Cannes Film Festival & The Movie Magic

The Cannes Film Festival founded in 1946, is one of the world’s oldest and most prestigious film festival. At the end of the 1930s, shocked by the interference of the fascist governments of Italy and Germany in the selection of films for the Mostra del cinema di Venezia, Jean Zay, the French Minister of National Education, decided to create an international cinematography festival in France, on the proposal of Philippe Erlanger and the support of the British and Americans, Le Festival International de Cannes was born.

Cannes Film Festival Best Films @ the Library….

Cinema Paradiso:  A young boy in a small Italian village is befriended by the projectionist at the movie theater, the Cinema Paradiso. As the boy grows up, he learns to love films, and is encouraged by his good friend to pursue his dream of one day making movies

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