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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
tbc
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, Switzerland, Fr)
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, France, 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, Tunisia, Fr)
TO BE ALIVE AND KNOW IT (Cavalier)
TO LIVE TO SING (Ma, China, Fr)
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
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)
* 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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