Updated: Tue, 13 May 2014 10:30:00 GMT
Ten classic Palme d'Or winners

La Dolce Vita (1960)

La Dolce Vita (© Pierluigi Praturlon/Rex Features)
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Federico Fellini's masterpiece La Dolce Vita took the award in 1960, and tells the story of a frustrated playboy journalist desperate to find his place in the world. It stars Anita Ekberg as beautiful Swedish-American actress Sylvia.

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