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Don­ald Clarke

1 Iden­tify the star on this year’s Cannes Film Fes­ti­val poster? 2 What was the last Ir­ish co-pro­duc­tion to win the Palme d’Or at Cannes? 3 Name the last woman to win the Palme d’Or? 4 Who is the sub­ject of Asif Ka­pa­dia’s al­ready con­tro­ver­sial doc­u­men­tary Amy, play­ing out of com­pe­ti­tion? 5 This year’s Cannes jury is, for the first time, headed by two peo­ple. Who are they? 6 Who is the only Amer­i­can to have won two Palmes d’Or? 7 Which direc­tor, in com­pe­ti­tion this year, had di­rected films with ti­tles de­rived from songs by David Bowie, The Car­pen­ters and Bob Dy­lan? 8 Which of the fol­low­ing did not com­pete for the Palme d’Or: Sin City, Shrek, LA Con­fi­den­tial, Vera Drake, The Gen­eral? 9 Which play, whose name we fear to pub­lish, has been turned into films by Ro­man Polan­sksi, Or­son Welles and, now, Justin Kurzel? 10 What was the last film to win both the Palme d’Or and the Academy Award for best pic­ture? For an­swers, go to irish­­ture

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