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Angelina Jolie’s Changeling @ 61st Festival de Cannes

Clint Eastwood’s Changeling, a mystery set in 1920s Los Angeles and starring Angelina Jolie as the mother of a kidnapped child, and Steven Soderbergh’s Che, about Argentine revolutionary Ernesto Guevara, will headline 61st edition of Cannes Film Festival, which runs from May 14 (Wednesday) to 25 (Sunday).

The festival haven’t announced the names of the opening and closing films. The Dardenne Brothers, Arnaud Desplechin, Atom Egoyan, Lucrecia Martel, Walter Salles and Wim Wenders’ films are among the nineteen feature jocking for the Palme d’Or award.

In Competition: “24 City,” directed by Jia Zhangke “Adoration,” directed by Atom Egoyan “Changeling,” directed by Clint Eastwood “Che,” directed by Steven Soderbergh “Un Conte de noel,” directed by Arnaud Desplechin “Delta,” directed by Kornel Mundruczo “Il Divo,” directed by Paolo Sorrentino “Gomorra,” directed by Matteo Garrone “La Frontiere de l’aube,” directed by Philippe Garrel “Le Silence de Lorna,” directed by Jean-Pierre Dardenne and Luc Dardenne “Leonera,” directed by Pablo Trapero “Linha de Passe,” directed by Walter Salles and Daniela Thomas “La mujer sin cabeza,” directed by Lucrecia Martel “My Magic,” directed by Eric Khoo “The Palermo Shooting,” directed by Wim Wenders “Serbis,” directed by Brillante Mendoza “Synecdoche, New York,” directed by Charlie Kaufman “Uc Maymun,” directed by Nuri Bilge Ceylan “Waltz With Bashir,” directed by Ari Folman

Out Of Competition: “Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull,” directed by Steven Spielberg “Kung Fu Panda,” directed by Mark Osborne and John Stevenson “The Good, the Bad, the Weird,” directed by Kim Jee-woon “Vicky Cristina Barcelona,” directed by Woody Allen

Un Certain Regard: “A Festa da Menina Morta,” directed by Matheus Nachtergaele “Afterschool,” directed by Antonio Campos “De Ofrivilliga,” directed by Ruben Ostlund “Je Veux Voir,” directed by Joana Hadjithomas and Khalil Joreige “Johnny Mad Dog,” directed by Jean-Stephane Sauvaire “O’ Horten,” directed by Bent Hamer “La Vie Moderne” (Profils Paysans), directed by Raymond Depardon “Los Bastardos,” directed by Amat Escalante “Milh Hadha Al-Bahr,” directed by Annemarie Jacir “Tokyo!,” directed by Bong Joon Ho, Leos Carax, and Michel Gondry “Tokyo Sonata,” directed by Kiyoshi Kurosawa “Soi Cowboy,” directed by Thomas Clay “Ting Che,” directed by Chung Mong-Hong “Tulpan,” directed by Sergey Dvortsevoy “Tyson,” directed by James Toback “Versailles,” directed by Pierre Schoeller “Wolke 9,” directed by Andreas Dresen “Wendy and Lucy,” directed by Kelly Reichardt “Yi Ban Haishui, Yu Ban Huoyan,” directed by Liu Fendou

Midnight Screenings: “The Chaser,” directed by Na Hong-Jin “Maradona,” directed by Emir Kusturica “Surveillance,” directed by Jennifer Lynch

Special Screenings: “Ashes of Time Redux,” directed by Wong Kar Wai “C’Est Dur D’Etre Aime Par Des Cons,” directed by Daniel Leconte “Chelsea Hotel,” directed by Abel Ferrara “Of Time and City,” directed by Terence Davies “Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired,” directed by Marina Zenovich “Sanguepazzo,” directed by Marco Tullio Giordana

Screening Of The President Of The Jury: “The Third Wave,” directed by Alison Thompson