The main award received the Korean film “Parasites”. Tarantino left with nothing.
On the evening of May 25, the results of the Cannes Film Festival were announced. The Golden Palm branch was picked up by Korean director Pont Joon-ho for the drama Parasites. The grand prix of the festival was taken by Atlantic, directed by Mati Diop, she became the first black female director to win this award. Antonio Banderas received the award “Best Actor” for his role in the film “The Pain and Glory” Pedro Almodovar.
The prize for the best direction in the section “Special Look” was taken by theRussian director Cantemir Balagov for the drama “Dilda”.
The main prize of the International Federation of Film Press FIPRESSI was awarded to Elia Suleiman for the film “It must be paradise.” Also in this category was the film “Beacon” by Robert Eggers (Robert Pattinson and Willem Dafoe were played there) and the already mentioned “Dald” by Balagov.
“Golden Palm”: “Parasites” – Pon Joon-ho.
Grand Prix: “Atlantic” – Mati Diop.
Best Director: Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne, “Young Ahmed.”
Best Actor: Antonio Banderas, “Pain and Glory.”
Best Actress: Emily Beecham, “Little Joe.”
Jury Prize: “Miserables” (Laj Li) and “Kozodoi” (Juliano Dornel, Kleber Mendonsa Filo).
Best Screenplay: “A Portrait of a Young Woman on Fire” (Celine Sciamma).
Golden Camera: Cesar Diaz, “Our Mothers”.