Elle Fanning's jury handed out the prizes today.
South Korean director Bong Joon-ho, director of Snowpiercer and Okja took the Palme for his widely praised film Parasite.
Despite rumours that she would win the Palme, Sciamma walked away looking upset with a Best Screenplay award for her film Portrait of a Lady on Fire. While only winners usually get invited to the red carpet Once Upon a Time in Hollywood director Quentin Tarantino arrived anyway and went home empty handed. Mati Diop, the french director who was the first black woman to ever have a film In Competition got the Grand Prix (runner up) prize for her directorial debut Atlantics.
Full winners list:
Palme d'Or: Parasite by Bong Joon-Ho
Grand Prix: Atlantics by Mati Diop
Best Director: Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne for Young Ahmed
Best Actress: Emily Beecham for Little Joe
Best Actor: Antonio Banderas for Pain and Glory
Best Screenplay: Céline Sciamma for Portrait of a Lady on Fire
Bacurau by Kleber Mendonça Filho and Juliano Dornelles
Les Misérables by Ladj Ly
ONTD what do you think of Elle Fanning's picks?