Cannes 2014: One final look at this year's Official Competition selection (TRAILERS)

Ahram Online , Tuesday 13 May 2014

This year's Cannes Film Festival, which kicks off 14 May, boasts an impressive lineup with films by Jean-Luc Godard, David Cronenberg, Ken Loach and Olivier Assayas, among others

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Still from 'Deux jours, une nuit' by the Dardennes Brothers

The 2014 Cannes Film Festival competition for the coveted Palme d'Or -- for which the nominees were announced on 17 April -- includes films by masterful filmmakers from around the globe, including Olivier Assayas, the Dardenne brothers, Jean-Luc Godard, Ken Loach and David Cronenberg, among other illustrious names.

Take a final look at this year's Official Competition selection before the festival kicks off tomorrow.

Among the competing films are: Leviathan (Andrey Zvyagintsev), Sils Maria (Olivier Assayas), Timbuktu (Abderrahmane Sissako), Futatsume no Mado (Naomi Kawase), Saint Laurent (Bertrand Bonello) and Mr Turner (Mike Leigh), among others mentioned below.

Opening Night: Grace of Monaco (Olivier Dahan)

Maps to the Stars (David Cronenberg)

Kis Uykusu (Nuri Bilge Ceylan)


Deux jours, une nuit (Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne)

Mommy (Xavier Dolan)

Captives (Atom Egoyan)

Adieu au langage (Jean-Luc Godard)

The Search (Michel Hazanavicius)

The Homesman (Tommy Lee Jones)

Jimmy's Hall (Ken Loach)

Fox Catcher (Bennett Miller)

Le Meraviglie (Alice Rohrwacher)

Relatos Salvajes (Damian Szifron)

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