Further winners included Nikolaus Geyrhalter’s Earth and Nanfu Wang and Jialing Zhang’s One Child Nation.
After moving up to an early February slot for 2020, the Oscars will go back to later in the month.
More women and people of colour join board of Ampas in governors election.
Awards to be presented at 11th Annual Governors Awards on October 27
This year’s event hosted 12 features transferred from the Utah-based festival.
Kantemir Balagov’s Beanpole wins best film in the Un Certain Regard sidebar.
Mati Diop’s ’Atlantics’ takes the Grand Prix; Antonio Banderas win Best Actor for ’Pain And Glory’.
Sidebar winners directed by Nicolas Pariser and Rebecca Zlotowski.
IFFR’s Inge de Leeuw and CPH:DOX’s Mads Mikkelsen were honoured.
The showcase celebrates Arab talent and highlights rising actors and filmmakers from the region.