WROCŁAW: The British drama Bait directed by Mark Jenkin won both the International Competition Grand Prize and the Audience Award at the 19th New Horizons International Film Festival. The festival wrapped on 4 August 2019 in Wroclaw.
Financed by Grażyna Błęcka-Kolska and Jan Jakub Kolski, the Zuzanna Jagoda Kolska Prize was awarded to the youngest filmmaker at New Horizons - Polish Natalia Koniarz, the director of The Dam.
From 25 July to 4 August 2019, 223 long films from 54 countries were screened, of which 142 had their Polish premiere during the festival.
New Horizons International Competition
Main Prize:Bait (UK)Directed by Mark Jenkin
Audience Award:Bait (UK)Directed by Mark Jenkin
Zuzanna Jagoda Kolska Prize:The Dam (Poland)Directed by Natalia KoniarzProduced by the Krzysztof Kieślowski Faculty of Radio and Television
For the winners of the New Horizons Studio+ Awards click HERE.