Cannes Film Festival awards list

    CANNES: The official Jury of this 61st Fesival de Cannes, présided over by Sean Penn, revealed the Prize winners during the closing ceremony.

    Édouard Baer hosted Robert de Niro on the stage of the Grand Théâtre Lumière to award the Palme d’or to the best film among the 22 in Competition.

    Barry Levinson’s closing film What Just Happened? starring Robert De Niro, Sean Penn and Bruce Willis, was screened at the end of the ceremony.

    IN COMPETTION – FEATURE FILMS

    Palme d’Or
    ENTRE LES MURS de / by Laurent Cantet

    Grand Prix
    GOMORRA de / by Matteo Garrone

    Prize of the 61st Festival de Cannes ex-aequo
    Catherine Deneuve dans / for UN CONTE DE NOËL de / by Arnaud DESPLECHIN
    Clint Eastwood pour / for L’ÉCHANGE (The Exchange)

    Award for the Best Director
    ÜÇ MAYMUN (Three Monkeys / Les Trois Singes) de / by Nuri Bilge Ceylan

    Jury Prize
    IL DIVO de / by Paolo Sorrentino

    Prix d’interprétation masculine
    Benicio Del Toro dans / for CHE de / by Steven SODERBERGH

    Best Performance for an Actress
    Sandra Corveloni dans / for LINHA DE PASSE de / by Walter SALLES, Daniela THOMAS

    Award for the Best Screenplay
    LE SILENCE DE LORNA de / by Jean-Pierre et Luc DARDENNE

    IN COMPETTION – SHORT FILMS

    Palme d’Or
    MEGATRON de / by Marian Crisan

    Jury Prize
    JERRYCAN de / by Julius Avery

    CAMERA D’OR

    HUNGER de / by Steve McQueen (Un Certain Regard)

    Mention Spéciale Caméra d’Or
    VSE UMRUT A JA OSTANUS (Ils mourront tous sauf moi) de / by Valeria Gaï GUERMANIKA (Semaine Internationale de la Critique)

    UN CERTAIN REGARD

    Un Certain Regard Prize
    TULPAN de / by Sergey Dvortsevoy

    Jury Prize
    TOKYO SONATA de / by Kurosawa Kiyoshi

    Heart Throb Jury Prize
    WOLKE 9 de / by Andreas Drese

    The Knockout of Un Certain Regard
    TYSON de / by James Toback

    Prize of Hope
    JOHNNY MAD DOG de / by Jean-Stéphane SAUVAIRE

    CINEFONDATION

    First Cinéfondation Prize
    HIMNON (Hymne) de / by Elad Keidan (The Sam Spiegel Film and TV School, Israël)

    Second Cinéfondation Prize
    FORBACH de / by Claire Burger (La fémis, France)

    Third Cinéfondation Prize
    STOP de / by Park Jae-ok (The Korean Academy of Film Arts, Corée du Sud)
    KESTOMERKITSIJÄT (Signalisation des routes) de / by Juho Kuosmanen (University of Art and Design Helsinki, Finlande)