Archive for May 26th, 2008

Hunger at Cannes

26th May 2008


The Cannes Film Festival has announced the winners of the festival competition.

The Caméra d’Or for the best first feature film in compeition was awarded to Hunger, directed and co-written by Steve McQueen, and co-written by Edna Walsh. The film focuses on the last six weeks of the life of the Irish republican hunger striker Bobby Sands.