Love story of Hungarian wins Golden Bear
BERLIN (Reuters) • in body and spirit, the Hungarian love story about two lonely hearts working in an abattoir in Budapest, won the Golden Bear award for best film on Saturday at the Berlin International Film Festival 67.
“This film is just the heart of a generous and approachable,” said director of Deco Enyedi, one of four female film- makers in the competition for the audience at the awards ceremony.
The head of the jury, the Dutch director Paul Verhoeven has board members seven days and fell in love with this film because he said people of something often forgotten in everyday life: compassion.
Kim Min Hee became the first South Korean to win the Silver Bear for Best Actress. He won on the beach at night alone, the director of Hong Sang-soo intimate drama about an affair with a married director.
The film shows that reflect the rumored relationship between Kim (34 years) and Hong (57 years), who filed for divorce from his wife in November of last year. Kim said in her acceptance speech that it “respects and loves,” Kong two denied nor confirmed the rumors, but holding hands at a party and.
Silver Bear for Best Actor went to Austrian Georg Friedrich of the bright nights, drama and father and son.
I went to the Grand Jury Prize for FELICITE, a French-Senegalese Belgian production directed by Alain Gomis. It is about the charismatic singer woman working in a bar in Kinshasa and brightens the lives of her fans.
The other side of hope, a comedy refugees cult Finnish film- maker Aki Kaurismaki, was at odds on favorite to win the Golden Bear. Instead, it took the Silver Bear for Best Director.
As usual in Berlin, dealt with current affairs this year’s festival with the entries that are reflected on global developments and the dark chaos of the modern world, and with the filmmakers who commented on the political events in the United States and elsewhere.
Said festival director Dieter Kosslick, “Thank you for all filmmakers who tried to save the world with a hair over the past 10 days,” in political discourse. “You do not need me to tell you that all is not right with the world now.”
And avoid sharply stated President of the United States, Donald Trump, who sparked international uproar name, declaring that he was suspended entry into the United States by citizens of seven countries, predominantly Muslim, this year, said the line-up, and address issues such as discrimination against ethnic minorities, was “to protest, including enough. ”
It introduced a new Jury Prize – Documentary Film origin – which were awarded to catch ghosts, from the Israeli interrogation center, Palestinian director Raed Andoni.
“President of the United States, yesterday called the press the enemy of the people,” the US film-maker Laura says Bwatra in providing award. “We are documentaries here to say we are the enemies of nationalism and exclusion.