Sunday, May 26, 2013

Cannes Winners!

Palme d’Or: Blue Is the Warmest Color Abdellatif Kechiche
Grand Prix: Inside Llewyn Davies by Joel and Ethan Coen
Jury Prize: Like Father, Like Son by Kore-eda Hirokazu
Best Director: Amat Escalante for Heli
Best Actress: Bérénice Bejo for Asghar Farhadi’s The Past / Le Passé
Best Actor: Bruce Dern for Alexander Payne’s Nebraska
Best Screenplay: Jia Zhangke for A Touch of Sin
Camera d’or: Ilo Ilo by Anthony Cheng
Palme d’Or for Best Short Film: Safe by Moon Byoung-gon
Special Mention for Short Film: Whale Valley / Hvalfjordur by Gudmundur Arnar Gudmundsson

2 comments:

  1. Glad Blue... won the top prize. Surprised that Dern and Bejo won the acting categories though. That will help their Oscar campaigns, no doubt.

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    1. Yeah, Dern especially surprises me considering the raves that Douglas and Redford received. For me, Dern still comes down to category placement. If he goes Supporting, I could see him win. If he goes Lead, I could see him snubbed the nomination.

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