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Festival de Cannes 2016

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Directors and Jury

The official selection of movies and their directors, and the members of the jury, for the 69th Festival de Cannes - May 11-22, 2016, in Cannes, France. Festival web site...


Official Selection

  • Director: Maren Ade - Film: Toni Erdmann
  • Director: Pedro Almodovar - Film: Julieta
  • Director: Andrea Arnold - Film: American Honey - Prix du Jury - icn_favorite.gif
  • Director: Olivier Assayas - Film: Personal Shopper - Best Director (ex aequo) - icn_favorite.gif
  • Director: Jean-Pierre Dardenne & Luc Dardenne - Film: La fille inconnue
  • Director: Xavier Dolan - Film: Juste la fin du monde - Grand Prix - icn_favorite.gif
  • Director: Bruno Dumont - Film: Ma loute
  • Director: Asgar Farhadi - Film: Forushande - Best Screenplay - icn_favorite.gif
    • Shahab Hosseini - Best Actor - icn_favorite.gif
  • Director: Nicole Garcia - Film: Mal de pierres
  • Director: Alain Guiraudie - Film: Rester vertical
  • Director: Jim Jarmusch - Film: Paterson
  • Director: Kleber Mendonça Filho - Film: Aquarius
  • Director: Ken Loach - Film: I, Daniel Blake - Best Film - PALME d'OR - icn_favorite.gif
  • Director: Brillante Mendoza - Film: Mia'Rosa
    • Jaclyn Jose - Best Actress - icn_favorite.gif
  • Director: Cristian Mungiu - Film: Bacalaureat - Best Director (ex aequo) - icn_favorite.gif
  • Director: Jeff Nichols - Film: Loving
  • Director: Park Chan-Wook - Film: Agassi
  • Director: Sean Penn - Film: The Last Face
  • Director: Cristi Puiu - Film: Sieranevada
  • Director: Paul Verhoeven - Film: Elle
  • Director: Nicolas Winding Refn - Film: The Neon Demon


  • George Miller, president of the Jury
  • Arnaud Desplechin (Director, writer - France)
  • Kirsten Dunst (Actress - United States)
  • Valeria Golino (Actress, director, writer, producer - Italy)
  • Mads Mikkelsen (Actor - Denmark)
  • László Nemes (Director, writer - Hungary)
  • Vanessa Paradis (Actress, singer - France)
  • Katayoon Shahabi (Producer - Iran)
  • Donald Sutherland (Actor - Canada)