Amour steals Cannes jury's heart

Last updated 06:50 28/05/2012
Michael Haneke
GOLDEN MOMENT: Michael Haneke has won the Palme d'Or for the second time.

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Michael Haneke has won the Cannes Film Festival's top prize for a second time with his film about love and death, Amour.

The festival jury awarded the second-place Grand Prize to Matteo Garrone's Italian satire Reality and Ken Loach's whiskey-tasting comedy The Angels' Share won the third-place Jury Prize.

Acting prizes went to Danish actor Mads Mikkelsen for The Hunt and jointly to Cristina Flutur and Cosmina Stratan for Romanian movie Beyond the Hills.

The festival is wrapping up Sunday in the French Riviera resort.

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