Cannes film festival screenings reached their climax Saturday with a Romanian director's story of women in a parched Moroccan village who go on "love strike" to force their menfolk to bring water.

Moroccan sex strike film closes Cannes competition
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 22: (L-R) Jury Members Johnnie To,Mahamat-Saleh Haroun,Nansun Shi,Martina Gusman and Jury President Robert De Niro and jury members Linn Ullmann,Jude Law,Uma Thurman and Olivier Assayas with Thierry Fremaux,General Delegate and Gilles Jacob, Chairman of the Cannes Film Festival attend the "Les Bien-Aimes" premiere at the Palais des Festivals during the 64th Cannes Film Festival on May 22, 2011 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)