The 23rd Cinéfondation Selection Prizes
The Short Films and Cinéfondation Jury composed of Damien Bonnard, Rachid Bouchareb, Claire Burger, Charles Gillibert, Dea Kulumbegashvili and Céline Sallette, has awarded the 2020 Prizes of the Cinéfondation film school competition tonight on the stage of the Grand Théâtre Lumière as part of “Cannes 2020 Special”.
The Cinéfondation Selection consisted of 17 student films, chosen out of 1952 entries coming from 444 film schools around the world.
CATDOG directed by Ashmita Guha Neogi
Film and Television Institute of India (India)
JA I MOJA GRUBA DUPA (My Fat Arse and I) directed by Yelyzaveta Pysmak
The Polish National Film School in Lodz (Poland)
Joint THIRD PRIZE
CONTRAINDICATII (Contraindications) directed by Lucia Chicos
UNATC "I.L. CARAGIALE" (Romania)
I WANT TO RETURN RETURN RETURN directed by Elsa Rosengren
The winners will receive a €15,000 grant for the First Prize, €11,250 for the Second and €7,500 for the Third.
RERUN IN PARIS
The Cinéfondation First Prize and the short films in Competition will be screened at the Cinéma du Panthéon on October 31st at 10:00 a.m.
The Cinéfondation Selection 2020
Following on from the Official Selection, the online Marché du Film and the short films, the...