The 2019 edition of Sedicicorto International Film Festival Forlì successfullyended with a final day full of guests and a great list of prizewinners that did excellent movies. The 16th festival edition confirmed the increasing success of this Romagna’s event, which is by now one of the most important ones in this field in Italy and in Europe. The selection, made by Gianluca Castellini and his staff, has once again been remarkable and it was hard for the juries to make a choice. In the end a list of prizewinners had to be released and the result has been impressive, from the Cortoinloco’s prizes to the ones of the international category Movie. In addition, there has been a handing over from Milena Vukotic to Andrea Carpenzano and Daphne Scoccia thanks to the awards they received: the Career Award Cinemaitaliano.info and the G Generation Award RbCasting, which is given to Italian cinema’s most talented people.
The 17th edition of Sedicicorto International Film Festival Forlì will be held in october 2020.
Here’s the full list of the 16th edition of Sedicicorto International Film Festival winners.
MOVIE – Narrative international films
and documentaries: LUMINOR – BAJO LA SOMBRA DEL GUACARI
by Greg Mendez (Colombia-2019) audience award – GOD’S WILL – by Tanja Brzakovic
(Serbia-2019) special mention – MARADONA’S LEGS by Firas Khoury
ANIMALAB – International animation movies: LUMINOR – SAIGON SUR MARNE by Aude Ha Laplège (Belgium-2019) audience award – REPASSE MOI by Ivan Rabbiosi (France-2019)
CORTITALIA – Italian movies of any genre: LUMINOR – INDIMENTICABILE by Gianluca Santoni (Italy-2019) Fedic Award – INDIMENTICABILE by Gianluca Santoni (Italy-2019) audience award – INDIMENTICABILE by Gianluca Santoni (Italy-2019) special mention – SUPEREROI SENZA SUPERPOTERI by Beatrice Baldacci (Italy-2019)
CORTOINLOCO – Category with works realised by directors whose native/adoptive region is Emilia-Romagna: LUMINOR – L’INCONVENIENTE DI AVERE IL ***** by Astutillo Smeriglia (Italy-2018) audience award – PIZZA BOY by Gianluca Zonta (Italy-2019) special mention – MEMORIE DI ALBA by Andrea Martignoni and Maria Steinmetz – menzione speciale – BUTTERFLIES IN BERLIN by Monica Manganelli (Italy-2019)
ANIMARE – Animation movies for children category: LUMINOR – HORS PISTE by Léo Brunel, Loris Cavalier, Camille Jalabert, Oscar Malet (France-2018)
NO+D2 – Movies of any genre that are not longer than 2 minutes: LUMINOR- CON TE O SENZA DI TE by Angela Prudenzi (Italy-2018) special mention – BON APPETIT by Saman Haghighivand (Iran-2018)
IRANFEST – Iranian movies of any genre: LUMINOR – SONG SPARROW by Farzaneh Omidvarnia (Iran) audience award – TANGLE by Malihe Ghloamzadeh (Iran) France Television award – THE SEA SWELLS by Amir Gholam (Iran) special mention – ELEPHANT BIRD by Masoud Soheili (Iran)
Career Award (CinemaItaliano.info) – Milena Vukotic
G Generation Award (RB Casting)- Daphne Scoccia and Andrea Carpenzano
Translation: Alessandra Pierantoni