MEDIAS: Son of Saul by László Nemes was awarded Best Film of the 6th edition of Mediaş Central European Film Festival (MeCEFF). The festival, which took place from 1 to 3 September 2016, is the only festival in Romania dedicated to films from CEE.
The jury was composed of: James Ulmer, Ileana Popovici, Mihai Fulger and Călin Stănculescu. WINNERS:
Best Film: Son of Saul / Saul fia (Hungary)Directed by László Nemes
Best Director: Radu Jude for Aferim! (Romania, Bulgaria, Czech Republic)Produced by Hi Film, Klas Film, Endorfilm, Mulberry DevelopmentSupported by Eurimages, Romanian National Film Center, Bulgarian National Film Center and the Czech Film Fund Best Acting: Janusz Gajos for Body / Ciało (Poland)Directed by Małgorzata SzumowskaProduced by Nowhere Sp. z o.o.Supported by the Polish Film Institute and HBO Poland Best Cinematography: Mitja Licen for The Tree (Slovenia)Directed by Sonja ProsencProduced by MonooCoproduced by RTV Slovenija, NuFrame, StaragaraSupported by the Slovenian Film Center