By Indiewire | Indiewire May 17, 2006 at 1:41AM
The Cannes Film Festival will pay tribute to Anouk Aimee, doyenne of French cinema, on May 27, organizers said Tuesday. Described by festival director Gilles Jacob as "one of the cinema's most beautiful embodiments of femininity," Aimee found success at age 16 in Cayette's "The Lovers of Verona." She also starred in Federico Fellini's "La Dolce Vita" and "8 1/2" as well as in "Lola" by Jacques Demy. Reuters/Hollywood Reporter report.