//BERLIN CRITICS WEEK SCREENING//
LOS FANTASMAS by Sebastián Lojo – Sat 22nd @8pm Hackesche Höfe
Attending EFM / Berlinale from 20. – 25. February
LINEUP NEW ACQUISITIONS EFM
EL PRINCIPE by Sebastián Muñoz wins in Habana the Premio Coral for Best Artistic Contribution.
OPEN DOOR by Florenc Papas wins Best Film of Francophone Competition section at the 19th edition of Brussels Mediterranean Film Festival.
LOS MIEMBROS DE LA FAMILIA by Mateo Bendesky is the Grand Prix winner in Entrevue Belfort.
Mateo Bendesky of LOS MIEMBROS DE LA FAMILIA receives the jury prize for Best Director in Merida & Yucatan IFF.
Sebastian Muñoz´ EL PRINCIPE wins the Queer Lion in Venice Film Festival, as first Chilean film in the history of the award.
GUNDERMANN by Andreas Dresen is the winner of the press prize linked to the Taste of Europe competition in Film Festival Oostende.
The Jury of Cinema Jove honours Mateo Bendesky´s LOS MIEMBROS DE LA FAMILIA
with a special mention.
GUNDERMANN by Andreas Dresen received 6 Lolas, the German Film Academy Awards: Best Film, Best Director, Best Scriptwriter, Best Actor, Best Production Design, Best Costumes.
TROT by Xacio Baño won in five categories at the Mestre Mateo Awards (Galician Academy Awards).
The SEEYOUSOUND FF in Torino awarded GUNDERMANN by Andreas Dresen with the Best Feature Film “FRANCESCA EVANGELISTI” 2019 prize.
GUNDERMANN by Andreas Dresen receives the FIPRESCI award in Tromso IFF.
Yannis Sakaridis´ AMERIKA SQUARE is awarded as BEST FILM at tve Global Sustainability Film Awards in London.
MEDEA by Alexandra Latishev wins four awards in Icaro Film Festival.
The youth jury of Bogota IFF awarded MEDEA by Alexandra Latishev with the Youth Award BANG 2018.
MEDEA by Alexandra Latishev is Costa Rica´s nomination for the 61st Academy Awards – Oscar: Best Foreign Language Film, as also Costa Rica´s entry for the Goyas: Best Iberoamerican Film.
The jury of London Spanish FF curated JULIA IST by Elena Martin as the Best Film of the festival
One more prize for Liliana Biamonte for her performance in MEDEA by Alexandra Latishev this time from Festival Latinoamericano de Cine de Quito.
The Jury of Intl. Women FF Dortmund / Cologne awarded MEDEA by Alexandra Latishev with a Special Mention.
Achtung Berlin awarded SARAH PLAYS A WEREWOLF by Katharina Wyss with two prizes: the “New Berlin Film Award: Best Director” and a special mention by the “Association of German Film Critics Award”.
MEDEA by Alexandra Latishev is the big winner in the competition of the Festival Intl. de Films de Femmes in Creteil.
Katharina Wyss received the main award in Spririt of Fire FF for SARAH PLAYS A WEREWOLF.
MEDEA received the National Audiovisual Award Amando Céspedes Marín.
In Saarbrücken´s Max Ophüls Preis Loane Balthasar was awarded as Best Upcoming Actress in a main role for her performance in SARAH PLAYS A WEREWOLF.
Elena Martín is awarded as Best Actress for her performance as Julia in JULIA IST at the Festival de Cine La Orquídea Cuenca.
Special Mention for AMERIKA SQUARE by the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) in the Global Migration Film Festival.
MEDEA by Alexandra Latishev awarded as Best Costa Rican and Best Central American film at the Costa Rica Festival Internacional de Cine.
MEDEA by Alexandra Latishev received a special mention by the jury of the Festival Internacional del Nuevo Cine Latinoamericano in Habana “Due to the direct and simple way in which a taboo subject is treated as a metaphor for loneliness”.
RIFLE by Davi Pretto received the Best Cinematography award in IFF Boshorus for the great camera work of Glauco Firpo.
The Jury of Lima IFF awarded Liliana Biamonte with a special mention for her performance in MEDEA by Alexandra Latishev.
AMERIKA SQUARE won in Ventotene FF the film the Open Frontiers competition.
In Burgas IFF Yannis Sakaridis´ AMERIKA SQUARE was awarded with the audience award and a special mention by the Jury.
Fernando Fraiha receives the award for Best New Director in Brooklyn IFF for EL REVENGE.
Yannis Sakaridis ´ AMERIKA SQUARE takes the Best Film Award in LA Greek FF.
The Grand Prize in Jeonju IFF went to RIFLE by Davi Pretto.
AMERIKA SQUARE by Yannis Sakaridis is the Audience Award winner of Beijing IFF.
The Jury of Recontre du cinema sud americaine de Marseille awarded EL REVENGE by Fernando Fraiha with a special mention.
AMERIKA SQUARE by Yannis Sakaridis received the national film award for best editing in the Hellenic Film Academy Awards 2017 (nominated in six categories).
AMERIKA SQUARE by Yannis Sakaridis awarded with the Erasmus Jury Prize in Trieste FF.
HOLY BIKER by Homero Olivetto receives the Special Jury Prize in Tallin Black Nights FF.
AMERIKA SQUARE received in Thessaloniki IFF the intl. film critics award FIPRESCI, as also a special mention by the main jury to the actor Vasili Koukalani, and a special mention by the Youth Jury Awards.
ZAZY by MX Oberg received the Students Jury Award in Biberacher Filmfestspiele.
LAS PLANTAS by Roberto Doveris has been awarded as Best Film in Festival Intl de Cine de Quito.
É Tudo Verdade Documentary FF (Brazil) awards O FUTEBOL by Sergio Oksman with the main award and the critics award.
O FUTEBOL by Sergio Oksman receives in Uruguay IFF from the FIPRESCI jury a special mention in the competition of Spanish American feature films.
LAS PLANTAS by Roberto Doveris wins the Grand Jury Prize for Best Film and Special Mention by the Young Jury in Berlinale Generation 14+.
BEN ZAKEN by Efrat Corem is awarded with the Grand Prix Janine Bazin Award in Entrevue FF.
O FUTEBOL by Sergio Oksman wins Best Feature Lenght Documentary Award in Festival dei Popoli.
THE CHAMBERMAID LYNN by Ingo Haeb awarded as Best Feature in Side by Side LGBT FF.
PARABELLUM by Lukas V. Rinner awarded Best Feature Film of the Argentine Panorama in Mar del Plata IFF.
THE CHAMBERMAID LYNN by Ingo Haeb is the winner of the Special Jury Award in Split IFF.
THE PLANTS by Roberto Doveris won 3 awards in the work in progress competition of Festival Internacional de Cine de Viña del Mar (Chile).
PARABELLUM by Lukas V. Rinner received the Special Jury Award at the JEONJU IFF.
Martín Shanly won with ABOUT TWELVE the Talent Award at the BARCELONA INT AUTEUR FF.
BEN ZAKEN by Efrat Corem won the Nuovi Sguardi International Award in SGUARDI ALTROVE FF in Milano.
STANDING ASIDE WATCHING by Yorgos Servetas received the Nova Award in CINEMED FF.
THE CHAMBERMAID LYNN by Ingo Haeb received the jury award for BEST ARTISTIC CONTRIBUTION and the FIPRESCI Prize for a film in the World Competition in MONTREAL WORLD FF.
THE ENEMY WITHIN by Yorgos Tsemberopoulos won the Special Award in SPLIT FF.
ABOUT TWELVE by Martín Shanly won the Best Film award in FESAALP FF.
STEADINESS by Lisa Weber is honored with a special mention from the jury in the documentary competition of the KARLOVY VARY INTL FILM FESTIVAL.
THE ENEMY WITHIN by Yorgos Tsemberopoulos is voted by the audience as one of the two best international feature films in the competition of GALWAY FILM FLEADH.
THE CHAMBERMAID LYNN by Ingo Haeb nominated in four (out of four) categories in MUNICH IFF, awarded Best Actress Vicky Krieps.