UK FILMS AND CO-PRODUCTIONS
ESSENTIAL INFO - CANNES 2015
UK films and co-productions in Competition at this year's Cannes Film Festival included; The Lobster by Yorgos Lanthimos, which was awarded the Jury Prize, Macbeth starring Michael Fassbender and Paolo Sorrentino’s Youth starring Michael Caine. British director Asif Kapadia’s Amy Winehouse documentary Amy was in the Midnight Screenings line-up and Steve McQueen: The Man & Le Mans was selected for Cannes Classics. British shorts Love Is Blind by Dan Hodgson and Patriot by Eva Riley were selected in the Short Film Competition, and MANoMAN by Simon Cartwright of the National Film and Television School screened in the Cinefondadtion selection. Rate Me by Fyzal Boulifa was selected to screen in Directors' Fortnight.