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CANNES 2016 Awards

Gianfranco Rosi to chair the Golden Eye jury

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- Created last year, the award is given to the best documentary from across all of the Cannes selections

Gianfranco Rosi to chair the Golden Eye jury
Director Gianfranco Rosi

The Golden Eye Award (L’Oeil d’or) was instigated in 2015 by Scam (the Civil Society of Multimedia Authors) and Julie Bertuccelli, with "the active involvement of the Cannes Film Festival" and in conjunction with the Ina. The accolade serves to single out the best documentary presented in all of the various selections at Cannes (the 69th edition of which will take place from 11-22 May 2016) and will this year be handed out by a jury chaired by Italian director Gianfranco Rosi (winner of the Golden Lion at Venice in 2013 for Sacro GRA [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: Gianfranco Rosi
film profile
]
and the Golden Bear at Berlin in February for Fire at Sea [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: Gianfranco Rosi
film profile
]
).

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(Translated from French)

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