Let There Be Light vince a Batumi
di Vladan Petkovic
- Tra gli altri vincitori figurano A Tale of Three Sisters, End of Season, Shooting the Mafia, Lovemobil, Forman vs. Forman e Castle of Dreams di Reza Mirkarimi
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The 14th Batumi International Arthouse Film Festival (15-22 September) wrapped last night with a ceremony in the Black Sea city's State Musical Centre. Marko Škop's Karlovy Vary title Let There Be Light [+leggi anche:
intervista: Marko Škop
scheda film] picked up the Grand Prix, just two days after winning the same, main award at the Almaty Film Festival.
Iran's Reza Mirkarimi received the Best Director gong for Castle of Dreams, as well as the Award of the Georgian Film Critics’ Jury. Emin Alper's A Tale of Three Sisters [+leggi anche:
intervista: Emin Alper
intervista: Emin Alper
scheda film] won both accolades in the acting categories: Best Actress for Ece Yüksel and Best Actor for Kayhan Açikgöz. Finally, the Jury's Special Prize went to Elmar Imanov's Rotterdam title End of Season [+leggi anche:
scheda film] (Germany/Azerbaijan/Georgia).
In the Documentary Competition, Kim Longinotto's Shooting the Mafia [+leggi anche:
scheda film] won the Best Film Award, and Special Mentions were given to Helena Treštikova and Jakub Hejna's Forman vs. Forman [+leggi anche:
scheda film] and Elke Margarete Lehrenkrauss' Lovemobil [+leggi anche:
Georgian filmmaker Amiran Dolidze's Locarno hit Animal won the Best Short Film Award, while Hope by Belarus' Aleksandra Markova and Watermelon Juice by Spain's Irene Moray received Special Mentions.
Earlier in the festival, the Lifetime Achievement Awards for Contribution to Cinema were bestowed upon Paul Schrader, Denis Lavant, Krzysztof Zanussi and veteran Georgian actor Manuchar Shervashidze, while on the closing night, the president of the jury, Russian director Alexander Mindadze, received the same honour.
Here is the full list of award winners:
Reza Mirkarimi - Castle of Dreams (Iran)
Kayhan Açikgöz - A Tale of Three Sisters
Georgian Film Critics’ Jury Prize
Castle of Dreams - Reza Mirkarimi
Forman vs. Forman [+leggi anche:
scheda film] - Helena Treštikova, Jakub Hejna (Czech Republic/France)
Lovemobil [+leggi anche:
scheda film] - Elke Margarete Lehrenkrauss (Germany)
Short Film Competition
Animal - Amiran Dolidze (Georgia)
Hope - Aleksandra Markova (Belarus)
Watermelon Juice - Irene Moray (Spain)
Lifetime Achievement Award for Contribution to Cinema
Paul Schrader (USA)
Denis Lavant (France)
Krzysztof Zanussi (Poland)
Alexander Mindadze (Russia)
Manuchar Shervashidze (Georgia)
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