Swedish satire 'The Square' wins top film prize at Cannes

A Swedish satire, The Square, has won the top prize at the Cannes Film Festival.

    A Swedish satire, The Square, has won the top prize at the Cannes Film Festival.

     

    Director Ruben Ostlund’s film was among 19 feature films competing for the prestigious Palme d'Or.

     

    Al Jazeera's Paul Chaderjian reports.


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