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Encyclopedia > Golden Palm

The Palme d'Or ("Golden Palm") is the name of the highest prize given to a film at the Cannes Film Festival.


Golden Palm winners

Year Film Director Country
1939 Union Pacific Cecil B. DeMille United States
1946 Torment (Hets) Alf Sjöberg Sweden
1946 The Lost Weekend Billy Wilder United States
1946 Red Meadows (De røde enge) Bodil Ipsen & Lau Lauritzen Denmark
1946 Lowly City (Neecha Nagar) Chetan Anand India
1946 Brief Encounter David Lean United Kingdom
1946 Portrait of Maria (María Candelaria) Emilio Fernández Mexico
1946 The Turning Point (Великий перелом, Veliky perelom) Fridrikh Markovitch Ermler Soviet Union
1946 La symphonie pastorale Jean Delannoy France
1946 The Last Chance (Die Letzte Chance) Leopold Lintberg Switzerland
1946 Men Without Wings (Muži bez křídel) František Čáp Czechoslovakia
1946 Open City (Roma, città aperta) Roberto Rossellini Italy
1947 not awarded    
1948 not held    
1949 The Third Man Carol Reed United Kingdom
1950 not held    
1951 Miss Julie (Fröken Julie) Alf Sjöberg Sweden
1951 Miracle in Milan (Miracolo a Milano) Vittorio De Sica Italy
1952 The Tragedy of Othello: The Moor of Venice Orson Welles United States
1952 Two Cents Worth of Hope (Due soldi di speranza) Renato Castellani Italy
1953 The Wages of Fear (Le Salaire de la peur) Henri-Georges Clouzot France
1954 Gate of Hell (Jigokumon) Teinosuke Kinugasa Japan
1955 Marty Delbert Mann United States
1956 The Silent World (Le monde du silence) Jacques-Yves Cousteau & Louis Malle France
1957 Friendly Persuasion William Wyler United States
1958 The Cranes Are Flying (Летят журавли, Letyat zhuravli) Mikheil Kalatozishvili Soviet Union
1959 Black Orpheus (Orfeu Negro) Marcel Camus France
1960 La dolce vita Federico Fellini Italy
1961 The Long Absence (Une aussi longue absence) Henri Colpi France
1961 Viridiana Luis Buñuel Spain
1962 Keeper of Promises (O Pagador de Promessas) Anselmo Duarte Brazil
1963 The Leopard (Il Gattopardo) Luchino Visconti Italy
1964 The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (Les Parapluies de Cherbourg) Jacques Demy France
1965 The Knack Richard Lester United Kingdom
1966 A Man and a Woman (Un homme et une femme) Claude Lelouch France
1966 The Birds, the Bees and the Italians (Signore & signori) Pietro Germi Italy
1967 Blowup Michelangelo Antonioni Italy
1968 canceled    
1969 If.... Lindsay Anderson United Kingdom
1970 MASH Robert Altman United States
1971 The Go-Between Joseph Losey United Kingdom
1972 The Working Class Goes to Heaven (La classe operaia va in paradiso) Elio Petri Italy
1972 The Mattei Affair (Il Caso Mattei) Francesco Rosi Italy
1973 The Hireling Alan Bridges United Kingdom
1973 Scarecrow Jerry Schatzberg United States
1974 The Conversation Francis Ford Coppola United States
1975 Chronicle of the Years of Fire (Chronique des années de braise) Mohammed Lakhdar-Hamina Algeria
1976 Taxi Driver Martin Scorsese United States
1977 Father and Master (Padre padrone) Paolo Taviani & Vittorio Taviani Italy
1978 The Tree with the Wooden Clogs (L'Albero degli zoccoli) Ermanno Olmi Italy
1979 Apocalypse Now Francis Ford Coppola United States
1979 The Tin Drum (Die Blechtrommel) Volker Schlöndorff West Germany
1980 All That Jazz Bob Fosse United States
1980 Shadow Warrior (Kagemusha) Akira Kurosawa Japan
1981 Man of Iron (Czlowiek z zelaza) Andrzej Wajda Poland
1982 Missing Costa-Gavras United States
1982 The Way (Yol) Yilmaz Güney Turkey
1983 The Ballad of Narayama (Narayama bushiko) Shohei Imamura Japan
1984 Paris, Texas Wim Wenders West Germany
1985 When Father Was Away on Business (Otac na službenom putu) Emir Kusturica Yugoslavia
1986 The Mission Roland Joffé United Kingdom
1987 Under the Sun of Satan (Sous le soleil de Satan) Maurice Pialat France
1988 Pelle the Conqueror (Pelle erobreren) Bille August Denmark
1989 Sex, Lies, and Videotape Steven Soderbergh United States
1990 Wild at Heart David Lynch United States
1991 Barton Fink Joel Coen & Ethan Coen United States
1992 The Best Intentions (Den goda viljan) Bille August Denmark
1993 Farewell My Concubine (霸王别姬, Ba wang bie ji) Kaige Chen China
1993 The Piano Jane Campion New Zealand
1994 Pulp Fiction Quentin Tarantino United States
1995 Underground Emir Kusturica Federal Republic of Yugoslavia
1996 Secrets & Lies Mike Leigh United Kingdom
1997 A Taste of Cherry (Ta'm e guilass) Abbas Kiarostami Iran
1997 The Eel (Unagi) Imamura Shohei Japan
1998 Eternity and a Day (Mia aioniotita kai mia mera) Theo Angelopoulos Greece
1999 Rosetta Luc Dardenne & Jean-Pierre Dardenne Belgium
2000 Dancer in the Dark Lars von Trier Denmark
2001 The Son's Room (La stanza del figlio) Nanni Moretti Italy
2002 The Pianist Roman Polanski France
2003 Elephant Gus Van Sant United States
2004 Fahrenheit 9/11 Michael Moore United States

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Africas' Golden Palm (556 words)
The oil palm on the other hand is a perennial tree which produces oil crops within 2.5 years of planting.
The yield of oil per hectare of oil palm is as much as 9 to 10 times that of a yield of soybeans, with 30-40t/ha of fruit not being uncommon.
However, if people are producing oil palm products for export, they don't have time to produce their own food for eating, so the industry needs to be structured in such a way that it is not too exploitative and labourers earn enough to buy a decent diet.
Golden Gate Palms&Exotics (552 words)
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