|International Competition Winners|
Best International Film: Planet of Snail
Director: Yi Seungjun Production: Kim Minchul, Gary Kam Editing: Simon El Habre and Yi Seungjun
20,000 ₪ courtesy of the Ministry of Culture & Sport – The Israeli Film Council.
The jury considers this as the best International film as it portrays a unique love story in a poetic and pure way that we can only experience through cinema.
Additional screening: Saturday, 12/5, 15:00, Cinematheque 3
Special Mention: Detropia
Directors: Heidi Ewing, Rachel Grady Production: Heidi Ewing, Rachel Grady, Craig Atkinson Editing: Enat Sidi Cinematography: Tony Hardmon, Craig Atkinson Music: Dial.81
The film deserves a The special mention award because of it's subject matter which effects all western societies and because of the way the film is beautifully made. It seeks to denounce a harsh reality but at the same time it is also a personal search for the beauty in it.
In addition to the awards, A majority with in the Jury of the International competition had decided to give a special mention to the film Epilogue by Manno Lanssens.