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'Hardcore' gay film wins at Cannes

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CANNES - A French thriller with graphic sex scenes won this year's independently-sponsored Queer Palm award for gay-themed cinema on Saturday at the Cannes Film Festival. 

French director Alain Guiraudie poses during the photocall of the movie "Stranger by the Lake" (L'Inconnu du Lac) presented in the Un Certain Regard selection as part of the 66th Cannes Film Festival.

French director Alain Guiraudie's film "Stranger at the Lake" tells the story of a man who finds himself attracted to a local killer, set against the backdrop of a serene lakeside beauty spot.

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