During the Closing Ceremony of the II Edition of the Festival Cine por Mujeres, presented by the stand up comedian, Nerea Pérez de las Heras, the following awards were given:
An international jury composed of Shari Frilot, Arantxa Aguirre and Álex Mendíbil decided that this year’ winning film was “Fig Tree” (Israel) by Alamork Davidian.
The award consists of:
– A Jewel prize designed by the renowned creator Chus Burés
– FREE YOUR MIND Award: 4K-colour correction of the next film by the director of the winning film; three weeks in the Mistika digital cinema room of FYM.
– SUBTITULA’M Award to support the distribution of the winning film: creation of a DCP in original version with subtitles in Spanish.Esther Bendahan and Miguel de Lucas, from the Centro Sefarad Israel, received the award on behalf of the director.
“For the complex and singular portrait of an intelligent and determined girl who faces her first love in a terrible war, as well as her ability to create indelible atmospheres and find moments of poetry in the midst of unreason, the jury wishes to reward FIG TREE, the promising debut of the filmmaker Alamork Davidian. “
AUDIENCE IBERIA AWARD
The IBERIA Audience Award Prize was based on the votes by the audience at the Competitive Section. It consists of € 3,000 and went to the film “The kindergarten teacher” (USA) by Sara Colangelo. This film is coming soon to Spanish theatres.The award was delivered to Marina Queraltó from “La Aventura Audiovisual”, the Spanish distributor of the film.
BLOGOS DE ORO AWARD
With this award online media related to Cinema and TV Series choose the best of the year. Organized by the Film Awards Association.Chosen by a jury of three bloggers of this association, the prize went to “Fig Tree” (Israel) by Alamork Davidian.