Palme d’Or will be awarded today to the most desirable candidate during Cannes Film Festival. Its one of the highest recognised award in the entire entertainment industry held in Cannes, France. The festival has a unique idea of previewing all the new films of all genres, including documentaries, from around the world. The winner of Palme d’Or award for this year will be awarded during the live telecast of film festival.
Not just an ordinary film festival, Cannes Film Festival also features documentaries from small directors and producers from and around the world. The most prestigious and wannabe award given out at Cannes Film Festival is the Palme d’Or (“Golden Palm”) for the best film. A team of judges will announce the winners from the nominations.
Cannes Film Festival Live Streaming
Awards given during the ceremony
Palme d’Or – Golden Palm
Grand Prix – Grand Prize of the Festival
Prix du Jury – Jury Prize
Palme d’Or du court métrage – Best Short Film
Prix d’interprétation féminine – Best Actress
Prix d’interprétation masculine – Best Actor
Prix de la mise en scène – Best Director
Prix du scénario – Best Screenplay
Prix Un Certain Regard – Young talent, innovative and audacious works
Cinéfondation prizes – Student films
Caméra d’Or – Best first feature film
Given by Independent Entities
Prix de la FIPRESCI – International Federation of Film Critics Prize
Directors’ Fortnight Prizes
Prix Vulcain – Awarded to a technical artist by the CST
International Critics’ Week Prizes
Prize of the Ecumenical Jury
François Chalais Prize
L’Œil d’or – Best documentary film
Palm Dog, for best canine performance.
Queer Palm, for LGBT-related films.
Many films from the countries like United States, Japan and United Kingdom had been several times honored with this prestigious award. Here are the possible nominations for International Film Festival
The Handmaiden Daniel Blake American Honey Toni Erdmann
The list is always inclusive, there could be more actors and the films who were part of this award ceremony.
Gate of Hell , Viridiana , Padre Padrone  and Underground . I’d Take Dancer in the Dark, Elephant and Wild at Heart are the other movies which could be part of the Cannes Film Festival Live Streaming.
The Cannes Film Festival livestream can be found above. The awards ceremony will kick off at 1:15pm ET.