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Several films and performances are already setting out their stall for awards season.
Benedict Cumberbatch and Claire Foy headline Will Sharpe’s period biopic of the eccentric Victorian cat-fancier
”This system of arbitrary honours has to change. It isn’t working, it isn’t accountable and, in certain cases, it’s causing pain.”
The jury recognised all the better pictures in the 24-film line-up, and made a statement by awarding the top prize to ‘Titane’.
Oliver Stone returns to the scene of the crime
Un Certain Regard looks set to be hailed as THE section of this year’s Cannes Film Festival.