An extraordinary performance at the Cannes film festival. The 26-year-old Ghent director Lukas Dhont wins with his film “Girl,” the Caméra d’or. It is the first time in the history of the most important film festival in the world that a Fleming which price wegkaapt. “I feel extremely fantastic. We have here four years of hard work and everyone around me has so much passion thrown in… The fact that this is awarded on this scale, that feels great. This I’m going to never forget,” said the filmmaker at the VRT. The film clinched a total of four prizes.