Cannes 2016: Festival announces line-up


General delegate Thierry Frémaux and President Pierre Lescure announced in Paris , this morning the official selection for the 69th Cannes Film Festival which is due to open on May 11th. Once again a mix of much anticipated films from around the globe will be showcased. Woody Allen’s “Cafe Society”(Out of competition) will open the Festival. Allen opened a few years ago with Midnight in Paris in 2011.

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In Competition:

Toni Erdmann, Maren Ade

Julieta, Pedro Almodóvar

American Honey, Andrea Arnold

Personal Shopper, Olivier Assayas

La Fille Inconnue, Jean-Pierre Dardenne & Luc Dardenne

Juste La Fin Du Monde, Xavier Dolan

Ma Loute, Bruno Dumont

Paterson, Jim Jarmusch

Rester Vertical, Alain Guiraudie

Aquarius, Kleber Mendonça Filho

Mal De Pierres, Nicole Garcia

I, Daniel Blake, Ken Loach

Ma’ Rosa, Brillante Mendoza

Bacalaureat, Cristian Mungiu

Loving, Jeff Nichols

The Handmaiden (Agassi), Park Chan-Wook

The Last Face, Sean Penn

Sieranevada, Cristi Puiu

Elle, Paul Verhoeven

The Neon Demon, Nicolas Winding Refn

Out Of Competition:

Café Society, Woody Allen (opening film)

The BFG, Steven Spielberg

Goksung, Na Hong-Jin

Money Monster, Jodie Foster

The Nice Guys, Shane Black

Un Certain Regard:

Varoonegi, Behnam Behzadi

Apprentice, Boo Junfeng

Voir Du Pays, Delphine Coulin & Muriel Coulin

La Danseuse, Stéphanie Di Giusto

Eshtebak, Mohamed Diab

La Tortue Rouge, Michael Dudok De Wit

Fuchi Ni Tatsu, Fukada Kôji

Omor Shakhsiya, Maha Haj

Me’ever Laharim Vehagvaot, Eran Kolirin

After The Storm, Hirokazu Kore-Eda

Hymyilevä Mies, Juho Kuosmanen

La Larga Noche De Francisco Sanctis, Francisco Márquez & Andrea Testa

Caini, Bogdan Mirica

Pericle Il Nero, Stefano Mordini

The Transfiguration, Michael O’shea

Captain Fantastic, Matt Ross

Uchenik, Kirill Serebrennikov

Midnight Screenings:

Gimme Danger, Jim Jarmusch

Bu-San-Haeng, Yeon Sang-Ho

Special Screenings:

L’Ultima Spiaggia, Thanos Anastopoulos & Davide Del Degan

Hissein Habré, Une Tragédie Tchadienne, Mahamat-Saleh Haroun

La Mort De Louis XIV, Albert Serra

Le Cancre, Paul Vecchiali

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