Though two women directors won prizes the Palme d'or (which has only been won by one woman, Jane Campion in 1993) once again went to a man with Hirokazu Kore-eda's Shoplifters taking the top prize.
Spike Lee's BlacKkKlansman also took the Grand Prix, widely considered the runner-up prize.
Palme d’Or: “Shoplifters,” Hirokazu Kore-eda
Grand Prix: “BlacKkKlansman,” Spike Lee
Director: Pawel Pawlikowski, “Cold War”
Actor: Marcello Fonte, ”Dogman”
Actress: Samal Yeslyamova, “Ayka”
Jury Prize: Nadine Labaki, “Capernaum”
Screenplay — TIE: Alice Rohrwacher, “Happy as Lazzaro” AND Jafar Panahi, Nader Saeivar, “3 Faces”
Special Palme d’Or: Jean-Luc Godard
ONTD which of these films are you looking forward to?