Festival de Cannes on Orange cells

TV Festival goes mobile for this year's festival

PARIS -- TV Festival, the official channel of the Festival de Cannes, will add cell network Orange to its broadcast carriers this year, festival organizers said Monday.

In addition to its broadcast on pay TV group Canal Plus' CanalSat cable package, TV Festival will be broadcast on France Telecom subsidiary Orange's networks May 13-24.

The channel, which is dedicated exclusively to the festival, provides footage of photo calls, press conferences, red carpets, interviews and news.

TV Festival is executive produced by KM Prods. and co-produced by Canal Plus, Orange and the Festival de Cannes. It will be available on CanalSat channel 17 and Orange TV channel 50.