winners//69th CANNES FILM FESTIVAL

AWARDS COVERAGE



The 69th Cannes Film Festival has officially concluded with I, Daniel Blake taking home the Palme d'Or.

This year's jury was headed by Mad Max: Fury Road director George Miller and included cinema figures like Kirsten Dunst, Donald Sutherland, and others.

Other films and filmmakers to walk away with prizes were Xavier Dolan's It's Only the End of the World and Andrea Arnold's American Honey.

Opening with Woody Allen's Cafe Society the 69th fest made headlines with controversial speeches (including opening night jabs at Allen's personal life) and red carpet glories (hello Blake Lively).

Here's a complete list of this year's winners:

PALME D'OR

I, Daniel Blake
Ken Loach

GRAND PRIZE

Xavier Dolan
It's Only the End of the World

BEST DIRECTOR

TIE
Olivier Assays
Personal Shopper

Cristian Mungiu
Graduation

BEST SCREENPLAY

Asghar Farhadi
The Salesman

BEST ACTOR

Shahab Hosseini
The Salesman

BEST ACTRESS

Jaclyn Jose
Ma'Rosa

JURY PRIZE

American Honey
Andrea Arnold

PALME D'HONNEUR

Jean-Pierre Leaud

CAMERA D'OR

Divines
Uda Benyamina

SHORT FILM PALME D'OR

Timecode
Juanjo Gimenez

SPECIAL MENTION

The Girl Who Danced with the Devil
Joao Paulo Miranda Maria

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