Last night awards were given out at the documentary festival in the capital of Georgia. A Slovak documentary, “Comeback”, got the main prize, had never heard about it before, looking fwd. to watch, but three other winners have been praised on filmkommentaren: “Twilight of a Life“, “Double Aliens” and “Master and Tatyana” (Photo). The following text is from the FB page of the festival:
The Award Ceremony of CinéDOC-Tbilisi − The International Documentary Film Festival was held on 24 October in Cinema Rustaveli. The International Competition and Focus Caucasus Jury, the audience, Student Jury and the young participants of CinéDOC Young section announced the winning films:
Winning Film, International Competition − Comeback / Dir. Miro Remo / Slovakia / 2014 / 85 min.
Special Mention, International Competition − Twilight of a Life / Dir. Sylvain Biegeleisen / Belgium, Israel / 2015 / 70 min.
Winning Film, Focus Caucasus − Double Aliens / Dir. Ugis Olte / Latvia and Georgia / 2015 / 56 min.
Special Mention, Focus Caucasus − How to Cross / Dir. Sona Kocharyan and Marine Kocharyan / Armenia / 2014 / 15 min.
Winning Film, Student Jury − Master and Tatyana / Dir. Giedre Zyckite / Lithuania / 2014 /84 min.
Winning Film, Audience Award − Twilight of a Life / Dir. Sylvain Biegeleisen / Belgium, Israel / 2015 / 70 min.
CinéDOC Young Award − A Goat for a Vote / Dir. Jeroen Van Velzen / The Netherlands / 2014 / 52 min.