Nev Pierce's latest Cannes diary
The Cannes Film Festival concluded with Michael Moore's Fahrenheit 9/11 winning the Palme d'Or. Nev Pierce has the last word on this year's event...
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  • The Cannes Film Festival attracts over 40,000 movie industry workers (aka liggers) every year
  • Unlike the Oscars, the top prize is frequently shared between two films
  • This year's Jury president is Quentin Tarantino. Fellow jurors include Tilda Swinton and Kathleen Turner
  • Great films to claim the Palme d'Or include Apocalypse Now, Taxi Driver, La Dolce Vita, and The Third Man

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