Cannes 2019

The UK Film Centre was in Cannes 14 - 23 May at Pavilion 116 in the International Village Riviera.


We hosted topical industry events, showcased UK films and co-productions, acted as a point of contact for the UK film industry and offered meeting spaces and a café.


Our UK Film Centre is association with the UK government's GREAT campaign, our partners this year were the British Film Institute (BFI), British Council, British Film Commission (BFC), Creative England, Film London, Screen Scotland, ScreenSkills and in

Our sponsored partners were Elstree Studios, Favela Cerveja, Harrogate Spring Water, Media Servicing, Women in Film & TV, teapigs and Sargent-Disc Ltd.
Discussions, Panels and Talks

Event Videos

Revisit all our panel discussions and Talent Talks below

Talent Talk: Wounds

May 2019
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Writer/director Babak Anvari comes to the Centre with producers Lucan Toh and Christopher Kopp to discuss Directors' Fortnight… Read more

Blockchain in Action

Meet the companies transforming the industry

May 2019
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Blockchain in Action: Meet the companies transforming the industry Blockchain isn’t just a buzzword anymore. Exciting new businesses… Read more

Talent Talk: Little Joe

May 2019
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Writer/Director Jessica Hausner, co-writer Geraldine Bajard and producers Gerardine O'Flynn and Bertrand Faivre join us to discuss Competition… Read more

Inclusive crew

Why we need more inclusive crew

May 2019
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Why we need more inclusive crew How can the film industry foster a more inclusive workforce across the… Read more

Making the most of your UK shoot

in association with the British Film Commission

May 2019
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Making the most of your UK shoot (in association with the British Film Commission) Production in the UK… Read more

Deep Impact

How films can effect social change

May 2019
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Deep impact: How films can effect social change Documentaries and fiction films can both inspire and engage audiences… Read more

Beyond Brexit

Sustaining creative collaborations

May 2019
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Beyond Brexit: Sustaining creative collaborations No matter the date or decision about Brexit, the UK film industry will… Read more

Talent Talk: Diego Maradona

May 2019
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Director Asif Kapadia joined producers James Gay-Rees and Paul Martin to discuss out of competition title Diego Maradona… Read more

Behind the Scenes with the Broadcasters

The outlook from Film4 and BBC Films

May 2019
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Behind the Scenes with the Broadcasters: The outlook from Film4 and BBC Films Responding to recent global shifts… Read more

The Frontline of Producing

Experts reveal their lessons learned

May 2019
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The Frontline of Producing: Experts reveal their lessons learned Top producers tell us about their highs and lows… Read more

Brave New Worlds

Creating and finding audiences for immersive and interactive content

May 2019
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Brave new worlds: Creating and finding audiences for immersive and interactive content With VR and AR offering exciting… Read more

Talent Labs

in association with the British Council

May 2019
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How international talent labs can help boost your career (in association with British Council) There are hundreds of… Read more

Talent Talk: Sorry We Missed You

May 2019
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Director Ken Loach, producer Rebecca O’Brien and screenwriter Paul Laverty join us in the Centre to talk competition… Read more

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