Cannes Festival 2019: The Official Selection Is Out

Cannes chief Thierry Fremaux said that the lineup is characterized by political movies and the presence of women filmmakers.

At the moment Once upon a time in Hollywood by Quentin Tarantino has not been included in the list, but there is still hope that the movie will be finished in time and announced later. You can check the complete program of the festival below:

Cannes Official Selection


  • The Dead Don’t Die (dir: Jim Jarmusch) – opening film
  • Atlantique (dir: Mati Diop)
  • Bacarau (dir: Kleber Mendonça Filho & Juliano Dornelles)
  • Frankie (dir: Ira Sachs)
  • A Hidden Life (dir: Terrence Malick)
  • It Must Be Heaven (dir: Elia Suleiman)
  • Les Misérables (dir: Ladj Ly)
  • Little Joe (dir: Jessica Hausner)
  • Matthias and Maxime (dir: Xavier Dolan)
  • Oh Mercy! (dir: Arnaud Desplechin)
  • Parasite (dir: Bong Joon-ho)
  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire (dir: Céline Sciamma)
  • Sibyl (dir: Justine Triet)
  • Sorry We Missed You (dir: Ken Loach)
  • Pain and Glory (dir: Pedro Almodóvar)
  • The Traitor (dir: Marco Bellocchio)
  • La Gomera (dir: Corneliu Porumboiu)
  • The Wild Goose Lake (dir: Diao Yinan)
  • The Young Ahmed (dir: Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne)

Un Certain Regard

  • Adam (dir: Maryam Touzani)
  • Dylda (dir: Kantemir Balagov)
  • A Brother’s Love (dir: Monia Chokri)
  • Bull (dir: Annie Silverstein)
  • The Climb (dir: Michael Covino)
  • Evge (dir: Nariman Aliev)
  • Liberté (dir: Albert Serra)
  • Invisible Life (dir: Karim Aïnouz)
  • Jeanne (dir: Bruno Dumont)
  • Room 212 (dir: Christophe Honoré)
  • Papicha (dir: Mounia Meddour)
  • Port Authority (dir: Danielle Lessovitz)
  • Summer of Changsha (dir: Zu Feng)
  • The Swallows of Kabul (dir: Zabou Breitman & Eléa Gobé Mévellec)
  • A Sun That Never Sets (dir: Olivier Laxe)
  • Zhuo Ren Mi Mi (dir: Midi Z)

Out of competition

  • The Best Years of a Life (dir: Claude Lelouch)
  • Diego Maradona (dir: Asif Kapadia)
  • La Belle Époque (dir: Nicolas Bedos)
  • Rocketman (dir: Dexter Fletcher)
  • Too Old to Die Young – North of Hollywood, West of Hell (TV seris – dir: Nicolas Winding Refn)

Midnight screenings

  • The Gangster, the Cop, the Devil (dir: Lee Won-Tae)

Special screenings

  • Family Romance, LLC (dir: Werner Herzog)
  • For Sama (dir: Waad Al Kateab, Edward Watts)
  • Que Sea Ley (dir: Juan Solanas)
  • Share (dir: Pippa Bianco)
  • To Be Alive and Know It (dir: Alain Cavalier)
  • Tommaso (dir: Abel Ferrara)

Murat Oktay

Video games have been my passion for as long as I can remember. I have been writing and managing in the game industry for more than 30 years. I've been playing Diablo 2 nonstop since it first came out.

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