Mouton Cadet Wine Bar Closes out Cannes

The Mouton Cadet Wine Bar closed its doors last Sunday after 12 days of receptions and exclusive events at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival.

As an official supplier to the festival for the past 24 years, the family company Baron Philippe de Rothschild has contributed to the conviviality of the Cannes Film Festival. Baron Philippe de Rothschild hosted an exclusive space for the fifth straight year in 2015, offering the world of cinema a place to relax or conduct interviews.

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Eva Longoria and Madame Camille Sereys de Rothschild in the Mouton Cadet Wine Bar.

This year, many prestigious personalities graced the Mouton Cadet Wine Bar with their presence. Located on the roof of the Palais des Festivals, and offering stunning views across the Cannes bay, this oasis of serenity was the location of many exclusive events.

These included:

– Eva Longoria’s charity dinner for the Global Gift Foundation.
– Salma Hayek’s photo shoot for Grazia magazine.
– Dinner for the cast of Amnesia by Barbet Schroeder, with Marthe Keller, Bruno Ganz and Max Riemelt. – Cocktail party of Journey to the Shore by Kiyoshi Kurosawa, Directing Prize winner of Un Certain Regard.
– Jury’s deliberation for “Un Certain Regard” competition prices, headed by Isabella Rossellini.

As well as the media junkets for:
– The Lobster, Jury Prize winner, directed by Yorgos Lanthimos, with Colin Farrell, Rachel Weisz and John C. Reilly.
and Ben Wishaw.
– Carol, by Todd Haynes, with Cate Blanchett and Best Actress winner Rooney Mara (ex-aequo with Emmanuelle Bercot).
– Sicario, directed by Denis Villeneuve, with Benicio Del Toro, Emily Blunt and Josh Brolin.
– Valley of Love, directed by Guillaume Nicloux with Gérard Depardieu and Isabelle Huppert.
– Je suis un soldat, directed by Laurent Larivière with Louise Bourgouin and Jean-Hugues Anglade.
– Dope, directed by Rick Famuyiwa with Zoé Kravitz.

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John C. Reilly at the Mouton Cadet Wine Bar.

As a the final hurrah on the fortnight, the entire jury of the 68th edition of the Cannes International Film Festival gathered at the Mouton Cadet Wine Bar for a closing cocktail after the Awards Ceremony (featured image above).

It was an occasion for presidents Joel and Ethan Coen, and jury members Rossy De Palma, Sophie Marceau, Sienna Miller, Rokia Traoré, Guillermo Del Toro, Xavier Dolan and Jake Gyllenhall to enjoy the location of the Croisette, and bid farewell to this celebration of world cinema — until next year.

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