2009 Cannes Film Festival

Here are the winners of the 62nd Cannes Film Festival, which was held in May 2009 in France.

Palme d'Or The White Ribbon, Michael Haneke
Grand Prize A Prophet, Jacques Audiard
Jury Prize Fish Tank, Andrea Arnold
Best Director Kinatay, Brillante Mendoza
Best Actor Christoph Waltz, Inglourious Basterds
Best Actress Charlotte Gainsbourg, Antichrist
Screenplay Lou Ye, Spring Fever
Caméra d'Or Samson and Delilah, Warwick Thornton
Palme d'Or for Short Film Arena, João Salaviza

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