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Visions du Réel awards eternity

23.04.2010

At the closing ceremony of the 2010 edition of Visions du Réel, the Swiss documentary film festival, the festival films in the competition programs were awarded and honoured. EDN members received a couple of the awards.

Into Eternity

Visions du Réel’s main award, Grand Prix La Poste Suisse was presented to Danish Director Michael Madsen for his film Into Eternity. Congratulations to the two EDN members Michael Madsen and Producer Lise-Lense Møller.

   
For the SRG SSR idée suisse-Award the opinion was divided in the jury, so two films were chosen equally The films are:

SAINTE ANNE, HÔPITAL PSYCHIATRIQUE by Ilan Klipper, France
and
SOMETHING ABOUT GEORGIA
by Nino Kirtadzé, France

 

The Audience-Award of the City of Nyon was presented to:
SALAAM ISFAHAN
by Sanaz Azari, Iran/Belgium

 

Among the other awards presented at Visions du Réel, was the prize of the Interreligious Jury, which is presented by the Swiss Catholic Church and the Conférence des Eglises protestantes de Romandie. The  award went to:

STEAM OF LIFE / MIESTEN VUORO by Joonas Bergshäll and Mika Hotakainen, Finland/Sweden

Congratulations to EDN member Joonas Bergshäll.

 

Here you can see a list with all the Visions du Réel winners.

 

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