The 2017 edition of ‘Cannes Film Festival’s Critics’ Week has come to an end, with Emmanuel Gras’ documentary Makala getting the Grand Prize.

The film tells the story of a young Congolese peasant who dreams of a better life for his family.

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The Cannes Critic Jury was supervised by Brazilian filmmaker, Kleber Mendonça Filho.

Emmanuel Gras is known for his films deal with contemporary social issues