French-Senegalese film wins Berlin's Golden Bear award

Director Mati Diop
Director Mati Diop displays the Golden Bear for Dahomey at the Berlin International Film Festival. -AP

Dahomey, French-Senegalese director Mati Diop's film about how returning 26 treasures to Benin, art looted by western powers in the 19th century sparked a reckoning with colonialism's legacy, has won the Berlin International Film Festival's Golden Bear for best film.

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