The Cannes Film Festival 2023 concluded in France on Saturday 27 May 2023 with a third female director taking home the top prize.
Marking the end of the festival, the closing ceremony was broadcast live on the French network and streamed worldwide. The ceremony was followed by the world premiere of Disney/Pixar Elemental by Disney/Pixar director Peter Sohn, The Hollywood Reporter.
The evening’s winner was French director Justine Triet, who won for her courtroom drama, anatomy of fall, Every type.
The award was presented by Jane Fonda, who spoke about her achievements since her first Cannes participation. “There were no female directors running back then, and we never thought there was anything wrong with that. We’ve come a long way,” she said.
Triet used it as an opportunity to protest against the French government’s austerity plans, including deep cuts to culture programs and pension reforms, which have sparked nationwide protests.
“This award is dedicated to all young female directors and all young male directors: all those who cannot make films today. We must give them the space I occupied 15 years ago in a less hostile world, where there are still It’s possible to make a mistake and start over.”
Japanese acting legend Koji Yakusho has won the Best Actor award at the 2023 Cannes Film Festival for his role in Wim Wenders’ film. perfect day. Whereas Best Actress honor goes to Turkish theater star Merve Dizdar about hay From director Nuri Bilge Ceylan.
Here is the full list of the 2023 Cannes Film Festival winners:
Palme d’Or: anatomy of autumn by Justin Treat
Grand Prize: area of interest Jonathan Glazer
director: Tran Anh Hung for hot pot
actor: Kōji Yakusho for perfect day
actor: Merve Dizdar for about hay
Jury Prize: fallen leaves by Aki Kaurismaki
script: Yuji Sakamoto monster
golden camera award
Inside the yellow cocoon by Thien An Pham
Short Film Palme d’Or
27 Flóra Anna Buda
short film special mention
rare By Gunnur Martinsdóttir Schlüter
Golden Eye Documentary Award
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Un Certain Regard Awards: how to make love by Molly Manning Walker
Jury Prize: hound by Kamal Lazraq
Best Director Award: mother of lies by Asmae El Moudir
Freedom Award: goodbye julia by Mohamed Cordofani
Comprehensive Award: brie jacquard, João Salaviza, Renée Nader Messora Cast and crew
New Voice Award: omen fromBaloji
Europa Cinema Tags: biology, Elena Martin
Society of Playwrights and Composers Awards: princePierre Clayton
Grand Prize: tiger stripes Amanda Nell Eu
French Mood Award: It’s raining inside by Paloma Sermon-Daï
GAN Foundation distribution award: Pyramid film Inshallah a boy
Louis Roederer Foundation Rising Star Award: Jovan Jinic lost kingdom