Filipa Reis (Portugal)
Stephan Riguet (France)
Biljana Tutorov (Serbia)
GIAN PAOLO PAOLI AWARD FOR BEST ANTHROPOLOGICAL FILM
WHEN THE WAR COMES
by Jan Gebert (Czech Republic, Croatia, 2018)
Motivation: This film made us feel very uneasy as it bluntly warns about the dangers we are running into again today. Unwilling to face the reality, we allow the fascistic ideas to impose themselves as acceptable models.
BEST DOCUMENTARY SHORT AWARD
Motivation:The director found an elegant and minimalistic way to go to the core of the main protagonist's life story which slowly opens to us along the journey.
by Juan Pablo Gonzales (USA, Mexico, 2018)
BEST DOCUMENTARY MID-LENGTH AWARD
ROMAN NATIONAL - National Narrative
by Gregoire Beil (France, 2018)
Motivation: Using the shared footage, director builds the characters of his film in a surprising and skilfull way, giving us an original anthropological insight into the contemporary Western society.
BEST DOCUMENTARY AWARD
by Daniele Incalcaterra e Fausta Quattrini (Argentina, Italy, Switzerland, 2018)
Motivation: A very unique position of the directors gives to this film a life-time relevance. Through an investigative approach and mature art of cinematography the film produces a complex political picture, challenging our perspective of charity.