2011 Cannes Shorts Lineup

 

The 64th Festival de Cannes has announced nine films in Competition for the Short Film Palme d’Or.

 

Completing the list of the Official Selection of the 64th Festival de Cannes, and composed this year of nine films from nine different countries, the 2011 competition brings together a great variety of cinematographic concepts, differing in style, genre, length and national origin.

 

The selections this year are:

 

-  Ghost by Ma Dahci from South Korea

-  Badpakje 46 by Wannes Destoop from Belgium

-  Soy Tan Feliz by Vladimir Durán from Argentina

-  Bear by Nash Edgerton  from Australia

-  KjØttsår by Lisa Marie Gamlem  from Norway

-  Meathead by Sam Holst  from New Zealand

-  Ce N’est Rien by Nicolas Roy from Canada

-  Paternal Womb by Megumi Tazaki  from Japan

-  Cross by Maryna Vroda  from France

 

The Festival de Cannes runs May 11-22 in France and the film director Michel Gondry is to head up the short film and Cinéfondation jury of the Festival.

 

Source: http://en.shortfilmnews.com/shownews.asp?id=2146464012, 21/4/2011