Winners: 74th Cannes Film Festival

For 12 days, the 74th Festival de Cannes honored the best of the best in film.

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Just as American actress-director Jodie Foster was awarded an honorary Palme d'or at the Opening Ceremony on July 6, Italian filmmaker Marco Bellocchio received the distinction for his exceptional career. The trophy was presented to him by Paolo Sorrentino.

On the stage of the Grand Théâtre Lumière, the Master of Ceremonies, Doria Tillier, was joined by the Feature Film Jury chaired by Spike Lee and composed of Mati Diop, Mylène Farmer, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Jessica Hausner, Mélanie Laurent, Kleber Mendonça Filho, Tahar Rahim and Song Kang-ho, for the announcement of the 2021 Awards.

FEATURE FILMS

Palme d'or

TITANE directed by Julia DUCOURNAU



Grand Prix (ex aequo)

GHAHREMAN (A Hero) directed by Asghar FARHADI


HYTTI N°6 (Compartment N°6) directed by Juho KUOSMANEN



Best Director

Leos CARAX for ANNETTE



Best Screenplay

HAMAGUCHI Ryusuke & TAKAMASA Oe for DRIVE MY CAR


Jury Prize (ex aequo)
 

MEMORIA directed by Apichatpong WEERASETHAKUL
HA'BERECH (Ahed's Knee) directed by Nadav LAPID



Best Performance by an Actress
 

Renate REINSVE in VERDENS VERSTE MENNESKE (The Worst Person in the World)
directed by Joachim TRIER



Best Performance by an Actor
 

Caleb LANDRY JONES in NITRAM
directed by Justin KURZEL


SHORT FILMS

Palme d'or

TIAN XIA WU YA (All the Crows in the World) directed by TANG Yi
 


Special Mention

CÉU DE AGOSTO (August Sky) directed by Jasmin TENUCCI


CAMERA D'OR

MURINA directed by Antoneta ALAMAT KUSIJANOVIĆ unveiled in the frame of LA QUINZAINE DES RÉALISATEURS
 


HIGHER TECHNICAL COMMISSION(CST)

CST Award for Technical Artistry

Vladislav OPELIANTS (Russia), Chief Director of Photography, PETROV'S FLU by Kirill SEREBRENNIKOV




CST Young Film Technician Award

Armance DURIX, Head Sound Engineer, MI IUBITA, MON AMOUR by Noémie MERLANY

The final Screening of the 74th Festival de Cannes: OSS 117, Alerte rouge en Afrique noire (From Africa with Love), the third part of the adventures of Hubert Bonisseur de la Bath was shown to festival-goers at the end of the Awards Ceremony in the presence of director Nicolas Bedos, actors Jean Dujardin and Pierre Niney and cast and crew.

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