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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. Evgenia Quaid:

    Randy can't take a film job, he had to turn down the Cannes Film Festival last year. We can't proceed with our life.

  2. Le Roy:

    Half of our clients just want to be seen and head to the seashore -- the Croisette in Cannes, Cap d'Antibes, Monaco, Cap Ferrat.

  3. Del Toro:

    It feels like a responsibility that I take very seriously, because Cannes started my life filmically when 'Chronos' won the Critics Week.

  4. 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.

  5. Meredith Taylor:

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

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