Ladj Ly / FR, 2019 / 102 min.
Ladj Ly situated his protest film in the same banlieu that was the setting for Victor Hugo’s famous novel Les Misérables. In this police drama Ly mainly draws on his recollections of the 2005 riots that scourged Paris. Ly’s feature film debut was selected for numerous festivals and won the European Film Award.
With short prefilm from Eye's collection
ENG or NLD