Written by: FFT Webmaster | May 24th, 2011
The Un Certain Regard section of the Cannes Film Festival announced its winners on Saturday evening. The top prize was shared by ARIRANG by South Korean director Kim Ki-Duk and STOPPED ON TRACK, the latest film from Dutch director Andreas Dresen. The Special Jury Prize was awarded to ELENA by Russian director Andrey Zvyaginstev, with Iranian director Mohammad Rasoulof winning the director prize for GOODBYE. The Jury, led by veteran director Emir Kusturica, also included French actress Elodie Bouchez, UK film critic Peter Bradshaw, Tribeca Enterprises CCO Geoffrey Gilmore, and Daniela Michel, the director of Mexico’s Morelia Film Festival.