Radu Jude’s “Babardeală cu bucluc sau porno balamuc” wins the Golden Bear at the 2021 Berlin Film Festival

Venice 2021 Special Orizzonti Jury Prize to EL GRAN MOVIMIENTO by Kiro Russo

16 septembre 2021

Venice world premiere on September 6, 2021 – Orizzonti

Bolivian director Kiro Russo wins the Special Orizzonti Jury Price at the 2021 Venice Film Festival with ‘El gran movimiento,’ his second feature, shot in La Paz, in which he succeeds in creating a striking level of chemistry between profound documentary realism and mesmerising fiction.

Cannes 2021 Special Jury Prize to MEMORIA by Apichatpong Weerasethakul, starring Tilda Swinton in the lead role

17 juillet 2021

Cannes world premiere on July 15, 2021 – International competition

Eleven years after winning the Palme d’or for ‘Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives’, the Thai director wins the Special Jury Prize at the 2021 Cannes Film Festival with ‘Memoria’, a sensitive feature film about memory and solitude in which, for the first time, he has left his native land, where he had set all of his previous films.

 

Cannes 2021 Un Certain Regard Special Mention for PRAYERS FOR THE STOLEN by Tatiana Huezo

16 juillet 2021

Cannes world premiere on July 15, 2021 – Un Certain Regard

Mexican director Tatiana Huezo wins the Special Mention of the Jury in Un certain regard section at the 2021 Cannes Film Festival with ‘Prayers for the Stolen,’ a delicate portrait of a childhood friendship, ephemeral but profoundly intense and hopeful, contrasted by the sordid cruelty of the reality that surrounds them.

Berlinale 2020 – world premiere for Malmkrog, by Cristi Puiu

20 février 2020

Cristi Puiu’s “Malmkrog,” wins the best director award at the Berlin Film Festival’s new competitive strand, Encounters. The 200-minute drama is based on a text by the Russian philosopher Vladimir Solovyov.

Oscars: Colombia selects ‘Monos’ for International Feature Film category

29 août 2019

Alejandro Landes’ Monos has been selected as Colombia’s bid for an Oscar in the international feature category. The film will also represent the country at the Spanish Goya awards.