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Cannes 2019 full lineup: Jim Jarmusch, Ken Loach and more


The 2019 Cannes Film Festival has announced its official lineup.

With the likes of Jim Jarmusch, Ken Loach and more included, Cannes 2019 has unveiled films included in the categories of Competition, Un Certain Regard, Out of Competition, Special Screenings, and Midnight Screenings.

Announcing the lineup as part of a press conference, Cannes has named Jamusch’s upcoming zombie film ‘The Dead Don’t Die‘ as the festival’s opening night film as well as confirming its competition status.

The film, starring Adam Driver, Bill Murray, and more, will receive a wide release on June 14th in what is Jarmusch’s first full length feature film since 2016’s Paterson.

The lead in that role, Adam Driver, has already been confirmed as a member of The Dead Don’t Die.Alongside Driver, expect to see the likes of Tom Waits, Iggy Pop, Bill Murray Selena Gomez, Chloë Sevigny, Tilda Swinton, and Steve Buscemi in what is an all-star cast.

Elsewhere, Ken Loach’s Sorry We Missed You has been included as has work from the likes of Pedro Almodovar, Mati Diop, Xavier Dolan and more.

See the full lineup, below:

Opening Night Film
“The Dead Don’t Die,” Jim Jarmusch (also in Competition)

“Pain and Glory,” Pedro Almodovar
“The Traitor,” Marco Bellocchio
“The Wild Goose Lake,” Diao Yinan
“Parasite,” Bong Joon-ho
“Young Ahmed,” Jean-Pierre Dardenne & Luc Dardenne
“Oh Mercy!,” Arnaud Desplechin
“Atlantique,” Mati Diop
“Matthias and Maxime,” Xavier Dolan
“Little Joe,” Jessica Hausner
“Sorry We Missed You,” Ken Loach
“Les Miserables,” Ladj Ly
“A Hidden Life,” Terrence Malick
“Bacurau,” Kleber Mendonça Filho & Juliano Dornelles
“The Whistlers,” Corneliu Porumboiu
“Frankie,” Ira Sachs
“Portrait of a Lady on Fire,” Céline Sciamma
“It Must Be Heaven,” Elia Suleiman
“Sibyl,” Justine Triet

Un Certain Regard
“Invisible Life,” Karim Aïnouz
“Beanpole,” Kantemir Balagov
“The Swallows of Kabul,” Zabou Breitman & Eléa Gobé Mévellec
“A Brother’s Life,” Monia Chokri
“The Climb,” Michael Covino
“Joan of Arc,” Bruno Dumont
“A Sun That Never Sets,” Olivier Laxe
“Room 212,” Christophe Honoré
“Port Authority,” Danielle Lessovitz
“Papicha,” Mounia Meddour
“Adam,” Maryam Touzani
“Zhuo Ren Mi Mi,” Midi Z
“Liberte,” Albert Serra
“Bull,” Annie Silverstein
“Summer of Changsha,” Zu Feng
“Evge,” Nariman Aliev

Out of Competition
“The Best Years of Life,” Claude Lelouch
“Rocketman,” Dexter Fletcher
“Too Old to Die Young” (2 Episodes), Nicolas Winding Refn
“Diego Maradona,” Asif Kapadia
“Belle Epoque,” Nicolas Bedos

Special Screenings
“Share,” Pippa Bianco
“For Sama,” Waad Al Kateab & Edward Watts
“Family Romance, LLC,” Werner Herzog
“Tommaso,” Abel Ferrara
“To Be Alive and Know It,” Alain Cavalier
“Que Sea Ley,” Juan Solanas

Midnight Screenings
“The Gangster, The Cop, The Devil,” Lee Won-Tae