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From TheJournal.ie 'Three hours of jiggling butts': Cannes film sparks scandal over its depiction of women's bodies My Love: Intermezzo

'Three hours of jiggling butts': Cannes film sparks scandal over its depiction of women's bodies

The film was directed by Abdellatif Kechiche, who directed Blue Is The Warmest Colour.

From TheJournal.ie Irish film Vivarium selected to premiere at Cannes Critic's Week

Irish film Vivarium selected to premiere at Cannes

It will compete for the two prizes given by La Semaine de la Critique’s jury.

From TheJournal.ie South Korean swaps bitcoins for €2 million in fake notes Not Nice

South Korean swaps bitcoins for €2 million in fake notes

Once the transaction was completed in a hotel in the city of Nice, the South Korean realised the 500-euro notes he had been handed were photocopied fakes.

From TheJournal.ie Lesbian love story is banned in Kenya - but a hit in Cannes Lgbt Love

Lesbian love story is banned in Kenya - but a hit in Cannes

The director went from being a national hero to accused of corrupting Kenyan youth.

From TheJournal.ie An Irish-backed film with Colin Farrell and Barry Keoghan is flying the flag at Cannes The Killing Of A Sacred Deer

An Irish-backed film with Colin Farrell and Barry Keoghan is flying the flag at Cannes

The film has opened to glowing praise.

From TheJournal.ie Row with Netflix prompts Cannes film festival to ban streaming-only movies Netflix Original

Row with Netflix prompts Cannes film festival to ban streaming-only movies

The Cannes Film Festival said they “asked in vain” for the films to be released in French cinemas, but Netflix refused.

From TheJournal.ie Another town on the French Riviera has banned burkinis Religious Clothing

Another town on the French Riviera has banned burkinis

The mayor of Villeneuve-Loubet said he made the decision to bar the covered swimsuit, worn by some Muslim women, for sanitary reasons.

From TheJournal.ie The mayor of Cannes has banned the wearing of "burkinis" Religious Clothing

The mayor of Cannes has banned the wearing of "burkinis"

The ban follows an attack on nearby Nice which killed 85 people.

From TheJournal.ie Irishman part of winning teams at Cannes Film Festival Palme D’Or

Irishman part of winning teams at Cannes Film Festival

Robbie Ryan filmed two award-winning films at this year’s awards

From The42 A new boxing movie starring Robert De Niro has just had its world premiere True Story This post contains videos

A new boxing movie starring Robert De Niro has just had its world premiere

Roberto Duran, known as “Hands of Stone”, is a national hero in Panama.

From TheJournal.ie Here are the landmarks going green for the first time this St Patrick's Day Turbo The Goat

Here are the landmarks going green for the first time this St Patrick's Day

The Global Greening is in its seventh year.

From TheJournal.ie At least seventeen people have died as the south of France reels from devastating storms Flooding

At least seventeen people have died as the south of France reels from devastating storms

President Francois Hollande has visited the site of the storms today on the French riviera.

From TheJournal.ie Sick of (re)watching Frozen with the kids? Here's what Disney has planned next Singing Heroes

Cannes 'turned away' an amputee who wasn't wearing high heels on the red carpet

Film producer Valeria Richter says she was stopped four times by ‘red carpet officials’.

Women are being 'refused from Cannes red carpet' for not wearing heels, and people are angry Cannes We Fix It This post contains a poll

Women are being 'refused from Cannes red carpet' for not wearing heels, and people are angry

The reports have sparked controversy online.

From TheJournal.ie Blanchett denies gay past as lesbian movie wows Cannes Speculation

Blanchett denies gay past as lesbian movie wows Cannes

‘Carol’, a film set in 1950s New York, is already generating Oscar buzz.

Here's the film made in Kerry and Dublin that got a standing ovation at Cannes

You might have spotted Colin Farrell around Sneem.

From TheJournal.ie Canadian police investigating Pamela Anderson rape claims Investigation

Canadian police investigating Pamela Anderson rape claims

The actress claimed that she had been raped by a babysitter, a boyfriend and others.

From The42 Finally! The FIFA movie 'United Passions' debuts at Cannes Big Screen

Finally! The FIFA movie 'United Passions' debuts at Cannes

Tim Roth plays Sepp Blatter, Sam Neill is Joao Havelange with Gerard Depardieu as Jules Rimet.

The new Grace Kelly movie is bloody awful - here's how we know

The headlines from international reviews of the film give a very clear picture.

From TheJournal.ie Irish-supported films to get world premiere screenings at Cannes Stars On Screen

Irish-supported films to get world premiere screenings at Cannes

John Boorman’s latest join Jimmy’s Hall for the prestigious film festival next month.

From TheJournal.ie Another jewel theft in Cannes as thieves swipe €70,000 diamond ring France

Another jewel theft in Cannes as thieves swipe €70,000 diamond ring

It’s the latest in a series of brazen thefts in the French Riviera city, following one of the world’s biggest heists last month.

From TheJournal.ie These are the world's biggest jewel heists in the last decade Stop Thief!

These are the world's biggest jewel heists in the last decade

Last Sunday an armed robber took €103 million worth of diamonds from a hotel in France in broad daylight.

From TheJournal.ie Update: Cannes jewel heist worth over €100 million Daylight Robbery

Update: Cannes jewel heist worth over €100 million

The heist took place in broad daylight at a diamond exhibition at the Carlton Hotel in Cannes.

From TheJournal.ie A German company has created a way to beam ads into your brain Sleep Deprivation This post contains videos

A German company has created a way to beam ads into your brain

This demo will make you want to never fall asleep against a train window again.

From TheJournal.ie Photos: More than 150,000 protest against same-sex marriage in Paris Demonstration

Photos: More than 150,000 protest against same-sex marriage in Paris

293 people were arrested and six people were injured after the major demonstration on the streets of Paris.

The Hoff, frocks, umbrellas and Home & Away on the Great Gatsby red carpet Cannes Cannes This post contains images

The Dredge: Lashing rain in Cannes, lashing willies in Tallaght

Warning, this Dredge features a Tallafornia star with his lad in his hand.

From TheJournal.ie Glamour, drama and offbeat: 6 facts about the Cannes Film Festival At The Movies

Glamour, drama and offbeat: 6 facts about the Cannes Film Festival

The Cannes Film Festival begins this week and runs until 26 May.

From TheJournal.ie “My head just exploded”- Irish director’s film chosen for Cannes At The Movies

“My head just exploded”- Irish director’s film chosen for Cannes

Last Day on Mars by Ruairí Robinson stars Liev Schreiber and Romola Garai and has been selected for the prestigious Director’s Fortnight at Cannes.

Emma Watson film The Bling Ring books Cannes spot

Sofia Coppola’s movie tells the true story of a group of kids from a rich neighbourhood in LA that burgled the Hollywood homes of wealthy celebrities for almost a year before being caught.

From TheJournal.ie VIDEO: Is this the best ad in the world? Advertising This post contains videos

VIDEO: Is this the best ad in the world?

Ad campaign for fast food company has scored a Grand Prix award in Cannes.

Michael Haneke awarded Palme d'Or in Cannes

The Austrian director won his second such award for his stark film about love and death, Amour. Who were the other big winners?

Where are all the women? Cannes opens amidst sexism claims In Pictures This post contains images

Where are all the women? Cannes opens amidst sexism claims

Plus, all the styles from last night’s opening screening.

17 Irish titles head for Cannes Film Festival

Movers and shakers of the Irish film scene are off to Cannes to promote Ireland’s movie-making talents.

From TheJournal.ie G20 leaders unveil plans, pledge to reinvigorate economic growth G20

G20 leaders unveil plans, pledge to reinvigorate economic growth

The group have published their final communiqué, which includes their decisions on climate change, energy markets, fossil fuels – and not allowing a return to ‘pre-crisis behaviours in the financial sector’.

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