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2016 Cannes Film Festival

2016 CANNES FILM FESTIVAL WINNERS

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Winners of the five main prizes at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival were as follows: –

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Palm d’Or:  I, Daniel Blake  directed by Ken Loach

Best Director: shared between :

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Cristian Mungiu for Graduation

and

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Olivier Assayas for Personal Shopper starring Kristen Stewart

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Best Actor:  Shahab Hosseini for The Salesman

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Best Actress:  Jaclyn Jose for Ma’ Rosa

Best Screenplay:  Asghar Farhadi for The Salesman

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Queer Palm Award: The Lives of Thérèse directed by Sébastien Lifshitz (documentary)

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