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Held annually on the French Riviera • Rich last attended Cannes in 2008, and is still recovering

Cannes site 73rd Cannes Film Festival
12-23 May 2020 (cancelled)
The official selection screened at various festivals and events


2 0 2 0   A W A R D S
NB. Awards were not presented in 2020.
2 0 2 0   F I L M S
16 PRINTEMPS (Lindon, Fr)
9 DAYS IN RAQQA (Lauzanne, Fr)
AFTER LOVE (Khan)
ANOTHER ROUND (Vinterberg, Den)
ANTOINETTE IN THE CEVENNES (Vignal, Fr)
BEASTS (Marandin)
BEGINNING (Kulumbegashvili, Geo)
THE BIG HIT (Courcol, Fr)
THE BILLION ROAD (Hamadi, Con)
BROKEN KEYS (Keyrouz, Leb)
THE DEATH OF CINEMA AND MY FATHER TOO (Rosenberg, Isr)
THE FRENCH DISPATCH (Anderson, US)
DNA (Maiwenn, Alg)
EARWIG AND THE WITCH (Miyazaki, Jpn)
ENFANT TERRIBLE (Roehler, Ger)
FALLING (Mortensen, US)
FEBRUARY (Kalev, Bul)
FLEE (Rasmussen, Den)
FORGOTTEN WE'LL BE (Trueba, Sp)
GAGARINE (Liatard/Trouilh, Fr)
GARCON CHIFFON (Maury, Fr)
GOLD FOR DOGS (Cambet)
A GOOD MAN (Mention-Schaar, Fr)
HEAVEN: TO THE LAND OF HAPPINESS (Im, Kor)
HERE WE ARE (Bergman, Isr)
HOME FRONT (Belvaux, Bel)
IBRAHIM (Guesmi, Fr)
IN THE DUSK (Bartas, Lit)
JOHN AND THE HOLE (Sisto, US)
JOSEP (Aurel, Fr)

LAST WORDS (Nossiter, US)
LIMBO (Sharrock, UK)
LOVERS ROCK (McQueen, UK)
MANGROVE (McQueen, UK)
MEMORY HOUSE (Maria, Br)
NADIA, BUTTERFLY (Plante, Can)
A NIGHT DOCTOR (Wajeman, Fr)
THE ORIGIN OF THE WORLD (Lafitte, Fr)
PAMMONITE (Lee, UK)
PASSION SIMPLE (Arbid, Leb)
PENINSULA (Yeon, Kor)
PLEASURE (Thyberg, Swe)
THE REAL THING (Fukada, Jpn)
RED SOIL (Bentoumi, Fr)
SEPTET: THE STORY OF HONG KONG (Hui/To/Hark/etc, Chn)
SHOULD THE WIND FALL (Martirosyan, Arm)
SKIES OF LEBANON (Mazlo)
SLALOM (Favier, Fr)
SOUAD (Amin, Egy)
SOUL (Docter, US)
THE SPEECH (Tirard, Fr)
STRIDING INTO THE WIND (Wei, Chn)
SUMMER OF 85 (Ozon, Fr)
THE SWARM (Philippot)
SWEAT (Von Horn, Swe)
TEDDY (Boukherma/Boukherma, Fr)
THE THINGS WE SAY, THE THINGS WE DO (Mouret, Fr)
TRUE MOTHERS (Kawase, Jpn)
THE TRUFFLE HUNTERS (Dweck/Kershaw, US)
THE TWO ALFREDS (Podalydes, Fr)
VAURIEN (Dourountzis, Fr)
Cannes site 72nd Cannes Film Festival
14-25 May 2019
in France


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:
INVISIBLE LIFE
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
R E V I E W E D   2 0 1 9   F I L M S
AND THEN WE DANCED (Akin, Geo)
ATLANTICS (Diop, Sen)
BACURAU (Mendonca/Dornelles, Br)
BEANPOLE Balagov(, Rus)
THE DEAD DON'T DIE (Jarmusch, US)
DEERSKIN (Dupieux, Fr)
DIEGO MARADONA (Kapadia, UK)
FIRST LOVE (Miike, Jpn)
FOR SAMA (Kateab/Watts)
FRANKIE (Sachs, US)
GIVE ME LIBERTY (Mikhanovsky, US)
A HIDDEN LIFE (Malick, Ger)
I LOST MY BODY (Clapin, Fr)
INVISIBLE LIFE (Ainouz, Br)
* JOAN OF ARC (Dumont, Bel)
LES MISERABLES (Ly, Fr)

THE LIGHTHOUSE (Eggers, US)
LITTLE JOE (Hausner, Aut)
MATTHIAS & MAXIME (Dolan, Can)
ON A MAGICAL NIGHT (Honore, Fr)
ONCE UPON A TIME ... IN HOLLYWOOD (Tarantino, US)
PAIN AND GLORY (Almodovar, Sp)
PARASITE (Bong, Kor)
PORTRAIT OF A LADY ON FIRE (Sciamma, Fr)
ROCKETMAN (Fletcher, UK)
SORRY WE MISSED YOU (Loach, UK)
TOMMASO (Ferrara, It)
VIVARIUM (Finnegan, Ire)
A WHITE, WHITE DAY (Palmason, Ice)
WOUNDS (Anvari, US)
YOUNG AHMED (Dardenne/Dardenne, Bel)

* review to come

rich in cannes Special Report from Cannes 2008

SHADOWS FLIES TO
CANNES FOR A DAY
WITH BRUCE DICKINSON

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