The winners of the 69th International Film Festival have been announced in Cannes. The main prize - "Palme d'Or" was won by British director Ken Loach "I, Daniel Blake". This was reported on the official website of the movie forum. According to the plot, the main character, after suffering a heart attack, encounters difficulties while looking for work. The movie was shot in the genre of "social drama".
The Grand Prix was awarded to the movie "It's Just the End of the World" by Canadian director Xavier Dolan. The best actors were recognized Iranian Shahab Hosseini, who played in the movie "Traveling Salesman", and the Filipino Jacqueline Jose for her leading role in the movie "Mama Rose" by Brillante Mendoza. "Traveling Salesman" was also honored with the Best Screenplay award.
Recall that the international jury of the 69th Cannes Film Festival was headed by Australian director George Miller. It also included actors Kirsten Dunst, Donald Sutherland, Mads Mikkelsen, French singer and actress Vanessa Paradis, French director Arnaud Deplechen, Italian Valeria Golino, Hungarian Laszlo Nemesh and Iranian Katayune Shahabi.
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