ZAGREB: The Chinese documentary Up the Mountain by Yang Zhang was awarded the Big Stamp for best film in the International Competition of the 15th ZagrebDox (24 February-3 March 2019). Una Primavera by Valentina Primavera received the Big Stamp for best regional film.
A total of 37 films competed for the festival's awards, Big Stamps, in international and regional competitions. The festival screened over 100 films in 16 sections.
ZagrebDox is supported by the City of Zagreb and the Croatian Audiovisual Centre and ZagrebDox Pro by the Creative Europe – MEDIA Sub-programme..
FULL LIST OF WINNERS:
Big Stamp for Best Film:Up the Mountain (China)Directed by Yang Zhang
Minding the Gap (USA)Directed by Bing Liu
My Unknown Soldier (Ukraine)Directed by Anna Kryvenko
Big Stamp for Best Film:Una Primavera (Austria, Italy, Germany)Directed by Valentina Primavera
In the Name of the Republic of Croatia (Croatia)Directed by Goran Dević 4 Years in 10 Minutes (Serbia)Directed by Mladen Kovačević
Little Stamp for Best film By an Author Up to 35 Years of Age:Still Recording (Lebanon, Syria, France, Qatar, Germany)Directed by Saeed Al Batal and Ghiath Ayoub
Easy Lessons (Hungary)Directed by Dorottya Zurbó
Taurunum Boy (Serbia)Directed by Jelena Maksimović and Dušan Grubin
FIPRESCI Award:Stories of the Half-Light (Italy)Directed by Luca Magi
The Movies that Matter Jury Award:Easy Lessons (Hungary)Directed by Dorottya Zurbó
Island of the Hungry Ghosts (Germany, UK, Australia)Directed by Gabrielle Brady
On Her Shoulders (USA)Directed by Alexandria Bombach
The Teen Dox Award:Science Fair (USA)Directed by Cristina Constantini and Darren Foster
My Generation Award presented by Nenad Puhovski, the founder and director of ZagrebDox:To Be Continued (Latvia)Directed by Ivars Seleckis
Honourary Stamp:Tue Steen MüllerHrvoje Hribar
ZagrebDox Pro Awards:
ZagrebDox Pro DCP Award:Raising Predators (Hungary)Directed by Réka Ugron
ZagrebDox Pro Online Mentor Award: 4 Goodnight StoriesDirected by Anđelka Vujinović (Serbia)
HBO Europe Award:Museum of the Revolution (Serbia, Croatia)Directed by Srđan Keča