Swedish drama ‘The Square’ takes top prize at Cannes


Posted by Larry Gleeson

The Cannes Film Festival jury awarded its coveted Palme d’Or award to Ruben Ostlund’s “The Square” today. The Swedish drama stars Dominic West, Elisabeth Moss and Claes Bang.

Other winners included Sofia Coppola, who took best director for “The Beguiled”; Diane Kruger, who took best actress; and Joaquin Phoenix, who took best actor.

More to come…

(Source: latimes.com, The Envelope)