Festival de Cannes is held for dozens years in mid May. This is the leading film festival of the world. At it beginning it was a tourist and social event more than a competitive one. With the years, the number of the films as well as their quality grows and it turned to be the leading event of the film industry.
Today, more then 30,000 professionals from all over the world meet in the festival. Dozens of actors, 1000 stage managers, 4000 distributors, 5000 producers and 4000 reporters that represent more than 1600 newspapers and TV stations from 75 countries are among the participants.
Cannes, as the capital of the film industry accommodates, during the festival days, hundred of thousands of guests in addition to the thousands participants. Due to the numerous visitors during the festival days and the high demand accommodations it is recommended to check hotel rates and book rooms well in advance.
The festival is a unique attraction to the film lovers and professional visitor.