Cannes Film Festival 2019

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Anna Anna
Anna and Favourites
Anna (Country: Ukraine; Year: 2019; Director: Dekel Berenson; Writer: Dekel Berenson; Stars: Svetlana Alekseevna Barandich, Anastasia Vyazovskaya, Alina Chornogub)
A single mother living in war-torn Ukraine is tempted by the chance to attend a party where she could meet American men looking for wives.
Favourites (Country: Austria, Germany; Year: 2019; Director: Martin Monk; Writer: Martin Monk; Stars: Lia Wilfing, Christian Dolezal)
A teenage hitchhiker forms an unexpected bond with a stranger.
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