2016 Deauville American Film Festival

The 42nd Deauville American Film Festival took place at Deauville, France from September 2 to 11, 2016. American crime drama film The Infiltrator by Brad Furman was selected as the opening night film, while Black dramedy War Dogs by Todd Phillips served as the closing night film of the festival.[1] The Grand Prix was awarded to Little Men by Ira Sachs.[2]

2016 Deauville American Film Festival
2016 Deauville American Film Festival poster.jpg
Festival poster
Opening filmThe Infiltrator
Closing filmWar Dogs
LocationDeauville, France
Hosted byDeauville American Film Festival Group
No. of films37 feature films
Festival dateSeptember 2, 2016 (2016-09-02)–September 11, 2016 (2016-09-11)
LanguageInternational
Websitewww.festival-deauville.com

The festival paid tribute to James Franco, Michael Moore and Stanley Tucci. Chloë Grace Moretz and Daniel Radcliffe received Le Nouvel Hollywood (Hollywood Rising Star) awards.[3]

JuriesEdit

 
Frédéric Mitterrand, Main Jury President

Main CompetitionEdit

[4][5]

Cartier revelation juryEdit

  • Audrey Pulvar: French journalist and TV host (President of Jury)
  • Cédric Anger: French director and screenwriter
  • Jérôme Bonnell: French director
  • Kheiron: French actor and director
  • Diane Rouxel: French actress
  • Christa Theret: French actress

ProgrammeEdit

CompetitionEdit

Les Premières (Premieres)Edit

Les Docs De L'Oncle Sam (Uncle Sam's Doc)Edit

TelevisionEdit

AwardsEdit

 
Ira Sachs, won Grand Prix at the festival.

The festival awarded the following awards:[2][6]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Keslassy, Elsa (August 23, 2016). "Deauville Opens With Brad Furman's 'Infiltrator,' Pays Tribute to Michael Moore". Variety. Archived from the original on August 24, 2016. Retrieved August 16, 2017.
  2. ^ a b Richford, Rhonda (September 10, 2016). "Ira Sachs' 'Little Men' Takes Top Prize at Deauville Film Festival". The Hollywood Reporter. Archived from the original on August 15, 2017. Retrieved August 16, 2017.
  3. ^ Keslassy, Elsa (September 2, 2016). "Deauville Film Festival Opens With Chloe Grace Moretz Tribute, Heavy Security". Variety. Archived from the original on September 3, 2016. Retrieved August 16, 2017.
  4. ^ "2016 - 42nd Deauville American Film Festival". Archived from the original on August 15, 2017. Retrieved August 16, 2017.
  5. ^ van Hoeij, Boyd (August 23, 2016). "Daniel Radcliffe, Chloe Grace Moretz to Be Honored at Deauville Festival". The Hollywood Reporter. Archived from the original on August 24, 2016. Retrieved August 16, 2017.
  6. ^ Keslassy, Elsa (September 10, 2016). "Ira Sachs's 'Little Men' Wins Deauville Grand Prize". Variety. Archived from the original on September 11, 2016. Retrieved August 16, 2017.
  7. ^ "THE LITERARY AWARD LUCIEN BARRIER". Archived from the original on April 12, 2017. Retrieved August 16, 2017.
  8. ^ "'Stewart O'Nan Lucien-Barriere Literary Award 2016': Book Signing - 42nd Deauville American Film Festival". Archived from the original on August 15, 2017. Retrieved August 16, 2017.

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