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Cannes site 72nd Cannes Film Festival
14-25 May 2019
in France


Opening film:
THE DEAD DON'T DIE
Closing film:
THE SPECIALS
2 0 1 9   A W A R D S
Palme d'Or: PARASITE
Grand Prix: ATLANTICS
Jury prize: BACURAU and LES MISERABLES
Queer Palm: PORTRAIT OF A LADY ON FIRE
Camera d'Or: OUR MOTHERS
L'Oeil d'Or: FOR SAMA and
THE CORDILLERA OF DREAMS
Director: Jean-Pierre & Luc Dardenne
(YOUNG AHMED)
Screenplay: Celine Sciamma (PORTRAIT OF A LADY ON FIRE)
Actress: Emily Beecham (LITTLE JOE)
Actor: Antonio Banderas (PAIN AND GLORY)
Honorary Palme d'Or: Alain Delon
Chopard Trophy: Francois Civil and Florence Pugh
Carrosse d'Or: John Carpenter
Cinematography: Bruno Delbonnel
Fipresci - Competition: IT MUST BE HEAVEN
Fipresci - Un Certain Regard: BEANPOLE
Fipresci - Parallel Sections: THE LIGHTHOUSE
Critics' Week: I LOST MY BODY
Rising Star: Ingvar E Sigurdsson (A WHITE, WHITE DAY)
Ecumenical Prize: A HIDDEN LIFE
Cinefondation: MANO A MANO
Un Certain Regard:
THE INVISIBLE LIFE OF EURIDICE GUSMAO
Un Certain Regard Jury Prize: FIRE WILL COME
Un Certain Regard - Director:
Kantemir Balagov (BEANPOLE)
Un Certain Regard - Performance:
Chiara Mastroianni (ON A MAGICAL NIGHT)
Un Certain Regard - Special Prize:
Albert Serra (LIBERTE) and Bruno Dumont (JOAN OF ARC)
Coup de Coeur: A BROTHER'S LOVE and THE CLIMB
SACD - Critics' Week: OUR MOTHERS
SACD - Director's Fortnight: AN EASY GIRL
Vulcan Award: Flora Volpeliere and Julien Poupard
(LES MISERABLES)
Label Europa Cinemas: ALICE AND THE MAYOR
Prix Francois Chalais: A HIDDEN LIFE
Gan Foundation: VIVARIUM
Soundtrack Award: Alberto Iglesias (PAIN AND GLORY)
Palm Dog: Brandy (ONCE UPON A TIME IN HOLLYWOOD)
Palm Dog Grand Jury Prize: LITTLE JOE and
AASHA AND THE STREET DOGS
Dogmanitarian Award: Google
Underdog Award: THE UNADOPTABLE
2 0 1 9   F I L M S
ABOU LEILA (Sidi-Boumediene, Alg)
ADAM (Lin, Sin)
ADAM (Touzani)
ALICE AND THE MAYOR (Pariser, Fr)
ALIEN (Yeon, Kor)
AMBIENCE (Jafari, Pal)
AND THEN WE DANCED (Akin, Swe)
AS HAPPY AS POSSIBLE (Raoust, Fr)
AS UP TO NOW (Moldovai, Hun)
ATLANTIQUE (Diop)
BACURAU (Mendonca/Dornelles)
BAMBOE (Van Deuren, Bel)
BEANPOLE (Balagov)
BELLE EPOQUE (Bedos)
BERTOLUCCI: NO END TRAVELLING (Sesti, It)
BLIND SPOT (Trividic/Bernard, Fr)
BLOW IT TO BITS (Kowalski, Fr)
BRIEF STORY FROM THE GREEN PLANET (Loza, Arg)
A BROTHER'S LIFE (Chokri)
BULL (Silverstein)
THE CLIMB (Covino)
COMPLEX SUBJECT (Yakovleva, Rus)
THE DEAD DON'T DIE (Jarmusch, US)
DEERSKIN (Dupieux, Fr)
DES HOMMES (Odiot/Viallet, Fr)
DIEGO MARADONA (Kapadia, UK)
DOGS DON'T WEAR PANTS (Valkeapaa, Fin)
DWELLING IN THE FUCHUN MOUNTAINS (Gu, Chn)
AN EASY GIRL (Zlotowski, Fr)
EVGE (Aliev)
FAMILY ROMANCE, LLC (Herzog)
FAVOURITES ( Monk, Aut)
FIRST LOVE (Miike, Jpn)
FOR SAMA (Kateab/Watts)
FOR THE MONEY (Moguillansky, Arg)
FORMAN VS. FORMAN (Trestikova/Hejna, Cz)
FRANKIE (Sachs, US)
THE GANGSTER, THE COP, THE DEVIL (Lee, Kor)
GHOST TROPIC (Devos, Bel)
GIVE ME LIBERTY (Mikhanovsky, US)
THE HALT (Diaz, Ph)
HEROES DON'T DIE (Rapin, Fr)
A HIDDEN LIFE (Malick, US)
HIEU (Van, US)
I LOST MY BODY (Clapin, Fr)
INDIANARA (Chevalier-Beaumel/Barbosa, Br)
INVISIBLE LIFE (Ainouz)
IT MUST BE HEAVEN (Suleiman)
JEREMIAH (Gillespie, US)
JOAN OF ARC (Dumont, Bel)
KONGO (La Vapeur, Corto Vaclav, Fr)
LAND OF ASHES (Ubeda, CR)
LAS VEGAS (Villegas, Arg)
LIBERTE (Serra)
THE LIGHTHOUSE (Eggers, Can)
LILLIAN (Horwath, Aut)
LITIGANTE (Lolli, Col)
LITTLE JOE (Hausner, US)
THE LITTLE SOUL (Rupik, Pol)
MAKING WAVES: THE ART OF CINEMATIC SOUND (Costin, US)
MANO A MANO (Courvoisier, Fr)

MATTHIAS AND MAXIME (Dolan, Can)
MICKEY AND THE BEAR (Attanasio, US)
LES MISERABLES (Ly)
OH MERCY! (Desplechin, Fr)
OLEG (Kursietis, Lat)
ONCE UPON A TIME ... IN HOLLYWOOD (Tarantino, US)
ONE HUNDRED AND TWENTY-EIGHT THOUSAND (Erban, Cz)
THE ORPHANAGE (Sadat, Den)
OUR MOTHERS (Diaz, Bel)
PAIN AND GLORY (Almodovar, Sp)
PAPICHA (Meddour)
PARASITE (Bong, Kor)
LES PARTICULES (Harrison, Swi)
LA PASSIONE DI ANNA MAGNANI (Cerasuolo, It)
PERDRIX (Le Duc, Fr)
PORT AUTHORITY (Lessovitz)
PORTRAIT OF A LADY ON FIRE (Sciamma, Fr)
PURA VIDA (Gonda, Svk)
QUE SEA LEY (Solanas)
RED 11 (Rodriguez, US)
RIFT (Louz, Isr)
ROADKILL (Mozga, UK)
ROCKETMAN (Fletcher, UK)
ROOM 212 (Honore, Fr)
ROSSO: A TRUE LIE ABOUT A FISHERMAN (Messana, Fr)
SANGRE BLANCA (Sarasola-Day, Arg)
SHARE (Bianco)
SIBYL (Triet)
SICK, SICK, SICK (Furtado, Br)
LES SILENCES DE JOHNNY (Glenn, Fr)
SOLAR PLEXUS (McShane, UK)
SOLO (Benki, Cz)
SONG WITHOUT A NAME (Leon, Per)
SORRY WE MISSED YOU (Loach, UK)
THE SPECIALS (Nakache/Toledan, Fr)
THE STAGGERING GIRL (Guadagnino, It)
SUMMER OF CHANGSHA (Zu)
A SUN THAT NEVER SETS (Laxe)
THE SWALLOWS OF KABUL (Breitman/Mevellec)
TAKE ME SOMEWHERE NICE (Sendijarevic, Bos)
THE BEST YEARS OF LIFE (Lelouch, Fr)
TLAMESS (Slim, Tun)
TO BE ALIVE AND KNOW IT (Cavalier)
TO LIVE TO SING (Ma, Chn)
TOMMASO (Ferrara)
TOO OLD TO DIE YOUNG (Refn)
THE TRAITOR (Bellocchio, It)
THE UNKNOWN SAINT (Aljem, Mor)
VIF-ARGENT (Batut, Fr)
VIVARIUM (Finnegan, Ire)
THE WHISTLERS (Porumboiu, Rom)
A WHITE, WHITE DAY (Palmason, Ice)
THE WILD GOOSE LAKE (Diao)
WOUNDS (Anvari, US
YOU DESERVE A LOVE (Herzi, Fr)
YOUNG AHMED (Dardenne/Dardenne, Bel)
YVES (Forgeard, Fr)
ZHUO REN MI MI (Z)
ZOMBI CHILD (Bonello, Fr)
Cannes site 71st Cannes Film Festival
8-19 May 2018
in France


2 0 1 8   A W A R D S
Palme d'Or: SHOPLIFTERS
Grand Prix: BLACKkKLANSMAN
Jury prize: CAPERNAUM
Queer Palm: GIRL
Camera d'Or: GIRL
Director: Pawel Pawlikowski (COLD WAR)
Screenplay: Alice Rohrwacher (HAPPY AS LAZZARO) and Nader Saeivar (3 FACES)
Actress: Samal Yeslyamova (MY LITTLE ONE)
Actor: Marcello Fonte (DOGMAN)
Honorary Palme d'Or: Jean-Luc Godard (IMAGE BOOK)
Chopard Trophy: Elizabeth Debicki and Joe Alwyn
Carrosse d'Or: Martin Scorsese
L'Oeil d'Or: SAMOUNI
Fipresci - Competition: BURNING
Fipresci - Un Certain Regard: GIRL
Fipresci - Parallel Sections: ONE DAY
Critics' Week: DIAMANTINO
Rising Star: Felix Maritaud (SAUVAGE)
Ecumenical Prize: CAPERNAUM
Cinefondation: THE SUMMER OF THE ELECTRIC LION
Un Certain Regard: BORDER
Un Certain Regard Jury Prize:
THE DEAD AND THE OTHERS
Un Certain Regard - Director:
Sergei Loznitza (DONBASS)
Un Certain Regard - Screenplay:
Meryem Benm'Barek (SOFIA)
Un Certain Regard - Performance:
Victor Polster (GIRL)
SACD - Critics' Week: WOMAN AT WAR
SACD - Director's Fortnight: EN LIBERTE
Label Europa Cinemas: TROPPA GRAZIA
Art Cinema: CLIMAX
Prix Francois Chalais: YOMEDDINE
Gan Foundation: SIR
Illy Award: SKIP DAY
Soundtrack Award: Roma Zver & German Osipov (SUMMER)
Palm Dog: DOGMAN
Palm Dog Grand Jury Prize: DIAMANTINO
Dogmanitarian Award: Vanessa Davies and the Patricks
R E V I E W E D   2 0 1 8   F I L M S
AMIN (Faucon, Fr)
ARCTIC (Penna, Ice)
BIRDS OF PASSAGE (Guerra/Gallego, Col)
BLACKkKLANSMAN (Lee, US)
BORDER (Abbasi, Swe)
BURNING (Lee, Kor)
CAPERNAUM (Labaki, Leb)
CLIMAX (Noe, Fr)
COLD WAR (Pawlikowski, Pol)
DIAMANTINO (Abrantes/Schmidt, Por)
DOGMAN (Garrone, It)
DONBASS (Loznitsa, Ukr)
EVERYBODY KNOWS (Farhadi, Sp)
THE EYES OF ORSON WELLES (Cousins, UK)
FAHRENHEIT 451 (Bahrani, US)
GIRL (Dhont, Bel)
HAPPY AS LAZZARO (Rohrwacher, It)
THE HARVESTERS (Kallos, SA)
THE HOUSE THAT JACK BUILT (Von Trier, Den)
KNIFE + HEART (Gonzalez, Fr)

LEAVE NO TRACE (Granik, US)
LOVE BLOOMS (Dacheux, Fr)
* THE MAN WHO KILLED DON QUIXOTE (Gilliam)
MANDY (Cosmatos, Bel)
MIRAI (Hosoda, Jpn)
MY BEST FRIEND (Deus, Arg)
RAFIKI (Kahiu, Ken)
SAUVAGE (Vidal-Naquet, Fr)
SHOPLIFTERS (Koreeda, Jpn)
SOFIA (Benm'barek, Fr)
SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY (Howard, UK)
SORRY ANGEL (Honore, Fr)
THUNDER ROAD (Cummings, US)
UNDER THE SILVER LAKE (Mitchell, US)
WHITNEY (Macdonald, US)
THE WILD PEAR TREE (Ceylan, Tur)
WILDLIFE (Dano, US)
WOMAN AT WAR (Erlingsson, Ice)

* review to come

rich in cannes Special Report from Cannes 2008

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