHARULIDZE (Georgia), Carla SIMON (Spain) and Tommaso USBERTI (Italy). Machérie EKWA will be the first representative from the Congo to participate in the program.

  • 18 July

    French release today : My Favorite Fabric

    My Favorite Fabric, the first film by Syrian director Gaya Jiji, is released in French theaters today. The project was selected at the Cinéfondation (Atelier 2016) and at the last Cannes Film Festival in Un Certain Regard Official Selection.

  • 12 June

    CANNES 2018

    During the last edition of the Cannes Film Festival, the Cinéfondation distinguished itself by the selection at Un Certain Regard of 3 films whose screenplay were written at the Residence:  GIRL by Lukas Dhont (Camera d'Or, Award for best male performer for Victor Polster, ...

  • 17 May

    Bertrand Bonello and the Jury have announced the winners of the 21st Cinéfondation Selection

    The Cinéfondation and Short Films Jury headed by Bertrand Bonello and including Khalil Joreige, Valeska Grisebach, Alanté Kavaïté and Ariane Labed, has awarded the 2018 Cinéfondation Prizes during a ceremony held in the Buñuel Theatre, followed by the scree...

  • 24 April

    The short films and Cinéfondation Jury

    Composed of 3 women and 2 men from various backgrounds, the short films and Cinéfondation Jury is unveiled.Chaired by Bertrand Bonello, the Jury will name the Short Film Palme d’or winner from among the 8 films selected in Competition. It will be awarded at the Closing Ceremony of th...

  • 11 April

    The Short Films Selections at the 71st Festival de Cannes

      In the run-up to the announcement of the Official Selection of the 71st Festival de Cannes, to be held on Thursday, April, 12th at 11am, discover the short films in Competition and the Cinéfondation Selection 2018.  Following their deliberations, the Cinéfondation and ...

  • 09 March

    Bertrand Bonello, Président of the Cinéfondation and short films Jury

    For the 71st edition of the Festival de Cannes (8-19 May), Bertrand Bonello will chair the Cinéfondation and Short Films Jury. The French filmmaker will succeed Romanian director Cristian Mungiu.     From his very first film (Something Organic, 1998) to Nocturama (2016), Bertr...

  • 02 March

    L'Atelier 2018

    The Cinefondation’s Atelier hosts its fourteenth edition this year and will invite to the Festival de Cannes 15 directors whose projects have been considered particularly promising. Together with their producers, they will be able to meet potential partners, a necessary step to finish their...

  • 24 November

    Registrations for the Cinefondation Selection 2018

    Registrations for the Cinéfondation Selection are now open until February 15th, 2018.   How to register a film click here      

  • 11 October

    Residence Fall session

    For its 35th session, the Residence hosts through mid-February filmmakers : Mounia Akl, Antoneta Alamat Kusijanovic, Sharon Angelhart, Juan Sebastian Mesa, Teodora Mihai and Kavich Neang.Find out more about them and the feature film projects they are working on.   35th session