Along with ‘Anatomy of a Fall’, films like The Old Oak, La Chimera and Youth (Spring) were nominated for the Best Film category at Cannes. But ‘Anatomy of a Fall’ beat these films and won the title of Best Film.
The story of Anatomy of a Fall
It is a French thriller film which follows the story of a writer who is accused of murdering her husband. What this writer tries to prove herself innocent, is shown in the film. Anatomy Of A Fall premiered at the Cannes Film Festival on 21 May. It will now be released in theaters in France on August 23. The film stars actress Sandra Hüller in the lead role. The film also stars Swann Arlaud, Antoine Reinartz, Samuel Theis and Jehnny Beth.
Who has won what award this time in Cannes, see the winners list:
Palme d’Or: Anatomy Of A Fall
Grand Prix: The Zone Of Interest Director: Jonathan Glazer
Jury Prize: Fallen Leaves, directed by Aki Kaurismaki
Best Director: Tran Anh Hung for The Pot-Au-Feu
Best Screenplay: Monster, written by Yuji Sakamoto
Best Actress: Merve Dizdar, About Dry Grasses
Best Actor: Kōji Yakusho, Perfect Days
Camera d’Or: Inside the Yellow Cocoon Shell, directed by Thien An Pham
Short Film Palme d’Or: 27, directed by Flora Anna Buda
Queer Palm: Monster