New Charlie Hebdo doc secures worldwide deal at Cannes

 A new documentary about French magazine Charlie Hebdo which was attacked by jihadists this year has been snapped up by distributors at the Cannes Film Festival, according to Variety magazine on Wednesday.

All you need to know about Charlie Hebdo

  • Charlie Hebdo is a left-leaning French weekly satirical magazine which features cartoons, reports, polemics and jokes.
  • It publishes satires on public figures, from politicians to judges to religious founders, and so on.

`Prophet`s cartoon irresponsible sensationalism`

The French magazine Charlie Hebdo portrayed Prophet Mohammad naked in cartoons, exacerbating the outrage in the Muslim world.