The BBC reported that "The Palermo Shooting," directed by Wim Wenders, and a four-hour biopic about Che Guevara, a Cuban revolutionary, also are in the competition.
The most recent "Indiana Jones" film reportedly is not competing, but will be shown during the festival, which takes place May 14-25.
U.S. director Quentin Tarantino is scheduled to teach a masterclass on film directing during the festival.
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