Spirit of Freedom Award

Jerusalem Film Festival - Panorama section

16 July 2012

The Nathan Cummings Foundation Award goes to director Antonio Méndez Esparza, for the feature film, “Here and There

Jury statement: This first feature captures with immediacy and authenticity the rituals and demands of daily rural life. With a focus on one Mexican family, using nonprofessional actors, it touches on the global issue of unemployment, giving voice to those usually not heard.

24 February 2018


Elena Okopnaya for costume and production design in Dovlatov by Alexey German Jr.    


24 February 2018 Readers’ choice Award for DOVLATOV

First Award from the Berliner Morgenpost jury Statement: “Dovlatov showed us the loneliness of being censored. In a laugh we […]


13 February 2018 DOVLATOV

a film by Alexey German Jr.

Dovlatov is the new film by Alexey German Jr. (Silver Bear for Under Electric Clouds, Silver Lion for Paper Soldier) […]


18 December 2017 Berlinale Competition for DOVLATOV

by Alexey German Jr.

The new film by Alexey German Jr., DOVLATOV about Russian writer Sergei Dovlatov is part of the 68th Berlinale Competition.


14 December 2017 Hunting Season wins Top Prize in MACAO

Best film of the Festival

“The jury was impressed by Hunting Season’s fluid style and construction and by the precision of its directing. The film […]


7 December 2017 Prize to Gukoroku – TRACES OF SIN

Best Cinematography

Director Kei Ishikawa has attended Kinotayo FF in Paris. This prize for Best Cinematography is especially shared with Piotr Niemyjski, […]


6 November 2017 CRATER wins in Tokyo

Grand Jury Prize

We are very proud of our filmmakers Silvia Luzi and Luca Bellino and our two main protagonists, Sharon Caroccia and […]