Cinefoundation

Jean-Pierre Dardenne, the Belgian director-writer and Cannes Fest fave (along with brother Luc), who is enjoying the success of arthouse hit "The Kid with a Bike," will preside over this year's Cinéfondation jury, which will select short films from film students.  On May 25 at Cannes, Cinéfondation will award three films with prizes of €15,000, €11,250 and €7,500 respectively, followed by a screening of the winning films.  

The other four jury members include Arsinée Khanjian (Canadian actress), Karim Ainouz (Brazilian director and scriptwriter), Emmanuel Carrere (French writer, scriptwriter and director) and Yu Lik-Wai (Chinese director and cinematographer).