Featured at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival, the documentary presents a portrait of Céderic Herrou, a local farmer on the French-Italian border who shelters migrants and fights the immigration policies.
The Roya Valley, 2015. Cédric Herrou, a small-scale farmer, crosses the path of refugees trying to enter France from Italy. Moved by their more than precarious situation, he decides, along with other locals, to help them. From that moment on the legal system has him firmly in their sights...
Directed by: Michel Toesca (France, 2018)
Awards: official selection Out of Competition, Special Jury Mention for the Golden Eye documentary prize (Cannes 2018)