Here are the winners of the Cannes Film Festival 2022

Here are the winners of the Cannes Film Festival 2022

May 31, 2022

After 11 days of film screenings on the French Riviera, the 75th Cannes Film Festival has announced this year’s winners and the recipient of the prestigious Palme d’Or. The latter was awarded to Swedish director Ruben Östlund for triangle of sadness, his satire on the super-rich aboard an ill-fated mega-yacht. This is the second film by Östlund to win the Palme, after that of 2017 The place.

After his victory, Östlund said: “Someone once said to me: ‘The first Palme d’Or may be an accident, but the second really means something. My first time in Competition, everything was new to me, and I didn’t take advantage of it. This time I’m with friends, with the team, so I’m very happy.

“At the time, I had the impression that auteur cinema had become boring. I had the idea of ​​taking up the great themes of our time in a context that makes the public want to see the film” , he continues. “We welcome the public to discuss important topics. The most important question is that of responsibility: how to build a society together?

This year’s festival jury was chaired by French actor Vincent Lindon and included director Asghar Farhadi, actress and director Rebecca Hall, director Ladj Ly, director Jeff Nichols, actress Deepika Padukone, actress Noomi Rapace, director Joachim Trier and actress and director Jasmine Trinca.

Below is the full list of winners.

Palme d’Or

triangle of sadnessdirected by Ruben Ostlund

Grand Prize (tie)

The stars at noondirected by Claire Denis
closedirected by Lukas Dhont

Best Director

Park Chan-wook for Decision to leave

Best actor

Song Kang-ho for Broker

Best Actress

Zar Amir Ebrahimi for holy spider

Jury Prize (Tie)

HEYdirected by Jerzy Skolimowski
The Eight Mountainsdirected by Charlotte Vandermeersch and Felix van Groeningen

Best Screenplay

sky boywritten by Tarik Saleh

75th Anniversary Special Award

Tori and Lokitadirected by Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne

golden camera

war ponydirected by Riley Keough and Gina Gammell

Short Film Palme d’Or

The murmurs of waterdirected by Chen Jianying

Golden Eye Documentary Award

anything that breathesdirected by Shaunak Sen

queer palm

joylanddirected by Saim Sadiq

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