MUMBAI: In celebration of the 62nd annual Cannes Film Festival (13-24 May), Excel Home Videos and NDTV Lumiere bring together their collection of Golden Palm and Grand Jury Prize winning and nominated movies on DVD.
The Cannes classic DVD’s that have been released are:
Mon Oncle – Winner of the Best Foreign Language film Oscar 1958 and the Prix Special Du Jury at the Festival de Cannes
La Dolce Vita – Winner Festival De Cannes Palme d’Or (1960).
Unknown Pleasures – Nominated for the Palme d’Or at the 2002 Cannes Film Festival.
Days of Glory – Nominated for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 2007 Oscars and the Golden Palm at Cannes, and Winner of the François Chalais Award as well as the Best Actor Award at the 2006 Cannes Film Festival.
The Page Turner – Official Selection for Festival de Cannes ‘Un Certain Regard’ 2006.
Climates – Nominated for the Palme d’Or and Winner of the FIPRESCI Award at the 2006 Cannes Film Festival.
Breath – Nominated in 2007 for the Palme d’Or in Cannes.
The Edge of Heaven – Winner of the Ecumenical Jury Prize and Best Screenplay at Cannes Film Festival 2007.
Persepolis – Winner of the Jury Prize at the Cannes Film Festival 2007, Nominated Academy Award for Best Animated Film, Nominated festival de Cannes Palme d’Or.
Three Monkeys – Nominated for the Palme d’Or at the 2008 Festival de Cannes.