FNE at Cyprus Film Days International Festival: Rosemarie wins 2017 Festival

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    NICOSIA: Cypriot director Adonis Florides’ production Rosemarie won the Glocal Images Best Film Award at the 15th Cyrus Film Days International Festival held in Limassol and Nicosia from 27 April to 6 May 2017.

    The festival showcased a total of 18 films in and out of competition from around the world, with 11 films competing for awards, including two local feature films. The festival also included the screening of a film dedicated to Pablo Larrain, midnight screenings, and workshops and masterclasses by internationally renowned cinematographers and directors.

    At the festival’s closing ceremony, short films made at the film workshops by children and teenagers in the Cyprus Film Days for Children and Youth were screened.

    The five-member international jury gave the following awards:

    The Glocal Images Best Film Award

    Rosemarie (Cyprus)
    Directed by Adonis Florides
    Produced by AMP Filmworks

    The Glocal Images Special Jury Award

    Invisible (Italy)
    Directed by Edoardo De Angelis

    The Glocal Images Best Director Award

    Godless (Bulgaria, Denmark)
    Directed by Ralitza Petrova
    Produced by Klas Film, Alcatraz Films, Snowglobe, Film Factory

    Audience award

    Boy on the Bridge (Cyprus)
    Directed by Petros Charalambous
    Produced by AMP Filmworks

    Student Jury Award

    Harmonia (Israel)
    Directed by Ori Sivan

    Special Mentions:

    Indivisible (Italy)
    Directed by Edoardo De Angelis

    For its soundtrack

    Suntan (Greece, Germany)
    Directed by Argyris Papadimitropoulos

    For the performances by Elli Tringou and Makis Papadimitriou