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Fondation des Amis

Our mission

Founded in 2021, the fondation Les Amis du Festival is part of the movement that the Festival de Cannes has been driving forward since the 2000’s: supporting and mentoring up-and-coming film-makers, helping raise a new generation of film lovers, and sharing a passion for cinema around the world. Les Amis du Festival also contributes to initiatives launched by the Festival to develop ever more responsible and environmentally-friendly events, and helps showcase the Festival’s heritage.

Les Amis du Festival brings together individuals and companies with a passion for film and culture, supporters who accompany the Festival de Cannes along the path to achieving its many goals.

Les Amis du Festival is a non-profit association that runs events for Les Amis, and a foundation that collects donations and sets out support policy for Les Amis du Festival under the aegis of the Fondation de France.

Les Amis du Festival's missions are...

TO PROMOTE

AND SUPPORT

all the initiatives spearheaded by the Association Française du Festival International du Film (AFFIF), and in particular promoting and supporting film-making and film appreciation.

TO FACILITATE

AND BOOST

TO FOSTER 

AND ROLL OUT

the AFFIF’s work in implementing is corporate social responsibility (CSR) policy and all its initiatives aimed at reducing its environmental impact.

educational and training schemes surrounding film and film-making to sit alongside the AFFIF’s initiatives.

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Les Amis du Festival

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