1990 Cannes Film Festival

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1990 Cannes Film Festival
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Official poster of the 43rd Cannes Film Festival, an original illustration by Castella Traquandi.[1]
Opening film Dreams
Closing film The Comfort of Strangers
Location Cannes, France
Founded 1946
Awards Palme d'Or (Wild at Heart)[2]
No. of films 18 (En Competition)[3]
21 (Un Certain Regard)
10 (Out of Competition)
12 (Short Film)
Festival date 10 May 1990 (1990-05-10) – 21 May 1990 (1990-05-21)
Website festival-cannes.com/en

The 43rd Cannes Film Festival was held from 10 to 21 May 1990. The Palme d'Or went to Wild at Heart by David Lynch.[4][5]

The festival opened with Dreams, directed by Akira Kurosawa[6][7] and closed with The Comfort of Strangers, directed by Paul Schrader.[8][9]

Juries[edit]

Bernardo Bertolucci, Jury President of the Main competition

Main competition[edit]

The following people were appointed as the Jury of the 1990 feature film competition:[10]

Camera d'Or[edit]

The following people were appointed as the Jury of the 1990 Camera d'Or:[4]

  • Christine Boisson (actress) President
  • Bruno Jaeggi (journalist)
  • Caroline Huppert (director)
  • Catherine Magnan (cinephile)
  • Jan Svoboda (journalist)
  • Martine Jouando (critic)
  • Richard Billeaud
  • Vecdi Sayar (cinephile)

Official selection[edit]

In competition - Feature film[edit]

The following feature films competed for the Palme d'Or:[3]

Un Certain Regard[edit]

The following films were selected for the competition of Un Certain Regard:[3]

Films out of competition[edit]

The following films were selected to be screened out of competition:[3]

Short film competition[edit]

The following short films competed for the Short Film Palme d'Or:[3]

Parallel sections[edit]

International Critics' Week[edit]

The following films were screened for the 29th International Critics' Week (29e Semaine de la Critique):[11]

Feature film competition

Short film competition

  • Animathon by Collectif (Canada)
  • Inoi by Sergueï Masloboïchtchikov (USSR)
  • Les Mains au dos by Patricia Valeix (France)
  • The Mario Lanza Story by John Martins-Manteiga (Canada)
  • Pièce touchée by Martin Arnold (Austria)
  • Sibidou by Jean-Claude Bandé (Burkina Faso)
  • Sostuneto by Eduardo Lamora (Norway)

Directors' Fortnight[edit]

The following films were screened for the 1990 Directors' Fortnight (Quinzaine des Réalizateurs):[12]

Awards[edit]

David Lynch, 1990 Palme d'Or winner

Official awards[edit]

The following films and people received the 1990 Official selection awards:[2][13]

Golden Camera

Short films

Independent awards[edit]

FIPRESCI Prizes[15]

Commission Supérieure Technique

Ecumenical Jury[16]

Award of the Youth[14]

Other awards

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Posters 1990". festival-cannes.fr. Archived from the original on 14 December 2013.
  2. ^ a b "Awards 1990: All Awards". festival-cannes.fr. Archived from the original on 11 October 2014.
  3. ^ a b c d e "Official Selection 1990: All the Selection". festival-cannes.fr. Archived from the original on 14 December 2013.
  4. ^ a b c "43ème Festival International du Film - Cannes". cinema-francais.fr (in French). Retrieved 7 June 2017.
  5. ^ "David Lynch's 'Wild at Heart' Wows Cannes : Film: The director intends to cut his violent, profane and erotic movie to get an R rating". latimes.com. Retrieved 25 May 2017.
  6. ^ "Kurosawa's "Dreams" Opens Cannes Festival". apnewsarchive.com. Retrieved 25 May 2017.
  7. ^ "Cannes Festival Opens With Showing Of 'Dreams'". orlandosentinel.com. Retrieved 25 May 2017.
  8. ^ "Cannes Film Festival Reflects World Change". latimes.com. Retrieved 25 May 2017.
  9. ^ "Harold Pinter 1930-2008". focusfeatures.com. Archived from the original on 14 December 2013. Retrieved 10 December 2013.
  10. ^ "Juries 1990: Feature film". festival-cannes.fr. Archived from the original on 15 April 2016.
  11. ^ "29e Selecion de la Semaine de la Critique - 1990". archives.semainedelacritique.com. Retrieved 8 June 2017.
  12. ^ "Quinzaine 1990". quinzaine-realisateurs.com. Retrieved 8 June 2017.
  13. ^ "1990 - Le Jury, Les Prix". cannes-fest.com (in French). Retrieved 7 June 2017.
  14. ^ a b c d e f "Cannes Film Festival Awards 1995". imdb.com. Retrieved 29 June 2017.
  15. ^ "FIPRESCI Awards 1995". fipresci.org. Retrieved 25 June 2017.
  16. ^ "Jury Œcuménique 1990". cannes.juryoecumenique.org. Retrieved 29 June 2017.

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