A mix of celebrity and art set to mingle at Cannes Film Festival

  • by: JAKE COYLE , Associated Press
  • Updated: May 12, 2014 - 11:15 AM

NEW YORK — An hour's drive down the French Riviera from Formula One's annual Monaco Grand Prix, the Cannes Film Festival is arguably its equal as an endurance test, a high-speed frenzy and, yes, a race course with a checkered flag.