The Cannes Film Festival will not take place in May as planned due to the corona virus, the board said on Thursday. The directors wanted to postpone it until the end of June.
The world's largest film festival was scheduled to take place between May 12 and 23.
But his board said in view of the pandemic that they now wanted to postpone it to "late June to early July."
Several other film festivals, including Tribeca, SXSW and Edinburgh, have been canceled or put on hold.
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