2000 Cannes Film Festival

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2000 Cannes Film Festival
CFF2000poster.jpg
Official poster of the 53rd Cannes Film Festival featuring an original illustration by Italian artist Lorenzo Mattotti.[1]
Opening film Vatel
Closing film Stardom
Location Cannes, France
Founded 1946
Awards Palme d'Or (Dancer in the Dark)
Hosted by Virginie Ledoyen[2]
Number of films 23 (En Competition)[3]
22 (Un Certain Regard)
11 (Out of Competition)
13 (Cinéfondation)
11 (Short Film)
Festival date 14 May 2000 (2000-05-14) – 25 May 2000 (2000-05-25)
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The 2000 Cannes Film Festival started on May 14 and ran until May 25. The Palme d'Or went to the Danish film Dancer in the Dark by Lars von Trier.[4][5]

The festival opened with Vatel, directed by Roland Joffé[6][7] and closed with Stardom, directed by Denys Arcand.[8][9]

Jury[edit]

Luc Besson, Jury President

Films in Competition[edit]

Un Certain Regard[edit]

2000 Un Certain Regard poster featuring a still of Audrey Hepburn in Sabrina by Bud Fraker.[10]

Films out of Competition[edit]

Awards[edit]

Lars Von Trier, winner of the Palme d'Or at the event

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Posters 2000". Retrieved 12 December 2013. 
  2. ^ "Film world flocks to Cannes". BBC News. 10 May 2000. Retrieved 12 December 2013. 
  3. ^ "Official Selection 2000 : All the Selection". Retrieved 14 December 2013. 
  4. ^ "Dancer's surprise win at Cannes". BBC News. 21 May 2000. Retrieved 12 December 2013. 
  5. ^ "2000 Cannes Film Festival". Retrieved 12 December 2013. 
  6. ^ "Review Vatel ees a disastaire". Retrieved 12 December 2013. 
  7. ^ "Joffe's Vatel to open Cannes". Retrieved 12 December 2013. 
  8. ^ "Lions Gate seals US deal on Cannes closer Stardom". Retrieved 12 December 2013. 
  9. ^ "Cannes 2000 Competition & Special Screenings". Retrieved 12 December 2013. 
  10. ^ "Posters 2000". Retrieved 12 December 2013. 

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