Keyword: jury

Closing Cannes film festival hands Palme d'Or prize to 'The Square'

The 70th Cannes film festival, presided by Pedro Almodovar, drew to a close on Sunday, with top prize going to Swedish director Ruben Ostlund's The Square, while the Grand Prix went to Robin Campillo's 120 Beats per Minute, and Sofia Coppola was awarded best director prize for her film The Beguiled.

Actress linked to Hollande struck off cultural jury

The French culture minister has blocked the appointment of Julie Gayet to a jury awarding scholarships to the Villa Medici academy in Rome.

Jane Campion to head jury for Cannes 2014

Director of The Piano to take prestigious role as jury president for this year's edition of the leading European film festival.