The list of films in competition at the Cannes Film Festival 2019 - The Post

The list of films in competition at the Cannes Film Festival 2019 - The Post

There are films by Pedro Almodovar, Xavier Dolan, Ken Loach and Terrence Malick, as well as the Italian film "Il traitore", directed by Marco Bellocchio

This morning the list of films that will take part in the 72nd edition of the Cannes Film Festival, which will be held from May 14th to 25th, was presented. In this edition, the jury that will award the most important prizes, including the Golden Palm, will be chaired by the director & nbsp; Alejandro G. Iñárritu, after last year the president was actress Cate Blanchett. The poster for the 72nd edition of the Cannes Film Festival is a tribute to the director & nbsp; Agnès Varda, who died on March 29th. In the 2018 edition the Golden Palm was assigned to the Japanese film A Family Affair.

The festival's opening film will be Jim Jarmush's The Dead Don’t Die and the film Rocketman, on & nbsp; Elton John, will be presented during the festival. Pedro Almodovar, Xavier Dolan, Ken Loach and Terrence Malick are among the most famous directors with a film in competition for the Golden Palm. In competition there will also be the Italian film Il traitore: it is directed by Marco Bellocchio and Pierfrancesco Favino plays Tommaso Buscetta.

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