Will director Park Chan-wook receive the Palme d’Or?
Director Park’s film ‘Decision to leave’, which entered the competition section of the 75th Cannes International Film Festival, ranked first in the final rating of the British film media Screen Daily.
As the film festival closes on the 28th (local time), Screen Daily self-publishes the average of the scores given by critics from 11 media, including the UK, US, France, and Germany, for 21 invited films in the competition section, and ‘Decision to break up’ is the final one. it was above.
‘Decision to Break Up’ took the top spot with a rating of 3.2, and was the only film to have a rating of 3 or higher among the 21 invited films.
It was released as a world premiere at the Lumière Grand Theater in Cannes on the 23rd and tells the story of detective Hae-jun (Park Hae-il), who is investigating the murder case in the mountain, meeting Seo-rae (Tang Wei), the wife of the deceased, and feeling suspicious and interested at the same time. Immediately after the screening, the possibility of winning this year’s Palme d’Or and Best Actress was expected.
At the Cannes Film Festival, which was held normally for the first time in three years, attention is drawn to whether “Decided to leave” will be honored with the second Golden Palm Award for a Korean film following “Parasite” in 2019.