Festival de Cannes – 38th Anniversary of the Cannes Film Festival (47x63in)

Year: 1985

French (47x63in)

Homage to Eadweard James Muybridge – Concept: Agence Information et Stratégie

The Palme d’Or went to “When Father Was Away on Business” by Emir Kusturica

The following feature films competed for the Palme d’Or:

Adieu Bonaparte by Youssef Chahine
Birdy by Alan Parker
Bliss by Ray Lawrence
Poulet au Vinaigre by Claude Chabrol
The Coca-Cola Kid by Dušan Makavejev
Colonel Redl by István Szabó
Derborence by Francis Reusser
Détective by Jean-Luc Godard
Farewell to the Ark by Shūji Terayama
Insignificance by Nicolas Roeg
Joshua Then and Now by Ted Kotcheff
Kiss of the Spider Woman by Héctor Babenco
The Official Story by Luis Puenzo
Madman at War by Dino Risi
Mask by Peter Bogdanovich
Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters by Paul Shrader
Pale Rider by Clint Eastwood
Rendez-vous by André Téchiné
The Two Lives of Mattia Pascal by Mario Monicelli

The following films were selected to be screened out of competition:

The Emerald Forest by John Boorman
The Glenn Miller Story by Anthony Mann
Jumping by Osamu Tezuka
Die Nacht by Hans-Jürgen Syberberg
Night Magic by Lewis Furey
The Purple Rose of Cairo by Woody Allen
The Satin Slipper (Le soulier de Satin) by Manoel de Oliveira
Steaming by Joseph Losey
Witness by Peter Weir

Director: President: Miloš Forman