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CANNES 2018 Awards

The award winners of the Cinéfondation unveiled

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- CANNES 2018: The jury of the Cinéfondation, chaired by Bertrand Bonello, has handed prizes to four movies from film schools

The award winners of the Cinéfondation unveiled
The Summer of the Electric Lion by Diego Céspedes

The Cinéfondation and short film jury, chaired by Bertrand Bonello and also including Khalil Joreige, Valeska Grisebach, Alanté Kavaïté and Ariane Labed, has handed out the Cinéfondation awards at the 71st Cannes Film Festival.

First Prize
The Summer of the Electric Lion (El verano del león eléctrico) - Diego Céspedes (Universidad de Chile ICEI, Chile)

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Second Prize (ex-aequo)
Kalendar - Igor Poplauhin (Moscow School of New Cinema, Russia)
The Storms In Our Blood (Dong wu xiong meng) - Shen Di (Shanghai Theater Academy, China)

Third Prize
Inanimate – Lucia Bulgheroni (NFTS, UK)

(Translated from French)

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