The Crystal Globe was for the German-Bulgarian movie ‘The Classes of Blaga’. The Grand Jury Prize went to the South Korean movie “Beginning” by Yoo Ji-young. And ‘Empty Nets’, an Iranian-German movie, received a particular jury prize.
On the closing ceremony of the 57th Karlovy Range Worldwide Movie Pageant, the American actress Robin Wright obtained the Pageant President’s Awardin honor of his important contribution to world cinema.
“I’d prefer to thank the Karlovy Range Movie Pageant for this honor and I wish to thank all of you and this superb workforce. It’s among the finest festivals I’ve ever been to,” stated the actress.
A critique of post-communist Bulgaria
The pageant prize Kristal Globus was for the Bulgarian-German movie ‘The Classes of Blaga’, with its star, Eli Skorcheva, named greatest actress.
Director Stephan Komandarev makes use of the movie to criticize the social scenario in post-communist Bulgaria.
“We began this movie 5 years in the past, it was very tough and now we finish with the world premiere in Karlovy Range with two awards: main actress and greatest movie. We’re very glad,” stated Stephan Komandarev.
Iran and South Korea massive winners
‘Empty nets’, an iranian-german movie concerning the love story of a younger couple from totally different social teams, received a particular jury prize.
“I’m very proud to have been capable of shoot this movie in Iran, to have been capable of present the world a window on Iran and what Iran is from my viewpoint,” says Behrooz Karamizade, director of ‘Empty nets’.
He Grand Jury Prize went to the South Korean movie “Beginning” by Yoo Ji-young. And the award for greatest main actor for Herbert Nordrum, for his function in ‘Hypnosen’.
throughout the pageant 185 movies had been screened116 of them characteristic movies, and greater than 123,000 tickets had been bought.
This pageant just isn’t solely a showcase for nice movies and a gathering place for film stars and filmmakers, however it’s at first for the general public; that’s what makes it fascinating.