Titane takes the Palme d’Or at an unusually stacked Cannes Film Festival

Meanwhile Apichatpong Weerasethakul’s Memoria and Nadav Lapid’s Ahed’s Knee jointly received the Jury Prize, and Asghar Farhadi’s A Hero shared the Grand Prix with Juho Kuosmanen’s Compartment No. Catherine Corsini’s French drama La Fracture walked away with the Queer Palm, and in the Director’s Fortnight sidebar, Italy’s Jonas Carpignano was recognised for A Chiara. Titane is Ducournau’s second feature film, after Raw screened in Critic’s Week in 2016. Caleb Landry Jones was the recipient of Best Actor for his performance in Justin Kurzel’s Nitram and Renate Reinsve took home Best…