Prix François Chalais – Cannes 2015

At this year’s 68th edition of the Cannes Film Festival Director Bob Swaim was again invited to join the Jury of the prestigious Prix François Chalais, rewarding every years one of the film from the official Cannes selection that best reflects the reality of our world, respecting journalist François Chalais’s thoughts.

Created by the journalist’s wife Mei-Chen Chalais and presided by the French director Yves Boisset, the jury members awarded the Hungarian director László Nemes for his film Son of Saul (Saul fia). The film, Nemes’ first feature, was also awarded Le Grand Prix by the main Festival jury.