Mati Diop Atlantic film won the Grand Prix of the Cannes Film Festival

The Grand Prix of the Cannes Film Festival went to the film “Atlantic,” directed by Mati Diop, the picture was her debut work.


And the Grand Prix winner is ... # Atlantique by Mati Diop # Cannes2019 # Awardspic.twitter.com / 7XFlO3IM3S

- Festival de Cannes (@Festival_Cannes) May 25, 2019

According to RIA Novosti, the prize was presented by actor Sylvester Stallone.

Earlier it became known that Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenna, who presented the film Young Ahmed at the Cannes Film Festival, were recognized as the best directors.

ref: russiart