1995 Cannes Film Festival

1995 Cannes Film Festival

Official poster of the 50th Cannes Film Festival an original illustration by Ryszard Horowitz.[1]
Opening film La Cité des enfants perdus
Closing film The Quick and the Dead
Location Cannes, France
Founded 1946
Awards Palme d'Or (Underground)
Hosted by Carole Bouquet
Number of films 24 (En Competition)[2]
26 (Un Certain Regard)
5 (Out of Competition)
10 (Short Film)
Festival date 17 May 1995 (1995-05-17) – 28 May 1995 (1995-05-28)
Website festival-cannes.com/en

The 48th Cannes Film Festival was held on May 17-28, 1995. The Palme d'Or went to Underground by Emir Kusturica.[3]

The festival opened with La Cité des enfants perdus, directed by Jean-Pierre Jeunet[4][5] and closed with The Quick and the Dead, directed by Sam Raimi.[6]


Jeanne Moreau, Jury President

Feature film competition

Un Certain Regard

1997 Un Certain Regard poster, adapted from an original illustration by Enki Bilal.[7]

Films out of competition


Emir Kusturica, winner of the Palme d'Or at the event.


  1. "Posters 1995". Retrieved 10 December 2013.
  2. "Official Selection 1995 : All the Selection". Retrieved 14 December 2013.
  3. "Awards 1995 : All Awards". Retrieved 10 December 2013.
  4. Burns, Christopher (26 April 1995). "U.S. Films Top Lineup At Cannes Festival / 48th annual event begins May 17". The San Francisco Chronicle. Retrieved 10 December 2013.
  5. "CANNES FILM FESTIVAL OPENS". Retrieved 10 December 2013.
  6. "The man from Cannes says yes". The Independent. London. 27 April 1995. Retrieved 10 December 2013.
  7. "Posters 1995". Retrieved 10 December 2013.

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