Every year, the Cannes Movie Celebration jury selects the best movie of the year and rewards it with the desirable Palme d’Or, thought about by lots of to be the greatest reward a movie can get worldwide. Whenever, the jury is chaired by numerous exceptional characters of movie theater. In the 2000s, the jury consisted of Luc Besson, David Lynch, Quentin Tarantino, Wong Kar-wai, Isabelle Huppert, Tim Burton, and others, and they selected some genuinely amazing movies for the Cannes Movie Celebration’s grand reward. Here are all Palme d’Or winners of the 2000s, ranked.


10 Fahrenheit 9/11

Fahrenheit 9/11 took house Cannes Movie Celebration’s grand reward in 2004, and is the just other documentary to win the Palme d’Or aside from the extremely first recipient, The Quiet World from Jacques Cousteau. The American documentary by Michael Moore takes an important take a look at George W. Bush, the September 11 attacks, and the intrusion of Iraq. Movie critic Roger Ebert explained this movie about politics as “a compelling, persuasive film, at odds with the White House effort to present Bush as a strong leader,” and stays among the highest-grossing documentaries of perpetuity.

9 The Class

Laurent Cantet’s 2008 drama The Class is a humanistic movie about an instructor. The story follows the optimistic boy, who teaches a distressed class of racially combined trainees dismissed as no-hopers by other instructors. The movie is based upon a semi-autobiographical book by a French language and literature instructor, François Bégaudeau. In The Class, Bégaudeau enter the leading function and plays himself. Due to the fact that of this, the movie ended up being reasonable, brilliant, and genuine.

8 The Wind That Shakes the Barley

Winner of the 2006 Palme d’Or, Ken Loach’s war movie The Wind That Shakes the Barley follows 2 siblings, Damien (among the best Cillian Murphy efficiencies) and Teddy (Pádraic Delaney), who sign up with the Irish Republican Army to combat for their nation self-reliance from the UK. It is a genuine, effective, and awesome movie about the terrible duration of Irish history. Irish Mirror explained The Wind That Shakes the Barley as a modern-day classic.

7 The Child’s Space

Nanni Moretti’s 2001 Italian drama The Child’s Space is a sad story about loss. The 2001 Cannes Movie Festival-winning movie centers on an effective psychoanalyst, Giovanni (played by the director, Moretti), who does not understand how to live after the catastrophe that befell his household. Giovanni’s household goes through all phases of sorrow to accept what took place. It is a tender and touching movie, often implicated of sentimentality, about the fragility of human life, with a silently stunning ending.

6 The Kid

In 2005, Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne, a Belgian filmmaking duo, won the Palme d’Or for the 2nd time. They got the greatest reward at the Cannes Movie Celebration for their movie The Kid (or L’Enfant), which fixates a young couple, criminal Bruno and his pregnant sweetheart Sonia. To make fast cash, Bruno chooses to offer their kid. The Dardenne siblings’ movie takes a look at the bleak side of the bottom of society. It is unfortunate, scary, and significant, however not helpless, and includes the Dardennes’ neorealism at its terrible best.

5 Elephant


2003 film Elephant about a school shooting
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