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The 54th Cannes Film Festival started on 14 May and ran until 25 May 2001. Norwegian actress and director Liv Ullmann was the Jury President. The Palme d'Or went to the Italian film The Son's Room by Nanni Moretti.[1][4][5][6]

2001 Cannes Film Festival
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Official poster of the 54th Cannes Film Festival.[1]
Opening filmMoulin Rouge!
Closing filmLes âmes fortes
LocationCannes, France
Founded1946
AwardsPalme d'Or (The Son's Room)[2]
Hosted byCharlotte Rampling
No. of films23 (En Competition)[3]
24 (Un Certain Regard)
10 (Out of Competition)
20 (Cinéfondation)
12 (Short Film)
Festival date14 May 2001 (2001-05-14) – 25 May 2001 (2001-05-25)
Websitefestival-cannes.com/en

The festival opened with Moulin Rouge!, directed by Baz Luhrmann[7][8] and closed with Les âmes fortes, directed by Raúl Ruiz.[9] The Un Certain Regard section opened with 'R Xmas directed by Abel Ferrara and closed with The Words of My Father (Le parole di mio padre) directed by Francesca Comencini.[10][11]

JuriesEdit

 
Liv Ullmann, Jury President
 
Ariane Ascaride, Un Certain Regard Jury President

Main competitionEdit

The following people were appointed as the Jury for the feature films of the 2001 Official Selection:[13]

Un Certain RegardEdit

The following people were appointed as the Jury of the 2001 Un Certain Regard:

  • Ariane Ascaride (actress) President
  • Florence Malraux
  • François-Guillaume Lorrain (critic)
  • Thomas Sotinel (critic)
  • Virginie Apiou (critic)

Cinéfondation and short filmsEdit

The following people were appointed as the Jury of the Cinéfondation and short films competition:

Camera d'OrEdit

The following people were appointed as the Jury of the 2001 Camera d'Or:

  • Maria de Medeiros (actress, director) President
  • Claire Simon (director)
  • Dominique Le Rigoleur (cinematographer)
  • Franck Garbaz (critic)
  • Loïc Barbier (cinephile)
  • Sophie Denize (representative of the technical industries)
  • Stephano Della Casa (critic)

Official selectionEdit

In competition - Feature filmEdit

The following feature films competed for the Palme d'Or:[3]

Un Certain RegardEdit

The following films were selected for the competition of Un Certain Regard:[3]

Films out of competitionEdit

The following films were selected to be screened out of competition:[3]

CinéfondationEdit

The following films were selected for the competition of Cinéfondation:[3]

  • Antiromantika by Nariman Turebayev
  • Bucarest - Vienne 8: 15 by Catalin Mitulescu
  • Crow Stone by Alicia Duffy
  • Dai Bi by Chao Yang
  • Fuldmane Vanvid by Anders Worm
  • I Can Fly To You But You... by Young-Nam Kim
  • J'espère, J'attends by Ewa Banaszkiewicz
  • L'age Tendre by Eric Forestier
  • La Cire, Ça Fait Mal by Maya Dreifuss
  • Le Jour Où Toshi Est Né by Hikaru Yoshikawa
  • Les Yeux Devorants by Syllas Tzoumerkas
  • Martin Quatre Ans by Ben Hackworth
  • Monsieur William, Les Traces D'une Vie Possible by Denis Gaubert
  • Portrait by Sergei Luchishin
  • Premiere Experience De Mort by Aida Begic
  • Reparation by Jens Jonsson
  • Svetlo by David Sukup
  • Telecommande by Ethan Tobman
  • Un Veau Pleurait, La Nuit by John Shank
  • Zero Deficit by Ruth Mader

Short film competitionEdit

The following short films competed for the Short Film Palme d'Or:[3]

Parallel sectionsEdit

International Critics' WeekEdit

The following films were screened for the 40th International Critics' Week (40e Semaine de la Critique):[14]

Feature film competition

Short film competition

Special screenings

Directors' FortnightEdit

The following films were screened for the 2001 Directors' Fortnight (Quinzaine des Réalizateurs):[15]

AwardsEdit

 
Nanni Moretti, Palme d'Or winner
 
Michael Haneke, Gran Prix winner

Official awardsEdit

The following films and people received the 2001 Official selection awards:[2][1][4]

Un Certain Regard

Cinéfondation

Golden Camera

Short Films

Independent awardsEdit

FIPRESCI Prizes[16][4]

Commission Supérieure Technique

Ecumenical Jury[17]

Award of the Youth[4]

Awards in the frame of International Critics' Week[18][4]

Awards in the frame of Directors' Fortnight[4]

Association Prix François Chalais

ReferencesEdit

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  4. ^ a b c d e f "Cannes 2001 Palmares". cannes-fest.com (in French). Retrieved 17 June 2017.
  5. ^ "Cannes 2001: Awards Full Of Surprises". rogerebert.com. Retrieved 25 May 2017.
  6. ^ "Cannes 2001 – The Winners". urbancinefile.com. Retrieved 25 May 2017.
  7. ^ "2001 Cannes Film Festival Competition Lineup". indiewire.com. Retrieved 25 May 2017.
  8. ^ "Moulin Rouge confirmed as Cannes opener". theguardian.com. Retrieved 25 May 2017.
  9. ^ "Cannes 2001: More Cannes Deals, Newport Lineup, Method Fest Plans, and the Castro Renovation". indiewire.com. Retrieved 25 May 2017.
  10. ^ "2001 Cannes Film Festival Un Certain Regard Lineup". indiewire.com. Retrieved 25 May 2017.
  11. ^ "Cannes 2001 - The Festival Films". urbancinefile.com. Retrieved 25 May 2017.
  12. ^ "Posters 2001". festival-cannes.fr. Archived from the original on 27 October 2014. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  13. ^ "All Juries 2001". festival-cannes.fr. Archived from the original on 4 March 2016. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  14. ^ "40e Selecion de la Semaine de la Critique - 2001". archives.semainedelacritique.com. Retrieved 17 June 2017.
  15. ^ "Quinzaine 2001". quinzaine-realisateurs.com. Retrieved 17 June 2017.
  16. ^ "FIPRESCI Awards 2001". ipresci.org. Retrieved 23 June 2017.
  17. ^ "Jury Œcuménique 2001". cannes.juryoecumenique.org. Retrieved 23 June 2017.
  18. ^ "Les prix de la Semaine". Semaine Internationale de la Critique. Retrieved 23 June 2017.
  19. ^ "Association Prix François Chalais Cannes 2001". francois-chalais.fr. Retrieved 23 June 2017.[permanent dead link]

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