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20/09/1946 Cannes Film Festival held for the first time

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Cannes Film Festival (1946)

Twenty-one countries presented their films at the "First Cannes International Film Festival", which took place at the former Casino of Cannes. Only one year after the end of World War II, most of the films were about the war. With more emphasis on creativity than in competitiveness, eighteen nations presented their films.
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    • Essentials 

    • Jury 

    • Feature films competition 

    • Short films