FESTIVALS: Slovak Comeback Wins Georgian CineDOC Festival

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TBILISI: The Slovak film Comeback directed by Miro Remo won the main prize of the international competition at the first CineDoc IDFF at the awards ceremony on 24 October 2015.

The Georgian/Latvian documentary Double Aliens by director Ugis Olte won the prize in the Focus Caucasus section.

The festival industry section included a documentary pitching session sponsored by the Georgian National Film Center and a workshop for women filmmakers.

The complete list of winners follows:

International Competition

Comeback (Slovakia)
Directed by Miro Remo
Production: AH Production
Supported by Slovak Audiovisual Fund

Special Mention

Twilight of a Life (Belgium, Israel)
Directed by Sylvain Biegeleisen

Focus Caucasus

Double Aliens (Latvia/Georgia)
Directed by Ugis Olte
Production: VFS Films, Sakdoc Film
Supported by National Film Centre of Latvia, Georgian National Film Center

Special Mention

How to Cross (Armenia)
Directed by Sona Kocharyan and Marine Kocharyan

Student Jury Prize

Master and Tatyana (Lithuania)
Directed by Giedre Zyckite
Production: Just a Moment

Audience Award

Twilight of a Life (Belgium, Israel)
Directed by Sylvain Biegeleisen

CinéDOC Young Award

A Goat for a Vote (Netherlands)
Directed by Jeroen Van Velzen