Cannes Films Festival 2015: French director Jacques Audiard bagged Palme d’Or

Indian Film Masaan won critics prize at 68th Cannes film festival, while Palme d'Or award went to Dheepan, directed by Jacques Audiard.

May 25, 2015 12:24 IST
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French thriller Dheepan was honoured with the Palme d'Or top prize at the Cannes Film Festival on 24 May 2015. The film brings a spotlight on the plight of traumatised refugees building new lives.

Indian film Masaan directed by Neeraj Ghaywan won the Promizing Future Prize Ex-aequo at the festival.

List of awards at the Cannes Film Festival
Feature Films

Palme d'Or: Dheepan, directed by Jacques Audiard
Grand Prix: Saul Fia (Son of Saul), directed by Laszlo Nemes
Award for Best Director: Hou Hsiao-Hsien for Nie Yinniang (The Assassin)
Award for Best Screenplay: Michel Franco for Chronic
Award for Best Actress Ex-aequo: Emmanuelle Bercot in Mon Roi, directed by Maiwenn and Rooney Mara in Carol, directed by Todd Haynes
Award for Best Actor: Vincent Lindon in La Loi Du Marché (The Measure of a Man), directed by Stephane Brize
Jury Prize: The Lobster, directed by Yorgos Lanthimos

Short Films
Palme d'Or - Short Film: Waves '98 directed by Ely Dagher

Un Certain Regard
Un Certain Regard Prize: Hrútar (RAMS) directed by Grímur Hakonarson
Jury Prize - Un Certain Regard: Zvizdan (The High Sun) directed by Dalibor Matanic
Directing Prize of Un Certain Regard: Kishibe No Tabi (Journey to the Shore) directed by Kurosawa Kiyoshi
Un Certain Talent Prize: Comoara (The Treasure) directed by Corneliu Porumboiu

Promizing Future Prize Ex-aequo
• Nahid directed by Ida Panahandeh
• Masaan Directed by Neeraj Ghaywan

1st Prize Cinéfondation: Share directed by Pippa Bianco
2nd Prize Cinéfondation: Locas Perdidas (Lost Queens) directed by Ignacio Juricic Merillán
3rd Prize Cinéfondation Ex-aequo: Victor XX directed by Ian Garrido López
• The Return of Erkin directed by Maria Guskova

Golden camera
Camera d'or: La Tierra Y La Sombra directed by César Augusto Acevedo

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