CANNES — Japanese director Hirokazu Kore-eda won the Palme d’Or at the 71st Cannes Film Festival for his film “Shoplifters,” marking just the second time this century that an Asian film
Cannes 2018: Hirokazu Kore-eda’s Shoplifters wins the Palme d’Or – as it happened Spike Lee’s Trump-baiting comedy BlacKkKlansman takes runner-up grand jury prize, while Capernaum, by …
Congrats Kore-eda! Winners of the 2018 Cannes Film Festival awards, including the coveted Palme d’Or, were revealed at a glamorous ceremony in Cannes, France this weekend.
He previously won Cannes’ Jury Prize in 2013 for Like Father, Like Son. Back in Cannes Competition for the first time in 27 years, Spike Lee won the festival’s Grand Prix for his BlacKkKlansman .
Hirokazu Kore-eda won the Palme d’Or at the 71st Cannes Film Festival for «Shoplifters,» which observes the dynamics of a peculiar Japanese family, while Spike Lee won the second-place Grand Jury Prize for «BlacKkKlansman,» the dramatized true story of an African-American police officer in Colorado Springs who infiltrated the Ku Klux Klan.
Other hot titles include Spike Lee’s BlacKkKlansman and Hirokazu Kore-Eda’s Shoplifters. But Cannes juries are unpredictable, so right now it’s anyone’s guess.
Director Hirokazu Kore-eda holds the Palme d’Or for the film ‘Shoplifters’ following the awards ceremony at the 71st international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Saturday, May 19, 2018.
The 2018 Cannes Film Festival came to an end as this year’s competition jury announced which films won the festival’s biggest prizes, including the Palme d’Or. Cate Blanchett served as jury
May 19, 2018 · Watch video · The Palme d’Or, the Cannes festival’s most prestigious award, went to Japanese director Hirokazu Kore-eda’s Shoplifters. Spike Lee’s BlacKkKclansman took second place in the ceremony Saturday.
The 71st annual Cannes Film Festival was held from 8 to 19 May 2018. Australian actress Cate Blanchett acted as President of the Jury.  The Japanese film Shoplifters , directed by Hirokazu Kore-eda , won the Palme d’Or .
Closing film: The Man Who Killed Don Quixote
Japan’s Hirokazu Kore-eda has won the highest honor from the Cannes Film Festival, the Palme d’Or for Shoplifters. He previously won the Jury Prize for 2013’s Like Father, Like Son. He previously won the Jury Prize for 2013’s Like Father, Like Son.
Hirokazu Kore-eda arrives at the award photocall after receiving the «Palme d’Or» prize for the film «Shoplifters» during the 71st annual Cannes International Film Festival in France Saturday.
The award marks just the second time this century an Asian film has claimed the festival’s top prize. Japanese director Hirokazu Kore-eda won the Palme d’Or at the 71st Cannes Film Festival for
Hirozazu Kore-eda’s “Shoplifters” has won the Palme d’Or as the best film at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival. The film was the seventh by the Japanese director to screen in Cannes, and the