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A taste of Italian charm, a little French style,  a drop of British humour, a pinch of German strictness, a bit of Greek wittiness and more…

The Jury of the 65th Cannes Film Festival was unveiled. So here are its famous members:

Nanni Moretti – President of the Jury (Italian director, actor, writer and producer) (known as director/writer/actor for: Caro Diario (1993), We have a Pope (2011))

Hiam Abbass (Palestinian actress, director) (known as an actress for: Lemon Tree (2008), The Source (2011))

Andrea Arnold (British director and writer) (known as director/writer for: Red Road (2006), Fish Tank (2009))

Emmanuelle Devos (French actress) (known for: Read my lips (2001), In the beginning (2009))

Jean Paul Gaultier (French fashion designer) (known as a costume designer for: The Fifth Element (1997), Bad Education (2004))

Diane Kruger (German actress) (known for: Troy (2004), Inglourious Basterds (2009))

Ewan McGregor (British actor) (known for: Trainspotting (1996), The Ghost Writer (2010))

Alexander Payne (American director, screenwriter and producer) (known for: Sideways (2009) (writer), The Descendants (2011)) (director/writer))

Raoul Peck (Haitian director, screenwriter and producer) (known for: The Man on the Shore (1993) (director/writer), Lumumba (2000) (director))

The Jury will have the difficult task to decide between the 22 films in Competition and give away the following awards:

Palme d’ Or (Golden Palm, is the most important prize of the festival)

Grand Prix (Grand Prize of the Festival)

Prix du Jury (Jury Prize)

Prix de la mise en scene (Best Director)

Prix d’ interpretation masculine (Best Actor)

Prix d’ interpretation feminine (Best Actress)

Prix du scenario (Best Screenplay)

The winners will be announced on May 27th, during the Closing Ceremony which will take place in Palais des Festivals et des Congrès in Cannes.

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