With the announcement of the Cannes Film Festival's feature film lineup coming on April 18, the festival, now in its 66th edition, has announced its short film selection and its Cinefondation program, which features student films. Full list below.
This year's Cinefondation and Shorts Jury is presided over by Jane Campion.
THE SHORT FILMS COMPETITION
This year, the Selection Committee received 3,500 short films, representing productions from no fewer than 132 countries.
Nine films will compete in 2013 for the Short Film Palme d’or, to be awarded by Jane Campion, President of the Jury, at the Closing Ceremony of the 66th Festival de Cannes on 26th May.
For the first time, a Palestinian film will take part in the Short Films Competition.
SHORT FILMS IN COMPETITION
BISHTAR AZ DO SAAT
(MORE THAN TWO HOURS)
Mohammed ABOU NASSER, Ahmad ABOU NASSER
Gudmundur Arnar GUDMUNDSSON
INSEKI TO IMPOTENCE
(THE METEORITE AND IMPOTENCE)
THE 2013 CINÉFONDATION SELECTION: