WARSAW: The Canadian animated film Racetime directed by Benoît Godbout won the main audience award at the 6th Kids Kino International Film Festival. A record number of over 28,000 viewers visited the nine-day festival, which took place in 23 cinemas across Poland. The festival concluded on 29 September 2019.
The festival's programme included over 154 films from around the world, presented in eight sections. The main competition included 9 full-length films for viewers aged 4 to 12, including 6 premieres.
Full list of winners:
Fern Flower – the audience awardRacetime (Canada)Firected by Benoît Godbout
Fern Flower – the Journalist’s AwardJacob, Mimmi and the Talking Dogs (Latvia, Poland)Directed by Edmunds Jansons JacobProduced by Atom Art, Letko
Special mentionMy Extraordinary Summer with Tess (Holland) Directed by Steven Wouterlood
Fern Flower – Creator’s AwardMy Extraordinary Summer with Tess (Holland)
Special mentionRomy’s Salon (Holland, Germany) Directed by Mischa Kamp
Fern Flower – ECFA AwardRomy`s Salon (Holland, Germany)Directed by Mischa Kamp
Special mentionJacob, Mimmi and the Talking Dogs (Latvia, Poland)
SKSiL Jury AwardLouis & Luca – Mission to the Moon (Norway)Directed by Rasmus A. Sivertsen
The Bear’s Famous Invasion of Sicily (France, Italy)Directed by Lorenzo Mattotti
Fern Flower – Film Discovery Jury AwardMarona’s Fantastic Tale (Belgium, France)Directed by Anka Damian.
Daniel (France)Directed by Marine Atlan.
Children of the Snow Land (Nepal, UK)Directed by Zara Balfour and Marcus Stephenson.