Un Certain Regard

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Un Certain Regard (French pronunciation:  [œ̃ sɛʁtɛ̃ ʁəɡaʁ] ) is a section of the Cannes Film Festival's official selection. It is run at the salle Debussy, parallel to the competition for the Palme d'Or . This section was introduced in 1978 by Gilles Jacob.

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The name means "a certain glance" and the section presents 20 films with unusual styles and non-traditional stories seeking international recognition.

Prix Un Certain Regard winners

In 1998, the Prix un certain regard was introduced to the section to recognize young talent and to encourage innovative and daring works by presenting one of the films with a grant to aid its distribution in France. [1]

Since 2005, the prize consists of 30,000 financed by the Groupama GAN Foundation. [2]

YearEnglish / International titleOriginal titleDirector
1998 Killer Tueur à gages Darezhan Omirbaev (Kazakhstan)
1999 Beautiful People Jasmin Dizdar (United Kingdom / Bosnia)
2000 Things You Can Tell Just by Looking at Her Rodrigo García (Colombia)
2001 Boyhood Loves Amour d'enfance Yves Caumon (France)
2002 Blissfully Yours สุดเสน่หา, S̄ud s̄aǹeh̄ā Apichatpong Weerasethakul (Thailand)
2003 The Best of Youth La meglio gioventù Marco Tullio Giordana (Italy)
2004 Moolaadé Ousmane Sembène (Senegal)
2005 The Death of Mr. Lazarescu Moartea domnului Lăzărescu Cristi Puiu (Romania)
2006 Luxury Car 江城夏日; Jiāng chéng xià rì; 'River City Summer Days' Wang Chao (China)
2007 California Dreamin' Cristian Nemescu (Romania)
2008 Tulpan Sergey Dvortsevoy (Kazakhstan)
2009 Dogtooth Κυνόδοντας (Kynodontas) Yorgos Lanthimos (Greece) [3] [4]
2010 Hahaha 하하하 Hong Sang-soo (South Korea)
2011 Arirang 아리랑 Kim Ki-duk (South Korea)
Stopped on Track Halt auf freier Strecke Andreas Dresen (Germany)
2012 After Lucia Después de Lucía Michel Franco (Mexico)
2013 The Missing Picture L'Image manquante Rithy Panh (Cambodia)
2014 White God Fehér isten Kornél Mundruczó (Hungary)
2015 Rams Hrútar Grímur Hákonarson (Iceland)
2016 The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Mäki Hymyilevä mies Juho Kuosmanen (Finland)
2017 A Man of Integrity لِرد Mohammad Rasoulof (Iran)
2018 Border Gräns Ali Abbasi (Sweden)
2019 The Invisible Life of Eurídice Gusmão A Vida Invisível Karim Aïnouz (Brazil)
2021 Unclenching the Fists Разжимая кулаки (Razzhimaja kulaki) Kira Kovalenko (Russia)
2022 The Worst Ones Les Pires Lise Akoka & Romane Gueret (France)

Other Un Certain Regard awards

YearEnglish / Int. titleOriginal titleRecipientAward
2000 Me You Them Eu Tu Eles Andrucha Waddington (Brazil)Mention spéciale
2003 A Thousand Months Mille mois Faouzi Bensaidi (Morocco)Prix le premier regard [5]
Crimson Gold Talaye Sorkh Jafar Panahi (Iran)Prix du jury
2004 Whisky Juan Pablo Rebella, Pablo Stoll (Uruguay)Prix du regard original [6]
Earth and Ashes Khakestar-o-khak Atiq Rahimi (Afghanistan)Prix du regard vers l'avenir [7]
2005 Le filmeur Alain Cavalier (France)Prix de l'intimité [8]
Delwende S. Pierre Yameogo (Burkina Faso)Prix de l'espoir [9]
2006 Ten Canoes Rolf de Heer (Netherlands, Australia)Prix spécial du jury
The Way I Spent the End of the World Cum mi-am petrecut sfârșitul lumii Doroteea Petre (Romania)Prix d'interprétation féminine [10]
The Violin El violín Ángel Tavira (Mexico)Prix d'interprétation masculine [11]
Murderers Meurtrières Patrick Grandperret (France)Prix du président du jury [12]
2007 Actresses Actrices Valeria Bruni-Tedeschi (France - Italy)Prix spécial du jury
The Band's Visit Bikur Hatizmoret Eran Kolirin (Israel)Coup de cœur du jury [13]
2008 Tokyo Sonata Tōkyō sonata Kiyoshi Kurosawa (Japan)Prix du jury
Cloud 9 Wolke Neun Andreas Dresen (Germany)Coup de cœur du jury
Tyson James Toback (United States)Le K.O. du certain regard
Johnny Mad Dog Jean-Stéphane Sauvaire (France)Prix de l'espoir
2009 Police, Adjective Polițist, adjectiv Corneliu Porumboiu (Romania)Prix du jury
No One Knows About Persian Cats کسی از گربه های ایرانی خبر نداره
Kasi az Gorbehaye Irani Khabar Nadareh
Bahman Ghobadi (Iran)Prix spécial du jury ex-aequo
Father of My Children Le père de mes enfants Mia Hansen-Løve (France)
2010 October Octubre Daniel Vega, Diego Vega (Peru)Prix du jury
The Lips Los Labios Adela Sánchez, Eva Bianco, Victoria Raposo (Argentina)Prix d’interprétation féminine
2011 Elena Andrey Zvyagintsev (Russia)Prix spécial du jury
Goodbye Be omid e didar Mohammad Rasoulov (Iran)Prix de la mise en scène
2012 Children of Sarajevo Djeca Aida Begić (Bosnia & Herzegovina)Mention spéciale
Le Grand Soir Gustave Kervern, Benoît Delépine (France)Prix spécial du Jury
Laurence Anyways Suzanne Clément (Canada)Prix d'interprétation féminine
Our Children À Perdre la Raison Emilie Dequenne (Belgium)Prix d'interprétation féminine
2013 Omar Hany Abu-Assad (Palestine)Prix spécial du jury
Stranger by the Lake L'Inconnu du lac Alain Guiraudie (France)Prix de la mise en scène
The Golden Cage La jaula de oro Diego Quemada-Diez (Mexico)Prix un talent certain pour l'ensemble des comédiens
Fruitvale Station Ryan Coogler (United States)Prix de l’avenir
2014 Force Majeure Turist Ruben Östlund (Sweden)Prix du jury
The Salt of the Earth Wim Wenders, Juliano Ribeiro Salgado (Germany & Brazil)Prix spécial du certain regard
Party Girl Marie Amachoukeli, Claire Burger, Samuel Theis (France)Prix d'ensemble
Charlie's Country David Gulpilil (Australia)Prix du meilleur acteur [14] [15] [16]
2015 The High Sun Zvizdan Dalibor Matanic (Croatia)Prix du Jury
Journey to the Shore 岸辺の旅 (Kishibe no Tabi) Kiyoshi Kurosawa (Japan)Prix de la mise-en-scene
Chauthi Koot Gurvinder Singh (India)Prix avenir prometteur
Masaan Neeraj Ghaywan (India)
Nahid Ida Panahandeh (Iran)
The Treasure Comoara Corneliu Porumboiu (Romania)Prix un certain talent
2016 Harmonium 淵に立つ (Fuchi ni Tatsu) Koji Fukada (Japan)Prix du Jury
Captain Fantastic Matt Ross (United States)Prix de la mise-en-scène
The Stopover Voir du pays Delphine Coulin, Muriel Coulin (France)Prix du meilleur scénario
The Red Turtle La Tortue rouge Michael Dudok de Wit (Netherlands)Prix spécial du certain regard
2017 April's Daughter Las Hijas de Abril Michel Franco (Mexico)Prix du Jury
Fortunata Jasmine Trinca (Italy)Prix d'interprétation féminine
Barbara Mathieu Amalric (France)Prix de la poésie du cinéma
Wind River Taylor Sheridan (United States)Prix de la mise-en-scène
2018 The Dead and the Others Chuva é Cantoria na Aldeia dos Mortos João Salaviza, Renée Nader Messora (Brazil and Portugal)Prix du Jury
Girl Victor Polster (Belgium)Prix du meilleur acteur
Sofia Meryem Benm'Barek-Aloïsi (Belgium)Prix du scénario
Donbass Sergei Loznitsa (Ukraine)Prix de la mise-en-scène
2019 Fire Will Come O que arde Oliver Laxe (Spain)Prix du Jury
On a Magical Night Chambre 212 Chiara Mastroianni (France)Prix d'interprétation féminine
Beanpole Дылда (Dylda) Kantemir Balagov (Russia)Prix du meilleur directeur
The Climb Michael Angelo Covino

(United States)

Coup De Coeur
Liberté Albert Serra (Spain)Prix spécial du jury
2021 Great Freedom Große Freiheit Sebastian Meise (Austria)Prix du Jury
Bonne mère Hafsia Herzi (France)Ensemble Prize
Lamb Dýrið Valdimar Jóhannsson (Iceland)Prize of Originality
La Civil Teodora Mihai (Belgium, Mexico, Romania)Prize of Courage
Prayers for the Stolen Noche de fuego Tatiana Huezo (Mexico)Special Mention
2022 Joyland Saim Sadiq (Pakistan)Prix du Jury

References and notes

  1. "Festival de Cannes: Un Certain Regard Prize". festival-cannes.fr. Archived from the original on 22 May 2007.
  2. 2008 Cannes Film Festival, Fondation Groupama GAN
  3. "2009 awards / Un certain regard". Cannes Film Festival. Archived from the original on 13 November 2011.
  4. Hernandez, Eugene (2009-05-23). ""Dogtooth" Wins Top Cannes Un Certain Regard Prize". IndieWIRE . www.indiewire.com. Retrieved 2009-05-23.
  5. The first glance prize
  6. Prize of the original glance
  7. Prize of the glance to the future
  8. Intimacy prize
  9. Prize of hope
  10. Best actress award
  11. Best actor award
  12. Prize of the President of the jury
  13. Jury's hunch
  14. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2014-05-27. Retrieved 2014-05-27.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  15. "Gulpilil wins a best actor award at Cannes Film Festival". Abc.net.au. 24 May 2014. Retrieved 27 January 2018.
  16. Bunbury, Stephanie (24 May 2014). "Australian actor David Gulpilil wins best actor award at Cannes Film Festival". The Sydney Morning Herald . Retrieved 27 January 2018.

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