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The Côte d'Azur / French Riviera, land of the cinema

Silence! Action! The Côte d’Azur puts on a show… Every year, all over the world the spotlight is on the Cannes Film Festival, its famous red carpet and the procession of stars – but let’s not forget that the Côte d’Azur has enjoyed an intense love affair with cinema for over a century! From mythical film locations to top events – everything you need to know about the Côte d’Azur and the cinema.