Berlinale complete victory of Iranian film

the Film won the main prize of the Berlinale “Golden bear”. The hall applauded, many were crying: the Director could not personally receive the award for political reasons he was not allowed to travel outside of the country. It is the jury’s decision was seen as a sign of solidarity with the disgraced wizard.

Photo: courtesy of the press service of the Berlin festival Berlin “bears” stood at a loss

the Grand Prix of the jury awarded American drama Eliza Hittman with a compound called “Never rarely sometimes always” – the girl from Pennsylvania, who accompanied cousins goes to new York, to secretly from the parents to have an abortion.

the Best recognized Korean Director Hong Sansa, presented in competition “the Woman who ran away,” he received “the Silver bear”.

For best actress “Silver bear” got Paula bir for the movie “Ondine” (Germany), best actor named Italian Elio Germano, who played a primitive artist of the first half of the twentieth century, Antonio He in the biopic “I wanted to hide.”

Photo: marco krüger / schramm film As at the Berlinale struggle for equality in art

the Best scenario jury considered “Bad tales” by the brothers D Innocenzo (Italy).

“Silver bear” for his outstanding artistic contribution was awarded by the German operator Juergen Urges, who directed the film project “Dau”.

the Award, established in honor of the 70th anniversary of the festival – another “Silver bear" crowned by a Franco-Belgian Comedy in the digital age “Delete history” directed by benoît and Gustave Delepine Cervera.