Modern Films takes UK rights to Cannes Competition title.
Lee Chang-dong’s film set a new all-time record score on Screen’s jury grid.
Thunderbird Releasing picks up Cannes main prize winner.
The film premiered on the Croisette on May 13 and prompted an overnight US deal between A24 and sales agent Wild Bunch.
Film scores UK distribution after buzzy Cannes Competition premiere.
The streaming company has acquired Alice Rohrwacher’s magic-realist tale and Lukas Dhont’s transgender drama for North and Latin America.
Festival doc activity included the Marche’s Doc Corner and a buzzy Doc Day that welcomed European Space Agency astronaut Thomas Pesquet.
Palme d’Or-winner Shoplifters finishes second.
Spike Lee wins Grand Prix for BlacKkKlansman, best director goes to Pawel Pawlikowski for Cold War.
Lee Chang-dong’s Burning set a new record score of 3.8.
The Square was the most successful film across the network in 2017.