February 2017, berlinale forum

The Prizes of the Independent Juries


The independent juries of the Berlinale have awarded x prizes to Forum films: The prize of the International Federation of Film Critics (FIPRESCI) was given to SHU'OUR AKBAR MIN EL HOP (A FEELING GREATER THAN LOVE) by Mary Jirmanus Saba. The Conféderation Internationale des Cinémas D'Art et Essai (C.I.C.A.E.) awarded NEWTON by Amit V Masurkar. MAMAN COLONELLE (MAMA COLONEL) by Dieudo Hamadi received both the Award of the Tagesspiegel Readers' Jury and the Prize of the Ecumenical Jury, which also gave a Special Mention to EL MAR LA MAR by Joshua Bonnetta and J.P. Sniadecki.

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