After seeing Ladj Ly's film Les Misérables, French President Emmanuel Macron called on the government to "rush to find ideas and take action to improve living conditions in the neighborhood," the report said. Sunday Newspaper.
Jury Award at the Cannes Film Festival, this film tells the police error in Montfermeil, on the Seine-Saint-Denis. Spectators followed the first days of "Pento", a police officer who arrived at the city's anti-crime brigade, the day after the Blues' victory.
According to JDD information, the president was "upset with the accuracy" of the film.
The director has said he wants Emmanuel Macron to watch the film. In an interview with LCI published on November 14, Ladj Ly said he sent the DVD of the film to the French president and was waiting for his return. Already completed.
Praised wherever he was projected, Les Miserables was chosen to represent France at the Oscars on February 9, 2020 in Los Angeles, United States. He will be released in French cinema on Wednesday, November 20.