The cow , the second feature by Mohamed Hamidi with Jamel Debbouze, won Grand Prix of the 19th International Festival of comedy film of Alpe d’Huez . The ceremony took place on the night of Saturday 16 to Sunday, January 17, in the heart of the Isère resort. The film, which combines Jamel Debbouze and Lambert Wilson, narrates the journey of Fatah, a small Algerian peasant invited at the Paris Agricultural Show to present Jacqueline, a cow that pampers as the apple of his eyes.
The comedy was particularly pleased the jury SINCE she also won the Audience Award and Best Actress Award, awarded to Fatsah Bouyahmed, the flagship performer .
Other winning films
Adopt a widower, comedy François Desagnat André Dussolier, Bérangère Krief and Arnaud Ducret has she received on Special Jury Prize, chaired this year by Kad Merad , including Patrick Bosso and Karin Viard at his side. This feature film tells the arrival of Manuela, a young adventurer in search of a roof, in the daily life of Hubert, a depressed widower spending most of his time watching television.
Were also nominated this year: Pattaya , Franck Gastambide with Ramzy Bedia and Gad Elmaleh, Josephine rounds , Marilou Berry Mehdi Nebbou, Thank goodness , with Benoît Graffin of Kiberlain and Edouard Baer and all to be happy , Cyril Gelblat with Manu Payet and Audrey Lamy.
Finally the price of short film returns to both tied movies Thunderbolt , Guy Lecluyse and An interview Julien Patry.
After the projections of the official selection, Kad Merad broadcast premiere his new movie Marseille Almost 20,000 spectators came to attend this 19th edition Festival which featured for the first time ever a 100% French selection that promises a 2016 high for the genre.