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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Cannesnoun

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


  1. Cannesnoun

    A city in the south-east of France


  1. Cannes

    Cannes is a city located in the French Riviera. It is a busy tourist destination and host of the annual Cannes Film Festival and Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival. It is a commune of France located in the Alpes-Maritimes department. The city is also famous for its luxury shops, restaurants, and hotels. On 3 November 2011 it played host to the G20 organisation of industrialised nations.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Cannes

    a French watering-place and health resort on the Mediterranean, in the SE. of France, where Napoleon landed on his return from Elba.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Cannes in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Cannes in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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  1. Olivier Assayas:

    When you come to Cannes you’re prepared, you’re prepared for anything.

  2. Robbie Collin:

    It's the most exciting press conference I have been at, I think. Cannes isn't known for its revelatory press conferences but that felt like a weird cinematic event in itself, what remains fascinating about Godard and his work, is that is he is the only director in competition so far, possibly the only one in the entire festival, whose films defy being chewed over in the course of a tweet or a thread of tweets.

  3. Kleber Mendonca Filho:

    Over the last 15 years there was a very slow build-up of interesting ideas and funding to support Brazilian film production. Now we don't really know what's going to happen, the fact that these films are doing well in Cannes is important.

  4. Meredith Taylor:

    It's been quite a strong year in all the competitions at Cannes.

  5. Van Sant:

    I remember... there was some kind of fight after Elephant's screening, there was a fisticuffs about whether it was good or bad, they were punching each other and that was at Cannes.

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    an estate where cash crops are grown on a large scale (especially in tropical areas)
    • A. equity
    • B. disguise
    • C. transition
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