cannes 2010

Uncle Boonmee Wins Palme d’Or

Apichatpong Weerasethakul

With its fancy award ceremony over, Cannes has come to an end and Apichatpong Weerasethakul’s film Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives has won the Palme d’Or. The festival’s Grand Prize went to French director Xavier Beauvois’s Of Gods and Men, and the jury prize went to Mahamet-Saleh Haroun’s A Screaming Man.

Best Director: Mathiew Amalric, On Tour

Best Actress: Juliette Binoche Certified Copy

Best Actor: Javier Bardem, Biutiful and Elio Germano, Our Life

Best First Film: Michael Rowe, Leap Year

Palme d’Or for a short film: Serge Avédikian Chienne d’Histoire

Best Screenplay: Lee Chang-dong Poetry

Cannes’ favorite ‘Uncle’ [HR]

Uncle Boonmee Wins Palme d’Or