1990 Cannes Film Festival

1990 Cannes Film Festival

Official poster of the 43rd Cannes Film Festival, an original illustration by Castella Traquandi.[1]
Opening film Dreams
Closing film The Comfort of Strangers
Location Cannes, France
Founded 1946
Awards Palme d'Or (Wild at Heart)
Number of films 18 (En Competition)[2]
21 (Un Certain Regard)
10 (Out of Competition)
12 (Short Film)
Festival date 10 May 1990 (1990-05-10) – 21 May 1990 (1990-05-21)
Website festival-cannes.com/en

The 43rd Cannes Film Festival was held on May 10-21, 1990. The Palme d'Or went to the Wild at Heart by David Lynch.[3][4]

The festival opened with Dreams, directed by Akira Kurosawa and closed with The Comfort of Strangers, directed by Paul Schrader.[5][6][7][8]


Bernardo Bertolucci, Jury President

Feature film competition

Un Certain Regard

Films out of competition


David Lynch, here during the festival, won the Palme d'Or with Wild at Heart.


  1. "Posters 1990". Retrieved 10 December 2013.
  2. "Official Selection 1990 : All the Selection". Retrieved 14 December 2013.
  3. Matthews, Jack (21 May 1990). "David Lynch's 'Wild at Heart' Wows Cannes : Film: The director intends to cut his violent, profane and erotic movie to get an R rating.". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 10 December 2013.
  4. "Awards 1990 : All Awards". Retrieved 10 December 2013.
  5. Patterson, Suzy (9 May 1990). "Cannes Film Festival Reflects World Change". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 10 December 2013.
  6. "Cannes Festival Opens With Showing Of 'Dreams'". Retrieved 10 December 2013.
  7. "KUROSAWA'S "DREAMS" OPENS CANNES FESTIVAL". Retrieved 10 December 2013.
  8. "Harold Pinter 1930-2008". Retrieved 10 December 2013.

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