Cannes Film Festival

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The Cannes Film Festival is an event held every year in France and features films from around the world. Famous people come to show up and support their films. The best films win prizes, including the top prize, the Palme d'Or. Past winners of the Palme d'Or (along with the year they were made and the country they are from) are:

Other awards[change | change source]

Feature Movies

  • Grand Prix
  • Prix de la mise en scène
  • Prix du Jury
  • Prix du scénario
  • Prix d'interprétation féminine du Festival de Cannes
  • Prix d'interprétation masculine du Festival de Cannes
  • Prix un certain regard

Short Movies

  • Palme d'Or du Festival de Cannes - court métrage
  • Prix du Jury - court métrage


  • Camera d'Or - Created in 1978 to honor the best first movie in any category.