He Cannes Film Festival awarded a particular and curious prize to a dog of border collie breed called “Messi”like the renowned Argentine soccer player.
It was about the award Palm Dog for his key role in solving a crime in the Cannes favorite, “Anatomy of a fall”.
Every year, this alternative prize is awarded and it is presented by international film critics and focuses on highlighting canine performances on the big screen.
Likewise, and as Infobae shares with information from AFP, the Palm Dog has become the most coveted ticket at the French Riviera film festivalattracting influencers, dog lovers and journalists happy to have their microphones drool.
Without going unnoticed, the presenter Toby Rose He addressed the audience barking and growling, simulating the actions of a common dog.
The border collie Messi, acclaimed by the jury
the movie of French director Justine Triet gave this border collie Messi “one of the best performances we’ve ever seen”according to specialists.
Within this framework, one of the scenes in which the dog convincingly simulates a disease stood out.
“This year’s dogs hit multiple notes across a wide variety of genres… from horror to romantic comedy to thriller, and set in places as different as Sudan, South America and the most bucolic French countryside”, Rose completed.
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