Highlights from the stages of this weekend's festival.
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V Festival 2016 - 2016 Cannes Film Festival - Netflix
The 69th Cannes Film Festival was held from 11 to 22 May 2016. Australian director George Miller was the President of the Jury for the main competition. French actor Laurent Lafitte was the host for the opening and closing ceremonies. On 15 March it was announced that Japanese director Naomi Kawase would serve as the Cinéfondation and Short Film Jury president. American director Woody Allen's film Café Society opened the festival. The Palme d'Or was awarded to the British film I, Daniel Blake directed by Ken Loach, which also served as closing film of the festival. At a press conference, Loach said that he was “quietly stunned” to win.
V Festival 2016 - Main competition - Netflix
George Miller, Australian film director, Jury President Arnaud Desplechin, French film director Kirsten Dunst, American actress Valeria Golino, Italian actress and film director Mads Mikkelsen, Danish actor László Nemes, Hungarian film director Vanessa Paradis, French actress and singer Katayoon Shahabi, Iranian film producer Donald Sutherland, Canadian actor
V Festival 2016 - References - Netflix