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Post by Izzy Black » Thu May 21, 2015 3:15 pm

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Post by snapper » Sat May 23, 2015 8:22 pm

Top UCR Prize - Rams
Top DF Prize - Embrace of the Serpent
Top CW Prize - Paulina
Competition FIPRESCI - Son of Saul
Ecumenical Jury - Mia madre
there are others but cbf typing

i'm predicting

palme - youth
grand prix - the assassin
jury - mia madre & sicario
director - haynes
actor - röhrig (son of saul)
actress - cotillard (macbeth)
screenplay - the lobster
Latest notable first-time viewings:

* The Sun in a Net / Uher
** The Seashell and the Clergyman / Dulac
The Tales of Beatrix Potter / Mills
* A Flood in Ba'ath Country / Amiralay
Times and Winds / Erdem
Most Beautiful Island / Asensio
* Japanese Girls Never Die / Matsui
* Birth Certificate / Różewicz
Bush Mama / Gerima
** Paris Is Burning / Livingston


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Post by Trip » Sun May 24, 2015 10:32 am

damn macbeth did not go down well
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Post by Captain Oats » Sun May 24, 2015 10:40 am

I linked several positive reviews a few posts up. -_-
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Post by Trip » Sun May 24, 2015 10:43 am

yeah that's why this select grid of ratings seems insufficient
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Re: The Cannes Thread

Post by snapper » Sun May 24, 2015 11:03 am

variety was super positive on macbeth for one
Latest notable first-time viewings:

* The Sun in a Net / Uher
** The Seashell and the Clergyman / Dulac
The Tales of Beatrix Potter / Mills
* A Flood in Ba'ath Country / Amiralay
Times and Winds / Erdem
Most Beautiful Island / Asensio
* Japanese Girls Never Die / Matsui
* Birth Certificate / Różewicz
Bush Mama / Gerima
** Paris Is Burning / Livingston


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Post by snapper » Sun May 24, 2015 8:58 pm

CANNES WINNERS

Palme d'or - Dheepan (Jacques Audiard)
Grand prix - Son of Saul (Nemes László)
Prix du jury - The Lobster (Yorgos Lanthimos)
Prix de la mise en scène (Best Director) - Hou Hsiao-hsien, The Assassin
Prix d'interprétation masculine (Best Actor) - Vincent Lindon, The Measure of a Man
Prix d'interprétation féminine (Best Actress) - TIE: Emmanuelle Bercot, Mon roi & Rooney Mara, Carol
Prix du scénario (Best Screenplay) - Chronic (Michel Franco)
FIPRESCI (sélection officielle) - Son of Saul (Nemes László)
Prix du jury œcuménique - TIE: Mia madre (Nanni Moretti) & The Measure of a Man (Stéphane Brizé)

Top prizes in the sidebars:
Un certain regard - Rams (Grímur Hákonarson)
Quinzaine des réalisateurs (Directors' Fortnight) - Embrace of the Serpent (Ciro Guerra)
Semaine de la critique (Critics' Week) - Paulina (Santiago Mitre)
Latest notable first-time viewings:

* The Sun in a Net / Uher
** The Seashell and the Clergyman / Dulac
The Tales of Beatrix Potter / Mills
* A Flood in Ba'ath Country / Amiralay
Times and Winds / Erdem
Most Beautiful Island / Asensio
* Japanese Girls Never Die / Matsui
* Birth Certificate / Różewicz
Bush Mama / Gerima
** Paris Is Burning / Livingston


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