The winners of this year's festival Awards were:
Golden Athena of the International Competition Section: Degrade by Arab & Tarzan Nasser
The film narrates the story 13 women who are trapped in a beauty salon of a hot summer’s day in the Gaza Strip, while gunfire takes place in the outside
The director won the same prize at the Sundance festival. The film tells the story of 17 year old Sangaile, who loves stunt planes, but her fear of heights forces her to stay in the ground. At a aeronautical show, she meets a girl at her age, who leads to her sexual awakening
The film balances between comedy and drama, through the well written dialogues that showcase the depth of human relationships. The story is about a convict (portrayed by Aiden Gillen - Game of Thrones’ own Littlefinger) who is being released early from prison, so as to support his teenage niece. They move to a trailer in the Irish countryside and they try to manage their stormy relationship
A film based on a true story when in 1958, a young lawyer discovers that his neighbors were nazi criminals and decides to bring them to justice. It was the first trial of war criminals, lead by Germans and caused chain reaction to a nation that was denying the horrible truth
Untill next year...