The full lineup for the of the 71st Cannes Film Festival was today announced during a live press conference in Paris' Champs-Elysees، euro news reported.
Artistic director Thierry Fremaux and festival president Pierre Lescure revealed the coveted Official Selection، including films chosen for the main competition.
Ahead of the festival on May 8، here are the films competing for the prestigious Palme d'Or:
Competition Everybody Knows by Asghar Farhadi (Opening night film) At War by Stephane Brize Dogman by Matteo Garrone Le Livre d’image by Jean-Luc Godard Asako I & II by Ryusuke Hamaguchi Sorry Angel by Christophe Honore Girls of the Sun by Eva Husson Ash is Purest White by Jia Zhangke Shoplifters by Hirokazu Kore-eda Burning by Lee Chang-dong Capernaum by Nadine Labaki Blackkklansman by Spike Lee Under the Silver Lake by David Robert Mitchell Three Faces by Jafar Panahi Cold War by Pawel Pawlikowski
Happy as Lazzaro by Alice Rohrwacher Yomeddine by A.B. Shawky Summer by Kiril Serebrennikov The rest of the lineup for the Cannes Film Festival:
Out of Competition Solo: A Star Wars Story، Ron Howard Le Grand Bain، Gilles Lellouche Un Certain Regard Border by Ali Abbasi Sofia by Benm’ Barek Little Tickles by Andrea Bescond and Eric Metayer Long Day’s Journey Into Night by Bi Gan Manto by Nandita Das Sextape by Antoine Desrosieres Girl by Lukas Dhont Angel Face by Vanessa Filho Euphoria by Valeria Golino Friend by Wanuri Kahiu My Favorite Fabric by Gaya Jiji The Harvesters by Etienne Kallos In My Room by Ulrich Kohler El Angel by Luis Ortega The Gentle Indifference of the World by Adilkhan Yerzhanov
Midnight Screenings Gongjak (The Spy Gone North)، Yoon Jong-Bing Arctic، Joe Penna
Special Screenings Pope Francis – A Man of His Word، Wim Wenders The State Against Mandela and the Others، Nicolas Champeaux and Gilles Porte La Traversee، Romain Goupil To the Four Winds، Michel Toesca Les Ames Mortes (Dead Souls)، Wang Bing O Grande Circo Mistico (Le Grand Cirque Mystique)، Carlo Diegues 10 Years in Thailand، Aditya Assarat، Wisit Sasanatieng، Chulayarnon Sriphol and Apichatpong Weerasethakul