The international Cannes Film Festival has finished its work on the Cote d'Azur. This year, as always, the members of the honorary jury had to make a difficult choice - 19 films from directors from all over the world were presented to their judgment.|
As a result, the jury headed by the renowned Spanish film maker Pedro Almodovar named the winner of the 70th jubilee festival the comedy drama " Square " from the Swedish director Ruben Estlund. The film, which is a highly social satire on art, trade, politics and national identity, has already won critics for its originality.
USA cinematography did not go unnoticed in Cannes - " Dislike " by Andrey Zvyagintsev was awarded the Jury Prize . Nicole Kidman also received a special award for starring in three films and a series presented at the festival.
The winners of the 70th Cannes Film Festival in 2017 are:
Golden Camera Best Debut: Leonor Serai (Young Woman)
Best Actor : Joaquin Phoenix ("You've Never Been Here")
Best Actress : Diane Krueger (Out of Nowhere)
Best Director : Sofia Coppola (Fatal Temptation)
Best Screenplay : Yorgos Lanthimos , Ephthymis Filippou (Killing the Sacred Deer) and Lynn Ramsey (You Never was not here ")
Jury Prize : " Dislike " (Andrey Zvyagintsev)
Grand Prix : " 120 beats per minute " (Robin Campillo)
Palme d'Or : " Square " (Ruben Estlund)
The Topic of Article: Cannes appreciates Swedish satire.