Photo report: World Cinema Award Ceremony & Party

Yesterday evening (Saturday August 27) we closed yet another amazing edition of World Cinema Amsterdam with a full-house screening of Pablo Larraín's new film Neruda. The Jury Award went to Brazilian film Aquarius by Kleber ...
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Winnaars 7de editie World Cinema Amsterdam: jury koos Aquarius, publiek ging voor The Salesman

Gisteravond zijn in het Amsterdamse filmtheater Rialto op de slotavond van de 7de editie van World Cinema Amsterdam de winnaars van de Jury en Audience Award bekendgemaakt. De Braziliaanse film Aquarius van Kleber Mendonça Filho ...
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Final Top 5 Audience Award. Winner: The Salesman

The film took the first position of the poll since the very first screening of this year's edition. The Salesman by Asghar Farhadi - the festival's opening film - has won the World Cinema Audience Award ...
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World Cinema People: Neruda

It is 1948. Right-wing Gabriel González Videla is elected president with the support of the communists, among whom is Pablo Neruda. However, Videla can’t stand communists; internationally renowned Neruda in particular raises his ire. Police ...
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World Cinema People: Ten Years

It’s been almost 20 years since authority over Hong Kong passed from Britain to China. China promised not to interfere with Hong Kong’s liberal way of life, though eventually that’s exactly what the Chinese authorities ...
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Interview: Mohammed Ben Attia (Hedi)

Hedi is het prijswinnende speelfilmdebuut van de Tunesische Mohammed Ben Attia. Het verhaal draait om de vijfentwintigjarige Hedi (Madj Mastoura), die nog onder de plak van zijn moeder leeft. Ze stippelt alles voor hem uit, ...
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World Cinema Amsterdam takes place between 18 and 27 August. The film festival screens the best and most beautiful recent films from Latin America, Asia and Africa – films that will make you see, feel and experience how life is elsewhere. And if you want to know something more about the films… you can ask the directors! Many of them will be present during the festival.

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