Several Sundance titles feature in the competition line-up at this year's Deauville Festival of American Cinema (September 1-10), including Ben Younger's Boiler Room, Miguel Arteta's Chuck And Buck and Karyn Kusama's Girlfight.

Other Sundance titles in the nine-strong line-up include Rob Schmidt's Crime And Punishment In Suburbia, Brad Anderson's Happy Accidents, Raymond de Fellita's Two Family House and Maggie Greenwald's Songcatcher.

Also competing for the Grand Prize and the Jury Prize are Adam and Kipp Marcus' Let It Know and Christopher Nolan's Memento.

Irish director Neil Jordan will chair the competition jury which also includes Francois Ozon and Arturo Ripstein, actors Vincent Perez, Marie Trintignant, Samuel Le Bihan, Guillaume Canet, Tcheky Karyo and Clotilde Courau, author Philippe Labro and screenwriter Daniele Thompson.

The festival will open with the European premiere of Paul Verhoeven's Hollow Man.

Guests expected to attend the event include Susan Sarandon, Clint Eastwood and Samuel L. Jackson - who will all be honoured by special tributes - along with Harrison Ford, Tim Robbins, Donald Sutherland, Jennifer Lopez, Mira Sorvino, James Garner, William Friedkin, Barry Levinson, Nick Nolte and Edward Norton among others.

Full Deauville line-up:


Boiler Room
Dir: Ben Younger
French distributor: Metropolitan Fimexport

Chuck And Buck
Dir: Miguel Arteta
French distributor: CCI

Crime And Punishment In Suburbia
Dir: Rob Schmidt
French distributor: Opening Distribution

Dir: Karyn Kusama
French distributor: Diaphana Distribution

Happy Accidents
Dir: Brad Anderson
International sales: Celluloid Dreams

Let It Know
Dir: Adam and Kipp Marcus
French distribution: Caro-Line

Dir: Christopher Nolan
International sales: StudioCanal

Dir: Maggie Greenwald
International sales: United Artists

Two Family House
Dir: Raymond de Fellita
International sales: Lions Gate


Hollow Man (Opening film)
Dir: Paul Verhoeven

Dir: Takeshi Kitano

Center Stage
Dir: Nicholas Hytner

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
Dir: Ang Lee

High Fidelity
Dir: Stephen Frears

Keeping The Faith
Dir: Edward Norton

Liberty Heights
Dir: Barry Levinson

Rules Of Engagement
Dir: William Friedkin

Scary Movie
Dir: Keenen Ivory Wayans

Dir: John Singleton

Space Cowboys
Dir: Clint Eastwood

Dir: Julie Taymor

Dir: Jonathan Mostow

Under Suspicion
Dir: Stephen Hopkins

What Lies Beneath
Dir: Robert Zemeckis

Woman On Top
Dir: Fina Torres


Animal Factory
Dir: Steve Buscemi

Endurance (documentary)
Dir: Leslie Woodhead

Dir: Griffin Dunne

George Washington
Dir: David Gordon Green

Requiem For A Dream
Dir: Darren Aronofsky

RKO 281
Dir: Benjamin Ross

State And Main
Dir: David Mamet

Steal This Movie
Dir: Robert Greenwald

Things You Can Tell Just By Looking At Her
Dir: Rodrigo Garcia

Dir: Mike Figgis

Dir: Alan Rudolph