September 13, 2005 06:08:13 GMT
The Deauville Film Festival awarded its top prize Sunday to "Crash"
"Crash," a tale of disparate, disconnected Los Angeles residents whose paths cross over a 36-hour period, has been awarded the Top Prize of the Deauville Film Festival, held Sunday at the Normandy resort. The Paul Haggis direction stars the like of Sandra Bullock, Don Cheadle, Brendan Fraser, Matt Dillon, Thandie Newton, Ryan Phillippe and Jennifer Esposito.
The Deauville Film Festival actually is European showcase for mainly American movies, which's been started since September 2. In addition to "Crash," "Keane" by Lodge Kerrigan and "On the Outs" by Lori Silverbush and Michael Skolnik have both shared the Jury Prize.