2000 Cannes Film Festival

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The 53rd Cannes Film Festival started on 14 May and ran until 25 May 2000.wikipedia
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Un Certain Regard

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The following people were appointed as the Jury of the 2000 Un Certain Regard:

Stardom

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The festival opened with Vatel, directed by Roland Joffé and closed with Stardom, directed by Denys Arcand.
The film was screened out of competition at the 2000 Cannes Film Festival.

Cinéfondation

1st PrizeCannes Residence ProgrammeCinefondation's Deuxième Prix
The following people were appointed as the Jury of the Cinéfondation and short films competition:

Dancer in the Dark

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The Palme d'Or went to the Danish film Dancer in the Dark by Lars von Trier.
Dancer in the Dark premiered at the 2000 Cannes Film Festival to standing ovations and controversy, but was nonetheless awarded the Palme d'Or, along with the Best Actress award for Björk.

Esther Kahn

Esther Kahn by Arnaud Desplechin
It premiered at the 2000 Cannes Film Festival but was not distributed to the United States for two years until it played in New York City in 2002.

Vatel (film)

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The festival opened with Vatel, directed by Roland Joffé and closed with Stardom, directed by Denys Arcand.
The film opened the 2000 Cannes Film Festival.

In the Mood for Love

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In the Mood for Love by Wong Kar-wai
In the Mood for Love premiered at the 2000 Cannes Film Festival on 20 May, where it was nominated for the Palme d'Or and Tony Leung was awarded Best Actor (first Hong Kong actor to win this award at Cannes).

Devils on the Doorstep

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Guizi lai le by Jiang Wen
Shot in black and white to mimic old-time war movies, the film premiered at the 2000 Cannes Film Festival on 12 May and clinched the Grand Prix but was subsequently banned in its home country.

Fast Food Fast Women

Fast Food Fast Women by Amos Kollek
It was entered into the 2000 Cannes Film Festival.

Lars von Trier

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The Palme d'Or went to the Danish film Dancer in the Dark by Lars von Trier.
The film won the Palme d'Or at Cannes.

Sentimental Destinies

Les Destinées Sentimentales
Les destinées sentimentales by Olivier Assayas
It was entered into the 2000 Cannes Film Festival.

Kippur

Liron Levo
Kippur by Amos Gitai
Following its cinematic release, the film was entered into the 2000 Cannes Film Festival among other awards selections.

Edward Yang

Yi Yi by Edward Yang
He won the Best Director Award at Cannes for his 2000 film Yi Yi.

The Wedding (2000 film)

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Svadba by Pavel Lungin
It was entered into the 2000 Cannes Film Festival.

Yi Yi

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Yi Yi by Edward Yang
Yi Yi premiered at the 2000 Cannes Film Festival, where Yang won the Best Director Award.

Chunhyang (2000 film)

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Chunhyangdyun by Kwon-taek Im
It was entered into the 2000 Cannes Film Festival.

Shinji Aoyama

Yurîka by Shinji Aoyama
He won two awards at the 2000 Cannes Film Festival for his film Eureka.

Faithless (2000 film)

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Trolösa by Liv Ullmann
It was entered into the 2000 Cannes Film Festival.

The Farewell (2000 film)

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Abschied - Brechts letzter Sommer by Jan Schütte
It was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2000 Cannes Film Festival.

Jiang Wen

Guizi lai le by Jiang Wen
The film premiered at the 2000 Cannes Film Festival and clinched the Grand Prix but was subsequently banned in its home country; said to undermine the country because it "seriously distorts Chinese history".

Such Is Life (2000 film)

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Así es la vida by Arturo Ripstein
An updated version of the play Medea, it was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2000 Cannes Film Festival.

Pavel Lungin

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Svadba by Pavel Lungin
At the 2000 Cannes Film Festival, Pavel Lungin's film The Wedding was awarded the Special Jury Prize for the best ensemble cast.

April Captains

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Capitães de Abril by Maria de Medeiros
It was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2000 Cannes Film Festival.

Michael Haneke

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Code inconnu: Récit incomplet de divers voyages by Michael Haneke

Amos Gitai

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Kippur by Amos Gitai
Kippur was entered into the 2000 Cannes Film Festival starring Liron Levo, Tomer Russo, Uri Klauzner, Yoram Hattab and Juliano Mer-Khamis.