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La Tortue Rouge (The Red Turtle)

Un Certain Regard Special Prize, Cannes 2016 Directed by: Michael Dudok de Wit Country: FRANCE, BELGIUM, JAPAN Year of production: 2016 Genre: animation Length: 80 minutes Through the story of a man shipwrecked on a tropical island inhabited by turtles, crabs and birds, THE RED TURTLE recounts the milestones in ...

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Money Monster

Out of Competition, Cannes 2016 Directed by: Jodie Foster Country: USA Year of production: 2016 Genre: thriller Length: 100 minutes In the real-time, high stakes thriller Money Monster, George Clooney and Julia Roberts star as financial TV host Lee Gates and his producer Patty, who are put in an extreme ...

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Voir du Pays (The Stopover)

Prize for Best Screenplay – Un Certain Regard, Cannes 2016 Directed by: Delphine COULIN , Muriel COULIN Year of production: 2016 Country: FRANCE, GREECE Genre: drama Length: 102 minutes At the end of their tour of duty in Afghanistan, two young military women, Aurore and Marine, are given three days ...

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Hell or High Water

Un Certain Regard, Cannes 2016 Directed by: David Mackenzie Country: USA Year of production: 2016 Genre: drama, crime Length: 102 minutes Two brothers, an ex-con and a divorced father face the foreclosure of their family’s farm and decide to team up for a string of adrenaline filled heists. A seasoned ...

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Harmonium

Jury Prize – Un Certain Regard, Cannes 2016 Directed by: Kôji FUKADA Year of production: 2016 Country: JAPAN, FRANCE Genre: drama Length: 118 minutes Toshio hires Yasaka in his workshop. This old acquaintance, who has just been released from prison, begins to meddle in Toshio’s family life… Original language: Japanese ...

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The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Mäki

Prize of Un Certain Regard, Cannes 2016 Directed by: Juho KUOSMANEN Year of production: 2016 Country: FINLAND, GERMANY, SWEDEN Genre: drama Length: 92 minutes Summer 1962, Olli Mäki has a shot at the world championship title in featherweight boxing. From the Finnish countryside to the bright lights of Helsinki, everything ...

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Ma’ Rosa

Award for Best Actress, Cannes 2016 Directed by: Brillante MENDOZA Year of production: 2015 Country: PHILIPPINES Genre: drama Length: 110 minutes Ma’ Rosa has four children. She owns a small convenient store in a poor neighborhood of Manila where everybody likes her. To make ends meet, Rosa and her husband, ...

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After the Storm

Un Certain Regard, Cannes 2016 Directed by: KORE-EDA Hirokazu Year of production: 2016 Country: Japan Genre: drama Length: 117 minutes Dwelling on his past glory as a prize-winning author, Ryota wastes the money he makes as a private detective on gambling and can barely pay child support. After the death ...

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The Handmaiden

Vulcain Prize for an artist technician, awarded by the C.S.T., Cannes 2016 Admittance restricted to people 18 years of age or older (18+) Directed by: PARK Chan-Wook Year of production: 2016 Country: SOUTH KOREEA Genre: drama, thriller Length: 145 minutes 1930s Korea, in the period of Japanese occupation, a new ...

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