Cannes canines honored with Palm Dog award

Forget the Cannes Palme d'Or...

This is the Palm Dog Awards

Location: Cannes, France

The Palm Dog Awards have been held every year since 2001

on the sidelines of the international film festival

to honor the most memorable canine performances

This year's winner was actually a trio of spaniels owned by Tilda Swinton

(SOUNDBITE) (English) "THE SOUVENIR PART II" ACTOR TILDA SWINTON, HOLDING UP PHONE WITH DIRECTOR JOANNA HOGG ON SCREEN, SAYING: "We're very very proud and the dogs, the Palm Dogs, this year are Rosie who is the grandmother, her sister Dora and Rosie's grandson Snow Bear and I know they're going to be very proud."

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