Lesbian love story wins Palme d’Or


Blue is the Warmest Colour (La Vie d’Adele – Chapitere 1 & 2) from France won the
Palme d’Or at the Cannes Film Festival 2013 on 26 May.

The three-hour long film, directed by Tunisian-born French director Abdellatif
Kechiche, won the coveted prize at the French film festival which drew to a close this

Other major winners are:

Grand Prix (Runner-up)
Inside Llewyn Davis by Ethan and Joel Coen (US)

Jury Prize (Third Prize)
Soshite Chichi Ni Naru (Like Father, Like Son) by Kore-Eda Hirokazu (Japan)

Camera d’Or (Debut Film)
Ilo Ilo by Anthony Chen (Singapore)

Best Director
Heli by Amat Escalante (Mexico)

Best Screenplay
Tian Zhu Ding (A Touch of Sin) by Jia Zhangke (China)

Best Actress
Berenice Bejo in Le Passe (The Past) (France)

Best Actor
Bruce Dern in Nebraska (US)

Short Film
Safe by Moon Byoung-Gon (South Korea)


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