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What Happened to the Films Selected for Last Year’s Cannes Film Festival?

What Happened to the Films Selected for Last Year’s Cannes Film Festival?

This story about Cannes’ 2020 selection first appeared in TheWrap’s special digital Cannes magazine.

Last year, Cannes announced a list of 62 new feature films as its official selection for 2020, a year in which the festival itself didn’t take place. Bearing the prestigious imprimatur of the festival, the movies had a variety of releases. Here are some of the ones with the highest profiles since being singled out by Cannes.

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Faithful

DNA,” Maïwenn

Premiered at the Deauville Film Festival in September 2020, released by Netflix in the U.S. in December and in France in May.

True Mothers,” Naomi Kawase

Screened at the Toronto International Film Festival in September 2020; submitted as Japan’s entry in the Oscars’ Best International Feature Film category.

Peninsula,” Yeon Sang-Ho

Released theatrically in South Korea in July 2020 and in the U.S. (as Train to Busan Presents: Peninsula) in August.

Another Round,

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