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Cannes Film Festival Juries

Jury members for 2015

Prior to the beginning of each event, the Festival de Cannes board of directors appoints four juries who will hold sole responsibility for selecting films from the festival crop which will receive the blessing of a Cannes award. Jurors are chosen from all walks of the international film industry, based on their body of work and respect from their peers. In many cases, jury membership (especially the presidency) is bestowed on a kind of 'lifetime achievement award' basis.

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Jury du Festival de Cannes

This jury bestows the awards for films in the Compétition section of the festival.

Joel & Ethan Coen (Writer/Director, USA)
Jury Members
Rossy de Palma (Actor, Spain)
Sophie Marceau (Actor, France)
Sienna Miller (Actor, UK)
Rokia Traoré (Composer, Mali)
Guillermo del Toro (Director, Mexico)
Xavier Dolan (Actor, Canada)
Jake Gyllenhaal (Actor, USA)

Jury du Court Métrage

This jury bestows the awards for short films in the Compétition and Cinéfondation sections of the festival.

Abderrahmane Sissako (Director, Mauritania)
Jury Members

Un Certain Regard Jury

This jury bestows the awards for films in the Un Certain Regard section of the festival.

Isabella Rossellini (Actor, Italy)
Jury Members
A full rundown on the 2020 Cannes Film Festival, is available in the book, Cannes - A Festival Virgin's Guide (7th Edition).
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