65th Cannes Film Festival Winners

The winners of the 2012 Cannes Film Festival have just been announced by Nanni Moretti’s jury, with Michael Haneke taking his second Palme d’Or for Festival favourite, Amour.

To see who won the remaining eight Awards, check the winners out below, including a win for one of my most anticipated films, Beasts Of The Southern Wild and two actresses sharing their prize.

Best Short Film:


Camera d’Or:

Beasts Of The Southern Wild – Benh Zeitlin

Prix du Jury:

The Angel’s Share – Ken Loach

Best Screenplay:

Beyond The Hills – Cristian Mungiu

Best Director:

Post Tenebras Lux – Carlos Reygadas

Best Actor:

Mads Mikkelsen – The Hunt

Best Actress:

Cosmina Stratan and Cristina Flutur – Beyond The Hills

Grand Prix du Jury:

Reality – Matteo Garrone

Palme d’Or:

Amour – Michael Haneke


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