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Films in Cannes official selection

Some of cinema's hottest names are among the 20 directors competing for the prestigious Palme d'Or at the May 13-24 Cannes film festival.
Following is a list of the 20 films competing for the award along with off-competition screenings and the parallel section "Un Certain Regard," aimed at boosting film talent.
There are a total 52 films in the official festival selection:

Main competition:
"Los Abrazos Rotos" (Broken Embraces) by Pedro Almodovar (Spain)
"Fish Tank" by Andrea Arnold (Britain)
 "Un Prophete" (A Prophet) by Jacques Audiard (France)
 "Vincere" (To Conquer) by Marco Bellocchio (Italy)
 "Bright Star" by Jane Campion (New Zealand)
 "Map of the Sounds of Tokyo" by Isabel Coixet (Spain)
 "A l'Origine" (In the Beginning) by Xavier Giannoli (France)
 "Das Weisse Band" (The White Ribbon) by Michael Haneke (Germany)
 "Taking Woodstock" by Ang Lee (Taiwan-United States)
 "Looking for Eric" by Ken Loach (Britain)
 "Spring Fever" by Lou Ye (China)
 "Kinatay" by Brillante Mendoza (Philippines)
 "Soudain le Vide" (Enter the Void) by Gaspar Noe (France)
 "Bak-Jwi" (Thirst) by Park Chan-wook (South Korea)
 "Les Herbes Folles" (Wild Grasses) by Alain Resnais (France)
 "The Time That Remains" by Elia Suleiman (Palestinian)
 "Inglourious Basterds" by Quentin Tarantino (United States)
 "Vengeance" by Johnnie To (Hong Kong)
 "Visages" (Face) by Tsai Ming-Liang (Malaysia)
 "Antichrist" by Lars von Trier (Denmark)

Off-competition screenings:
"Up" by Peter Docter (United States) (Opening film)
 "The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus" by Terry Gilliam (United States)
 "Agora" by Alejandro Amenabar (Spain)
 "L'Armee du Crime" by Robert Guediguian (France)
 "Panique au village" ("A Town Called Panic") by Stephane Aubier, Vincent Patar (Belgium)
 "Drag me to hell" by Sam Raimi (United States)
 "Ne te retourne pas" (Don't Look Back) by Marina de Van (France)
 "Mon voisin, mon tueur" ("My neighbour, my Killer") by Anne Aghion (France)
 "Manila" by Adolfo Alix Jr and Raya Martin (Philippines)
 "Min ye" by Souleymane Cisse (Mali)
 "L'Epine dans le Coeur" (A Thorn in the Heart) by Michel Gondry (France)
 "Petition" by Zhao Liang (China)
 "Jaffa" by Keren Yedaya (Israel)
"Coco Chanel and Igor Stravinsky" by Jan Kounen (France) (Closing film)

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