François Chalais Prize

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François Chalais Prize
2014 Cannes Film Festival
Awarded for Rewards a film dedicated to the values of journalism
Location Cannes
Country France
Presented by Cannes Film Festival
First awarded 1997

The Francois Chalais Prize (French: Prix François Chalais) is given at the Cannes Film Festival, beginning in 1997. It was created to pay tribute to French journalist and film historian François Chalais, under the auspices of his wife Mei Chen. It rewards a film dedicated to the values of life affirmation and of journalism, and indeed this award also highlights the presence of journalists at Cannes itself.

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