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2015 Cannes Film Festival Reveals Its 68th Lineup

2015 Cannes Film Festival Reveals Its 68th Lineup

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New films from Todd Haynes, Denis Villeneuve, Gus Van Sant, Yorgos Lanthimos, Maiwenn and Paolo Sorrentino are included in this year’s Cannes Film Festival competition for the Palme d’Or.

Woody Allen’s “Irrational Man,” Pixar’s latest “Inside Out” and George Miller’s “Mad Max: Fury Road” will screen out of competition.

In total, 17 films were added to the competition and 14 in the Un Certain Regard section. Additional films will be added to the lineup in the coming days.


Dheepan” (working title), dir: Jacques Audiard

A Simple Man,” dir: Stephane Brize

Marguerite and Julien,” dir: Valerie Donzelli

The Tale of Tales,” dir: Matteo Garrone

Carol,” dir: Todd Haynes

The Assassin,” dir: Hou Hsiao Hsien

Mountains May Depart,” dir: Jia Zhang-Ke

Our Little Sister,” dir: Hirokazu Kore-Eda

Macbeth,” dir: Justin Kurzel

The Lobster,” dir: Yorgos Lanthimos

Mon Roi,” dir: Maiwenn

Mia Madre,” dir: Nanni Moretti

Son of Saul,” dir: Laszlo Nemes

Youth,” dir: Paolo Sorrentino

Louder Than Bombs,” dir: Joachim Trier

The Sea of Trees,” dir: Gus Van Sant

Sicario,” dir: Denis Villeneuve

Un Certain Regard

Madonna,” dir: Shin Suwon

Maryland,” dir: Alice Winocour

The Fourth Direction,” dir: Gurvinder Singh

Masaan” (“Fly Away Solo”), dir: Neeraj Ghaywan

Hruter” (“Rams”), dir: Grimur Hakonarson

Kishibe No Tabi” (“Journey to the Shore”), dir: Kurosawa Kiyoshi

Je Suis Un Soldat” (“I Am a Soldier”), dir: Laurent Larivere

Zvizdan” (“The High Sun”), dir: Dalibor Matanic

The Other Side,” dir: Roberto Minervini

One Floor Below,” dir: Radu Muntean

Shameless,” dir: Oh Seung-Uk

The Chosen Ones,” dir: David Pablos

Nahid,” dir: Ida Panahandeh

The Treasure,” dir: Corneliu Porumboiu

Out of Competition

Mad Max: Fury Road,” dir: George Miller

Irrational Man,” dir: Woody Allen

Inside Out,” dir: Pete Docter and Ronaldo del Carmen

Le Petit Prince” (“The Little Prince”), dir: Mark Osborne

Special Screenings

Oka,” dir: Souleymane Cisse

Sipur Al Ahava Ve Choshech” (“A Tale of Love and Darkness”), dir: Natalie Portman

Hayored Lema’ala,” dir: Elad Keidan

Amnesia,” dir: Barbet Schroeder

Panama,” dir: Pavel Vuckovic

Asphalte,” dir: Samuel Benchetrit

“L’esprit de l’escalier,” dir: Pabla Lucavic

Midnight Screenings

O Piseu” (“Office”), dir: Hong Won-Chan

Amy,”: dir: Asif Kapadia

The festival runs May 13-24.

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