email print share on Facebook share on Twitter share on reddit pin on Pinterest

PRIFEST 2018 Premi

Wajib e Men Don't Cry vincono il 10° PriFest

di 

- Il più grande evento cinematografico kosovaro ha chiuso la sua edizione anniversaria, proclamando vincitori in otto diverse sezioni competitive

Wajib e Men Don't Cry vincono il 10° PriFest
Alcuni dei vincitori del 10° PriFest

Questo articolo è disponibile in inglese.

The celebratory 10th Prishtina International Film Festival (PriFest), which ran from 17-22 July, ended on Saturday night with its awards ceremony.

The international jury for PriFest’s main competition, the European programme, comprising Ahmet Boyacıoğlu, Tina Hajon and Almir Djikoli, handed Palestinian director-screenwriter-producer Annemarie Jacir’s Wajib [+leggi anche:
recensione
trailer
scheda film
]
the Best European Film Award, while Anchor and Hope [+leggi anche:
recensione
trailer
intervista: Carlos Marques-Marcet
scheda film
]
 by Spaniard Carlos Marques-Marcet received the Special Jury Prize as well as the Media Jury Award.

(L'articolo continua qui sotto - Inf. pubblicitaria)

The winner of the Balkan film competition, also known as the “Honey and Blood” programme, was Alen Drljević’s debut feature, Men Don’t Cry [+leggi anche:
recensione
trailer
intervista: Alen Drljević
scheda film
]
, as decided by jury members Johannes NaberHayet Benkara and Izabel Igel. The jury bestowed the Best Director Award upon Bulgaria’s Stephan Komandarev for his film Directions [+leggi anche:
recensione
trailer
intervista: Stephan Komandarev
scheda film
]
, which also received the FIPRESCI Jury Award. Kosovar actor Xhevdet Doda received the Best Actor Award for his performance in Gazmend Nela’s Rooftop Story, while Silma Mahmuti was crowned Best Actress for her role in The Witch Hunters [+leggi anche:
recensione
trailer
scheda film
]
 by Raško Miljković. The International Achievement of a Kosovar Film/Actor Award went to acting duo Genc Salihu and Alban Ukaj for their performances in Blerta Zeqiri’s debut feature, The Marriage [+leggi anche:
recensione
trailer
intervista: Blerta Zeqiri
scheda film
]
.

Finally, in the Documentary programme, Ayse Toprak’s Mr Gay Syria [+leggi anche:
recensione
trailer
scheda film
]
 received the Best Documentary Award. The end of the ceremony had a surprise in store for PriFest’s directors, Vjosa and Fatos Berisha, as they were unexpectedly presented with a "Golden Goddess" by the festival’s honorary guest, Vanessa Redgrave.

Here is the complete list of winners at the 10th Prishtina International Film Festival:

Best European Film
Wajib [+leggi anche:
recensione
trailer
scheda film
]
 - Annemarie Jacir (Palestine/France/Germany/Colombia/Norway/Denmark/Qatar/United Arab Emirates)

Special Jury Prize
Anchor and Hope [+leggi anche:
recensione
trailer
intervista: Carlos Marques-Marcet
scheda film
]
- Carlos Marques-Marcet (Spain/United Kingdom)

Best Balkan Film
Men Don’t Cry [+leggi anche:
recensione
trailer
intervista: Alen Drljević
scheda film
]
- Alen Drljević (Bosnia and Herzegovina/Slovenia/Croatia/Germany)

Best Director
Stephan Komandarev - Directions [+leggi anche:
recensione
trailer
intervista: Stephan Komandarev
scheda film
]
(Bulgaria/Germany/Macedonia)

Best Actor Award
Xhevdet Doda - Rooftop Story (Kosovo)

Best Actress Award 
Silma Mahmuti - The Witch Hunters [+leggi anche:
recensione
trailer
scheda film
]
(Serbia/Macedonia)

International Achievement of a Kosovar Film/Actor
Genc Salihu and Alban Ukaj (actors) - The Marriage [+leggi anche:
recensione
trailer
intervista: Blerta Zeqiri
scheda film
]
 (Kosovo/Albania)

Best Documentary Award 
Mr Gay Syria [+leggi anche:
recensione
trailer
scheda film
]
 - Ayse Toprak (Turkey/France/Germany)

FIPRESCI Award – Best Balkan Film
Directions - Stephan Komandarev

Media Jury Award
Anchor and Hope - Carlos Marques-Marcet

Middle-length Award
Éclair - Marko Gjokovik (Macedonia)

Student Programme Award
Sun - Mjellma Istrefi (Kosovo/Italy)

(Tradotto dall'inglese)

Ti è piaciuto questo articolo? Iscriviti alla nostra newsletter per ricevere altri articoli direttamente nella tua casella di posta.