The 70th Annual Cannes Film Festival has come to an end and for the closing ceremony, there were some pretty big wins.
Diane Kruger won the best actress for her role in Fatih Akin‘s In the Fade. Ruben Östlund‘s The Square surprisingly takes home the prestigious Palme d’Or, while Sofia Coppola won the best director for her movie The Beguiled.
See the full list of winners
Palme d’Or: Ruben Östlund – The Square Grand Prix: Robin Campillo – 120 Beats Per Minute Jury Prize: Andrey Zvyagintsev – Loveless Best Director: Sofia Coppola – The Beguiled Best Actor: Joaquin Phoenix – You Were Never Really Here Best Actress: Diane Kruger – In the Fade Best Screenplay: Yorgos Lanthimos – The Killing of a Sacred Deer, Lynne Ramsay – You Were Never Really Here Camera d’Or: Léonor Sérraille – Jeune Femme Short Film Palme d’Or: Qiu Yang – A Gentle Night Special 70th Anniversary Award: Nicole Kidman Un Certain Regard Prize: Mohammad Rasoulof – A Man of Integrity Best Poetic Narrative: Mathieu Amalric – Barbara Best Direction: Taylor Sheridan – Wind River Jury Prize: Michel Franco – April’s Daughter Nespresso Grand Prize: Emmanuel Gras – Makala France 4 Visionary Award: Fellipe Gamarano Barbosa – Gabriel and the Mountain Leica Cine Discovery Prize for Short Film: Laura Ferrés – Los Desheredados Gan Foundation Support for Distribution Award: Fellipe Gamarano Barbosa – Gabriel and the Mountain SACD Award: Léa Mysius – Ava Canal+ Award: Aleksandra Terpińska – The Best Fireworks Art Cinema Award: Chloé Zhao – The Rider SACD Award: Claire Denis – Let the Sunshine In, Philippe Garrel – Lover for a Day Europa Cinemas Label Award: Jonas Carpignano – A Ciambra Illy Prize for Short Film: Benoit Grimalt – Back to Genoa City
Cannes saw dozens of film premieres, parties, and red carpet appearances from the likes of Rihanna, Bella Hadid and Kendall Jenner. But for the closing night, Uma Thurman, Jessica Chastain and Diane Kruger were the leading ladies on the carpet.
Diane Kruger & Fatih Akin
Also on the red carpet were jury members Will Smith, Agnes Jaoui, Paolo Sorrentino, Gabriel Yared, Jessica Chastain, Pedro Almodovar, Fan Bingbing, Park Chan-Wook and Maren Ade.