UK Film Centre announces Cannes programme

Talent talks from directors Ken Loach, Jessica Hausner and Asif Kapadia will feature in the UK Film Centre’s programme of industry events at this year’s Cannes Film Festival (May 14-25).

The UK Film Centre has announced its full line-up of industry events at this year’s Cannes Film Festival, all open to festival delegates including sessions with filmmakers with films in Official Selection and panel discussions with leading international industry players. The UK Film Centre, which is located in the International Village Riviera, is supported by the British Film Institute (BFI) with National Lottery funding, in partnership with the British Council, British Film Commission (BFC), Creative England, Film London, Screen Scotland, ScreenSkills, and in association with the UK Government’s GREAT campaign.

Headlining the UK Film Centre industry events programme are talks with filmmakers of UK features and co-productions having their world or European premieres in the festival’s official selection and business focused sessions. To receive updates on the UK Film Centre events programme, register at

See the full BFI press release.

Published on 13 May 2019

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