Cannes Film Festival Award for Best Actor, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Category:Cannes_Film_Festival_Award_for_Best_Actor_winners&oldid=947353757, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 25 March 2020, at 20:03. In addition to the Palme d’Or, awards will be given out to the best actor and actress in competition, as well as screenplay honors. One winner that has already been announced prior to the awards ceremony is Céline Sciamma’s “Portrait of a Lady on Fire.” The drama was named the winner of the 2019 Queer Palm, and it’s the first time a woman director has received the honor since Cannes started awarding the prize in 2010. The ceremony was cancelled in 1948, 1950, and 1968. Get The Latest IndieWire Alerts And Newsletters Delivered Directly To Your Inbox. List of actors that have been awarded the Cannes Film Festival Best Actor Award by the Cannes Film Festival jury from the films in official competition. Model Karlie Kloss poses at the Opening ceremony and the 'Grace of Monaco' Premiere during the 67th Annual Cannes Film Festival on 14 May, in Cannes, France. Copyright © 2020 Penske Business Media, LLC. Greek filmmaker Vasilis Kekatos won the short film Queer Palme with “The Distance Between Heaven and Us.”. Sign up for our Email Newsletters here. In addition to the Palme d’Or, awards will be given out to the best actor and actress in competition, as well as screenplay honors. It was first awarded in 1946. The third pick for best film gets awarded the Jury Prize (last year it was Nadine Labaki’s “Capernaum”), while the second place movie gets the Grand Prix honor (Spike Lee’s “BlacKkKlansman” took home the honor last year). Elio Germano, winner of the Silver Bear for Best Actor for "Hidden Away," poses on the red carpet after the award ceremony of the 70th Berlinale International Film Festival in Berlin, Germany, February 29, 2020. All rights reserved. Best Original Score Daniel Lopatin: Best … Whichever film wins the Palme d’Or will follow last year’s pick “Shoplifters,” the acclaimed Hirokazu Kore-eda drama that went on to earn an Oscar nomination for Best Foreign Language Film at the 2019 Oscars. This Article is related to: Film and tagged Cannes, Cannes Film Festival. With the number of great Palme d'Or winners too large to count, it's worth looking back at the best of the best over Cannes' seven-decade history. History. I wish to receive the Festival de Cannes newsletter * * * Required fields It was first awarded in 1946. Timothy Spall wins Best Actor award at Cannes Film Festival. On four occasions, the jury has awarded multiple men (more than 2) the prize from one film. “This award, in a way, has come from my people,” he said. Including; 'Best First Feature Film' - Camera d'Or (Golden Camera) winners. List Description: Features all the Cannes Palme d'Or and Grand Prix 'Best Feature Film' winners and their runners-up, from 2019 to 1939. The ceremony was cancelled in 1948, 1950, and 1968. Stay on top of the latest breaking film and TV news! The 2019 jury was headed by “Birdman” and “The Revenant” Oscar winner Alejandro González Iñárritu, who won Cannes’ Best Director prize for “Babel.” Other jury members included Elle Fanning, Maimouna N’Diaye, Kelly Reichardt, Enki Bilal, Alice Rohrwacher, Robin Campillo, Yorgos Lanthimos, and last year’s Cannes Best Director winner Paweł Pawlikowski. The prizewinning films in Competition at the Festival de Cannes. IndieWire will update the list as the winners are revealed live. No awards were given to actors in 1947 and 1956. Jury Prize (tie): “Les Misérables” (Ladj Ly) and “Bacurau” (Kleber Mendonça Filho, Juliano Dornelles), Best Actress: Emily Beecham, “Little Joe”, Best Actor: Antonio Banderas, “Pain & Glory”, Best Director: Jean-Pierre & Luc Dardenne, “The Young Ahmed”, Best Screenplay: “Portrait of a Lady on Fire,” Céline Sciamma, Special Mention of the Jury: “It Must Be Heaven,” Elia Suleiman, Short Film Palme d’Or: “The Distance Between Us And The Sky,” Vasilis Kekatos, Special Mention of the Jury: “Monstruo Dios,” Agustina San, Queer Palm (Feature): “Portrait of a Lady on Fire,” Céline Sciamma, Queer Palm (Short): “The Distance Between Us And The Sky,” Vasilis Kekatos.