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Palme d'Or, Festival of Cannes 2015 Winners

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It has been a creative and universal edition of Festival of Cannes. A global view over the industry of film and a short introspection into new horizons like the Asian ones.

The Belgian actress, Cécile de France,received the award the Palme d'or to the best of the 19 films in Competition. For the 2015 edition of Festival of Cannes, the big prize went to France and had all the French touch qll the way. The director and French artist, Agnès Varda, received an honorary Palme d'or for her collected works from Jane Birkin. 

The Palme d'Or went to Dheepan by Jacques Audiard.

FEATURE FILMS - COMPETITION
Palme d'or DHEEPAN (Erran) by Jacques AUDIARD 
Grand Prix SAUL FIA (Son of Saul) by László NEMES 
Best Director Award HOU Hsiao-Hsien for NIE YINNIANG (The Assassin) 
Jury Prize THE LOBSTER by Yorgos LANTHIMOS 
Best Actress Award Rooney MARA in CAROL by Todd HAYNES 
Emmanuelle BERCOT in MON ROI by MAÏWENN 
Best Actor Award Vincent LINDON in LA LOI DU MARCHÉ (The Measure of a Man) by Stéphane BRIZÉ  Best Screenplay Award
Michel FRANCO for CHRONIC 
 SHORT FILMS - COMPETITION
Palme d'or        
WAVES '98 by Ely DAGHER 

UN CERTAIN REGARD 
UN CERTAIN REGARD AWARD
HRÚTAR (Rams) by Grímur Hákonarson 
JURY PRIZE
ZVIZDAN (The High Sun) by Dalibor Matanić  BEST DIRECTOR PRIZE
Kiyoshi Kurosawa for KISHIBE NO TABI (Journey to the Shore) 
UN CERTAIN TALENT PRIZE
COMOARA (Treasure) by Corneliu Porumboiu 
Joint PROMISING FUTURE PRIZE
MASAAN (Fly Away Solo) by Neeraj Ghaywan
NAHID by Ida Panahandeh


CAMÉRA D'OR
LA TIERRA Y LA SOMBRA (Land and Shade) by César Augusto ACEVEDO presented during La Semaine de la Critique 

CINÉFONDATION First PrizeSHARE by Pippa BiancoAFI's Directing Workshop for Women, USA
Second PrizeLOCAS PERDIDAS (Lost Queens) by Ignacio Juricic MerillánCarrera de Cine y TV Universidad de Chile, Chile
Joint Third PrizeTHE RETURN OF ERKIN by Maria GuskovaHigh Courses for Scriptwriters and Film Directors, Russia
Joint Third PrizeVICTOR XX by Ian Garrido LópezESCAC, Spain


The Jury of the CST has awarded the VULCAN AWARD OF THE TECHNICAL ARTIST to: 
Tamas ZANYI, sound engineer, for the outstanding contribution of sound to the narration of SAUL FIA (Son of Saul) by László NEMES.