Tonight, during the Closing Ceremony of this 66th Festival de Cannes, the Jury presided over by Steven Spielberg revealed the award winners.
Audrey Tautou hosted Uma Thurman on the stage of the Grand Théâtre Lumière to award the Palme d’or to the best film among the 20 in Competition.
Jérôme Salle’s Zulu starring Orlando Bloom and Forest Whitaker, was screened at the end of the ceremony.
Award for Best Director
Award for Best Screenplay
Award for Best Actress
Award for Best Actor
SAFE by MOON Byoung-gon
Special Mention - Ex-aequo
HVALFJORDUR (Whale Valley / Le Fjord des Baleines) by Gudmundur Arnar GUDMUNDSSON
37°4 S by Adriano VALERIO
ILO ILO by Anthony CHEN presented in the Directors' Fortnight
The Jury of the CST has awarded the VULCAN AWARD OF THE TECHNICAL ARTIST to:
Antoine HEBERLÉ, director of photography for the film GRIGRIS (directed by Mahamat-Saleh HAROUN), for a result showing remarkable finesse and humility, with the sole intention of serving the film, in conditions that we imagine were very difficult.