Cannes Palme d’Or Winners That I Need to See
05. The Third Man (1949)
directed by Carol Reed
starring Orson Welles, Joseph Cotten and Alida Valli
Pulp novelist Holly Martins travels to shadowy, postwar Vienna, only to find himself investigating the mysterious death of an old friend, Harry Lime.
04. Les Parapluies de Cherbourg (1964)
directed by Jacques Demy
starring Catherine Deneuve, Nino Castelnuovo and Anne Vernon
A young woman separated from her lover by war faces a life-altering decision.
03. Blow-Up (1966)
directed by Michelangelo Antonioni
starring David Hemmings, Vanessa Redgrave and Sarah Miles
A mod London photographer finds something very suspicious in the shots he has taken
of a mysterious beauty in a desolate park.
02. The Conversation (1974)
directed by Francis Ford Coppola
starring Gene Hackman, John Cazale and Allen Garfield
A paranoid, secretive surveillance expert has a crisis of conscience when he suspects that a couple,
on whom he is spying, will be murdered.
01. Paris, Texas (1984)
directed by Wim Wenders
starring Harry Dean Stanton, Nastassja Kinski and Dean Stockwell
Travis Henderson, an aimless drifter who has been missing for four years,
wanders out of the desert and must reconnect with society, himself, his life, and his family.