According to reports, Kanye West is preparing to debut a film at this year’s annual Cannes Film Festival in France. Kanye‘s 30-minute film is a project that will be produced, written, and directed by the artist himself. In addition, rumors are cirrulating that fellow emcee Kid Cudi will be in the upcoming short ‘thriller.’ This past February, the NY Observer reported that West had sent representatives to meet with film companies and government officials in Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Doha Qatar to scout locations and discuss production for a short film. The 2012 Cannes Film Festival begins on May 16th and runs through May 27th. Be sure to check back for updates, and as always, let us know what you think!