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SAN SEBASTIÁN 2018 Awards

High Life wins San Sebastián's FIPRESCI Award

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- SAN SEBASTIÁN 2018: Quién te cantará by Carlos Vermut has received the Feroz Award

High Life wins San Sebastián's FIPRESCI Award
Claire Denis collects his FIPRESCI Award for High Life (© Montse Castillo/San Sebastián International Film Festival)

The FIPRESCI (International Federation of Film Critics) has handed out its prize in the 66th San Sebastián International Film Festival's competition to High Life [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: Claire Denis
film profile
]
 by French director Claire Denis. The Feroz Award, handed out by the Spanish Association of Film Journalists (AICE), went to Quién te cantará [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: Carlos Vermut
film profile
]
 by Spanish director Carlos Vermut. Meanwhile, Between Two Waters [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: Isaki Lacuesta
film profile
]
 by Isaki Lacuesta received the Signis Award.

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Other parallel awards include the FEDEORA Award for Journey to a Mother's Room [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: Celia Rico Clavellino
film profile
]
 by Spain's Celia Rico Clavellino, and the Sebastiane Award for an LGBTI-themed film, which was bestowed upon Girl [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: Lukas Dhont
film profile
]
 by Lukas Dhont.

Here is the list of parallel awards:

FIPRESCI Award
High Life [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: Claire Denis
film profile
]
 - Claire Denis (France/Germany/United Kingdom/Poland/USA)

FEDEORA Award
Journey to a Mother's Room [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: Celia Rico Clavellino
film profile
]
- Celia Rico Clavellino (Spain/France

Feroz Award
Quién te cantará [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: Carlos Vermut
film profile
]
- Carlos Vermut (Spain/France)

Sebastiane Award
Girl [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: Lukas Dhont
film profile
]
 - Lukas Dhont (Belgium/Netherlands)

SIGNIS Award
Between Two Waters [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: Isaki Lacuesta
film profile
]
 - Isaki Lacuesta (Spain/Switzerland/Romania)
Special Mention
Alpha, the Right to Kill - Brillante Mendoza (Philippines)

Lurra - Greenpeace Award
Dantza [+see also:
trailer
making of
interview: Telmo Esnal
film profile
]
 - Telmo Esnal (Spain)

Award for Best Basque Screenplay
Another Day of Life [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: Raul de la Fuente
film profile
]
- Raúl de la Fuente, Damian Nenow (Poland/Spain/Belgium/Germany/Hungary)

Guipuzcoan Blood-donors' Association Corresponding to the Solidarity Award
Baby - Liu Jie (China)

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