Kanye West Hosts 'Cruel Summer' Presentation At Cannes

by Georgia Bobley · May 24, 2012

Last night in Cannes, Kanye West held the premier of his first film, a 30-minute short called Cruel Summer. For the premiere, the film was played across seven 20-foot screens at the Palm Beach, and an after-party followed the screening. Kanye's film was made in association with the Doha Film Institute, and stars Kid Cudi.

Belvedere sponsored the premiere and DJ Magnum played at the after party. Guests included Kim Kardashian, Jay-Z, Kid Cudi, Amanda Palmer, Amal Al Athem, Razane Jammal, Teyana Taylor, Pusha-T, Big Sean, D'banj, Mike Dean, Anja Rubik, Jus-Ske, and Sasha Knezevic.

[Photo: Kanye West, Jay-Z]

[Jay-Z, Kanye West, Kim Kardashian]

[Kanye West, Kid Cudi]

[Pusha-T, Big Sean, Teyana Taylor, D'banj, Mike Dean]

[Teyana Taylor] [Amanda Palmer, Amal Al Athem]