The 2004 Cannes Film Festival, which runs May 12-22, will introduce Cannes Classics, a new section showcasing classic cinema. Italian director Michelangelo Antonioni will present the world premiere of

PARIS (Hollywood Reporter)--The 2004 Cannes Film Festival, which runs May 12-22, will introduce Cannes Classics, a new section showcasing classic cinema.

Italian director Michelangelo Antonioni will present the world premiere of his short film, "The Gaze of Michelangelo," and the restored version of his 1966 classic "Blowup."

Cannes Classics will also feature a digital restoration of Clyde Bruckman's 1927 film, "The General," starring Buster Keaton, to celebrate the release this year of a collection of Keaton's films.