Cannes 2020. Official Selection

Cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Cannes Film Festival have nonetheless announced 56 films included in their 2020 selection.

Summer of 85

The Festival de Cannes has announced 56 films selected for their 2020 Festival, scheduled to have taken place between May 12—23 and cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Films with the official Cannes 2020 label set for a theatrical release before spring 2021 will receive additional support from the Festival when theaters reopen. Films that were predicted to play at the festival and not included in the Cannes 2020 Official Selection—including Leos Carax's Annette, Mia Hansen-Løve's Bergman Island, and Apichatpong Weerasethakul's Memoria—may premiere elsewhere, while, as previously announced, Paul Verhoeven's Benedetta has delayed its premiere to summer 2021.


The French Dispatch (Wes Anderson)

Passion Simple (Danielle Arbid)

Josep (Aurel)

Au Crépuscule (Sharunas Bartas)

Les hommes (Lucas Belvaux)

Rouge (Farid Bentoumi)

Here We Are (Nir Bergman)

Teddy (Ludovic & Zoran Boukherma)

Un triomphe (Emmanuel Courcol)

9 jours à Raqqa (Xavier de Lauzanne)

Soul (Pete Docter)

Vaurien (Peter Dourountzis)

Slalom (Charlène Favier)

The Real Thing (Kôji Fukada)

Ibrahim (Samir Guesmi)

On the Way to the Billion (Dieudo Hamadi)

Sweat (Magnus von Horn)

February (Kamen Kalev)

True Mother (Naomi Kawase)

Truffle Hunters (Gregory Kershaw, Michael Dweck)

Broken Keys (Jimmy Keyrouz)

Beginning (Déa Kulumbegashvili)

L'origine du monde (Laurent Lafitte)

Ammonite (Francis Lee)

Gagrine (Fanny Liatard, Jérémy Trouilh)

16 Printemps (Suzanne Lindon)

ADN (Maïwenn)

Si le vent tombe (Nora Martirosyan)

Garçon Chiffon (Nicolas Maury)

Mangrove (Steve McQueen)

Lover's Rock (Steve McQueen)

Goodman (Marie-Castille Mention-Schaar)

Casa De Antiguidades (João Paulo Miranda Maria)

Aya and the Witch (Goro Miyazaki)

Falling (Viggo Mortensen)

Les Choses Qu'on Dit, Les Choses Qu'on (Emmanuel Mouret)

Last Words (Jonathan Nossiter)

Summer of 85 (François Ozon)

Nadia Butterfly (Pascal Plante)

Les deux Alfred (Bruno Podalydès)

Flee (Jonas Poher Rasmussen)

Enfant terrible (Oskar Roehler)

La mort du cinema et de mon père aussi (Danielle Rosenberg)

Peninsula (Yeon Sang-ho)

Heaven (Im Sang-soo)

Limbo (Ben Sharrock)

John and the Hole (Pascual Sisto)

Pleasure (Ninja Thyberg)

Le discours (Laurent Tirard)

Forgotten We'll Be (Fernando Trueba)

Antoinette dans les Cevennes (Caroline Vignal)

Another Round (Thomas Vinterberg)

Un médecin de nuit (Elie Wajeman)

Striding into the Wind (Shujun Wei)

Eight And A Half (John Woo, Johnnie To)

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