Berlin's Europa Cinemas Label goes to Hope
- BERLINALE 2020: Father and Welcome to Chechnya got the Audience Awards in the Panorama section, while Digger received the CICAE Art Cinema Award
The parallel juries have handed out their trophies ahead of the awards ceremony of the 70th Berlin Film Festival. The Europa Cinemas Label for Best European Film in the Panorama section was given to Hope [+see also:
interview: Maria Sødahl
film profile] by Norwegian filmmaker Maria Sødahl, while the CICAE Art Cinema Award went to by Digger [+see also:
interview: Georgis Grigorakis
film profile], the first feature by Greek director Georgis Grigorakis, in the Panorama section, and to Chinese film Ping jing (The Calming) by Song Fang, in the Forum section.
The Audience Awards in the Panorama section went to the new film by Serbian director Srdan Golubović, Father [+see also:
interview: Srdan Golubović
film profile], and to US documentary Welcome to Chechnya, directed by David France, in the documentaries section.
The most relevant prizes of the independent juries:
Audience Award, Panorama Dokumente
Welcome to Chechnya - David France (USA)
CICAE Art Cinema Award, Forum
Ping jing (The Calming) - Song Fang (China)
Teddy Award - Best Short Film
Playback - Agustina Comedi (Argentina)
Teddy Award - Jury Award
Days - Tsai Ming Liang (Taiwan)
Ecumenical Jury Prize, Forum
Zero - Kazuhiro Soda (Japan/USA)
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