Over the weekend the top Cannes prize, the Palme d'Or, was awarded to Amour
), the latest film from Austrian director Michael Haneke
. It's Haneke's second Palme d'Or in a stretch of two films; his movie The White Ribbon
took the award in 2009. (Other films of his, cache
and The Piano Teacher
, have been nominated for the prize, too.)
Today Sony Pictures Classics set a December 19 release date for the film. While ...