The Cannes International Film Festival will not be held “due dates”, from May 12 until May 23, because of the coronavirus epidemic, but could be postponed at a later date, organizers announced on Thursday evening.
“Today, I made the following decision: The Cannes Film Festival will not be able to organize on the scheduled dates, from May 12 to 23. – the beginning of July “, according to the statement.
Also Thursday, the Cannes Lions Creation Festival was postponed due to the coronavirus crisis. The event, due to take place June 22-26, has been rescheduled between October 26 and 30, organizers announced Wednesday.
Earlier this month, the MipTV media event was canceled due to concerns about coronavirus.