Cannes 2019 : The young Elle Fanning, 21, integrates the beautiful jury of Iñarritu

In two weeks, the Cannes film Festival will start. So it was time to get to know the jury of the official competition ! The american actress Elle Fanning, the French author of COMICS Enki Bilal, the filmmakers Greek Yorgos Lanthimos and French Robin Campillo will be part of the jury of this 72nd edition was chaired by the mexican director Alejandro Gonzalez Iñarritu , which is the successor to Cate Blanchett. It was awarded the Palme d’or at the chronic upsetting A family Affair, the Japanese Hirokazu Kore-eda.

The young american actress, Elle Fanning, 21 years old, and already accustomed to the Croisette (The Neon Demon, The Prey), the director, it-american, Kelly Reichardt (Some women), the filmmaker and actress, originally from Burkina Faso, Maimouna n’diaye (who has also lent her voice to the mother of Kirikou in Kirikou and the sorceress) as well as the Italian Alice Rohrwacher, who has already presented two films in competition at Cannes, The Wonders (2014) and Happy as Lazzaro (2018) are the four women who make up this jury 2019.

Regulars of the Cannes film

The men are also must-sees in cannes : the filmmakers Greek Yorgos Lanthimos (The Lobster, 2015, killing of the sacred deer, 2017, and The Favorite, 2019), French Robin Campillo (120 beats per minute, 2017) and Polish Pawel Pawlikowski (Cold War, 2018) will return as members of the jury after they had themselves been in contention in recent years for the Palme d’or. A second French, Enki Bilal, also a filmmaker (Bunker Palace Hotel) but first and foremost draftsman and writer of COMICS, complete the French contingent.

The jury of Cannes is invited to see movies made among the greatest filmmakers of the time –it is again the case this year. All those who are competing should also know watched by great artists – it is also the case !“, emphasized the the Festival’s president Pierre Lescure and general delegate Thierry Frémaux, in the press release.

If the main lines of the 72nd Festival of Cannes which takes place from 14 to 25 may 2019 are drawn, surprises can still arise, such as the presence in the official selection of the last film of Quentin Tarantino, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood , with Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt, if he was ready on time. Or the second part of Mektoub “my love” by Abdellatif Kechiche, Palme d’or in 2013, for The life of Adèle.