Cannes 2013 – films in competition

France and the United States dominated the line-up for Cannes 2013’s’In Competition’ section. The winning film, Blue is the Warmest Colour, is a drama-romance by Tunisian-French director Abdellatif Kechiche.

Here are the 20 films that were in competition. Enjoy.

Only God Forgives
Nicolas Winding Refn (France, Denmark)

Venus in Fur
Roman Polanski (France)

Inside Llewyn Davis
Joel and Ethan Coen (United States)

Alex van Warmerdam (Netherlands)

The Great Beauty (La grande bellezza)
Paolo Sorrentino (Italy, France)

Behind the Candelabra
Steven Soderbergh (United States)

Alexander Payne (United States)

Young & Beautiful (Jeune & Jolie)
François Ozon (France)

Blue Is the Warmest Colour (La Vie d’Adèle)
Abdellatif Kechiche (France)

Shield of Straw (Wara no Tate)
Takashi Miike (Japan)

Like Father, Like Son (Soshite Chichi ni Naru)
Hirokazu Koreeda (Japan)

A Touch of Sin (Tian zhu ding)
Jia Zhangke (China)

Mahamat Saleh Haroun (Chad)

The Immigrant
James Gray (United States)

Amat Escalante (Mexico)

The Past (Le Passé)
Asghar Farhadi (France)

Jimmy P: Psychotherapy of a Plains Indian
Arnaud Desplechin (France)

Michael Kohlhaas
Arnaud des Pallières (France, Germany)

A Castle in Italy (Un château en Italie)
Valeria Bruni Tedeschi (France)

Only Lovers Left Alive
Jim Jarmusch (United States)