`The Angels` Share` wins jury prize at Cannes

Last Updated: Monday, May 28, 2012 - 10:39

Cannes: `The Angels` Share` directed by Britain`s Ken Loach was awarded the jury prize at the closing ceremony of the 65th Cannes film festival, Xinhua reported.

It is a comedy about teenage ex-offenders turning to whisky-tasting. The director is a previous Palme d`Or winner in 2006 with Irish war drama "The Wind That Shakes the Barley".

The top prize Palme d`Or went to Michael Haneke`s "Amour" (Love) while the second place Grand prize was given to Matteo Garrone`s "Reality" as the 12-day movie showcase ended Sunday night.

IANS



First Published: Monday, May 28, 2012 - 10:39

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