Michel Franco

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Michel Franco
Born 1979 (age 38–39)
Mexico City, Mexico
Occupation Film director, producer
Years active 2003-present

Michel Franco (born 1979) is a Mexican film director and producer.[1] His film After Lucia won the Prize Un Certain Regard at the 2012 Cannes Film Festival.[2] His 2015 film Chronic was selected to compete for the Palme d'Or at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival.[3] At Cannes, Franco won the award for Best Screenplay.[4][5] His 2017 film April's Daughter was selected to compete in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival, where it won the Jury Prize.[6][7]

Selected filmography[edit]

As director[edit]

As producer[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Michel Franco". Festival Scope. Retrieved 2 March 2015. 
  2. ^ Cannes (27 May 2012). "Awards 2012". festival-cannes.fr. Cannes Film Festival. Retrieved 2 March 2015. 
  3. ^ "Complement to the Official Selection". Cannes Film Festival. 23 April 2015. Archived from the original on 5 May 2015. Retrieved 23 April 2015. 
  4. ^ Henry Barnes (24 May 2015). "Cannes 2015: Jacques Audiard's Dheepan wins the Palme d'Or". The Guardian. Retrieved 24 May 2015. 
  5. ^ Rebecca Ford (24 May 2015). "Cannes: 'Dheepan' Wins the Palme d'Or". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 24 May 2015. 
  6. ^ "The 2017 Official Selection". Cannes. 13 April 2017. Archived from the original on 13 April 2017. Retrieved 13 April 2017. 
  7. ^ Lodge, Guy (27 May 2017). "'A Man of Integrity,' 'Wind River,' 'Barbara' Take Un Certain Regard Awards at Cannes". Variety. Retrieved 27 May 2017. 

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