International Documentary Film Festival

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South Korean Film Planet of Snail Wins 2011 International Documentary Film Festival

South Korean Film Planet of Snail Wins 2011 International Documentary Film Festival

The winners of the 2011 International Documentary Film Festival were just announced and Seung-Jun Yi’s Planet of Snail (South Korea) won the VPRO IDFA Award for Best Feature-Length Documentary. The Special Jury Award went to 5 Broken Cameras (Palestine/Israel) by Emad Burnat and Guy Davidi, who also won the Publieke Omroep IDFA Audience Award. VPRO IDFA Award for Best Feature-Length DocumentaryThe VPRO IDFA Award for Best Feature-Length Documentary went to Seung-Jun Yi for Planet of […]

23rd International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam Winners

23rd International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam Winners

Leonard Retel Helmrich’s Position Among the Stars, the film that opened the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam, won both the VPRO IDFA Award for Best Feature-Length Documentary and the Dioraphte IDFA Award for Dutch Documentary. This is the first time ever at IDFA that a director has won the award for feature-length documentary twice: Retel Helmrich also won in 2004 with The Shape of the Moon. A Special Jury Award as given to directors Luc […]