Nineteen films will be competing for the Camera d'or prize.
Along with the announcement of the Un Certain Regard jury, headed by Benicio Del Toro, the 71st Cannes Film Festival has announced its Camera d'or jury.
Swiss director Ursula Meier will serve as the Camera d'or jury president, a group composed of 4 women and 3 men.
The Camera d'or prize celebrates a 'first film' by a director. Last year's jury prize went to Jeune Femme (Montparnasse Bienvenue) by Leonor Serraille. The prize will be announced and awarded during the official Closing Ceremony.
The complete Camera d'or jury:
French-American director, writer, critic
French President of Cinephase
ARNAUD & JEAN-MARIE LARRIEU
French directors & writers