Barry Jenkins, Damien Chazelle and Yorgos Lanthimos all look like early contenders for major awards.
Claire Denis and Barry Jenkins will present their latest work when the festival kicks off on 6 September.
Joaquin Phoenix, Jake Gyllenhaal and John C Reilly star in the French director’s Oregon oater.
Claire Denis, Yorgos Lanthimos and Terrence Malick could be competing for this year’s Palme d’Or.
He joins Joaquin Phoenix and John C Reilly in the director’s adaptation of noir western ‘The Sisters Brothers’.