Sunday, May 23, 2010

The Award Winners (Cannes 2010 Competition)

I have just finished watching the telecast of the awards ceremony and there are some interesting winners. I realize I am doing exactly what Indiewire and InContention (as well as the Cannes website) did before, but I want to reprint the results for everyone here to see. In the format of those three.

The Palme d'Or (Best Picture of the Competition)
Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives by Apichatpong Weerasethakul

The Gran Prix (The Runner-Up)
Of Gods and Men by Xavier Beauvois

Best Director
Mathieu Almaric, On Tour

Best Actor
Javier Bardem, Biutiful AND Elio Germano, Our Life

Best Actress
Juliette Binoche, Certified Copy

Best Screenplay
Poetry by Lee Chang-dong

Jury Prize
A screaming man by Mahamat-Saleh Haroun

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