MIFF 2007 AWARD WINNERS

General Information | Winners
 

DOCUMENTARY FEATURES – WORLD & IBERO-AMERICAN CINEMA COMPETITION:

  • Banished by Marco Williams (USA)

  • Special Jury Prize: Septembers (Septiembres) by Carlos Bosch  (Spain)


DRAMATIC FEATURES – IBERO-AMERICAN CINEMA COMPETITION:

  • The Violin (El Violín) by Francisco Vargas Quevedo (Mexico)

  • Special Grand Jury Mention: Vasco Pedroso for the musical soundtrack in The Night of the Sunflowers (La noche de los girasoles) by Jorge Sánchez-Cabezudo (Spain)

  • Special Grand Jury Mention: Actress Carla Ribas for Alice's House (A Casa de Alice) by Chico Teixeira (Brazil)

  • Special Grand Jury Mention: Paraguayan Hammock (Hamaca Paraguaya) by Paz Encina (Argentina/Paraguay/The Netherlands/Austria/France/Germany)


DRAMATIC FEATURES – WORLD CINEMA COMPETITION:

  • Red Road by Andrea Arnold (Scotland)

  • Special Grand Jury Mention: Actress Bar Belfer for Someone to Run With (Mishehu larutz ito) by Oded Davidoff (Israel)

  • Special Grand Jury Mention: Sonja by Kirsi Marie Liimatainen (Germany)


FIPRESCI (INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF FILM CRITICS) PRIZE:

  • Red Road by Andrea Arnold (Scotland)


AUDIENCE AWARDS:

  • World Dramatic Feature Competition: Sweet Mud (Adama Meshuga'at) by Dror Shaul (Israel)

  • Ibero-American Dramatic Feature Competition: The Night of the Sunflowers (La noche del los girasoles) by Jorge Sánchez-Cabezudo (Spain)

  • World & Ibero-American Documentary Feature Competition: To Play and To Fight (Tocar y luchar) by Alberto Arvelo (Venezuela)

  • Latin America Caribbean FedEx Audience Award: Bluff by Felipe Martínez (Colombia)


HEINEKEN RED STAR AWARD:

  • Fish Dreams (Sonhos de Peixe) by Kirill Mikhanovsky (Brazil/Russia/USA)