Toronto Film Fest 2007: Fipresci Award to La Zona, from Mexico

September 15, 2007–At the Toronto Film Fest (Canada, September 6-15, 2007), the Fipresci prize went to “La zona,” by Rodrigo Pl (Spain /Mexico, 2007), which was shown in the Discovery section.

Jury members were: Grgory, Valens, France, president; Pamela Bienzbas, Chile; Scott Foundas, USA; Katherine Monk, Canada.

Print source.

Production: Morena Films, Fernando VI, 17-2 Derecha, E-28004 Madrid, Spain, T +34 (91) 700 2780, alongoria@morenafilms.com. International Sales: Wild Bunch, 41, rue Dumont d'Urville, F 75116 Paris, T +33 (1) 71 76 11 22, F +33 (1) 71 76 11 24.
Festival: www.torontointernationalfilmfestival.ca

At the Perm Internationl Documentary Film Festival Flahertiana (Russia, September 7-13, 2007), the jury prize went to “Tolya” by Rodeon Brodsky (Israel, 2006).

Jury members were: Thomas Rothschild, Germany, Anna Gerb, Hungary, Victoria Smirnova, Russia. –

Print source: The Sam Spiegel Film & TV School, Jerusalem, 4 Yad Harutzim, Jerusalem 91103, Israel, micka@jsfs.co.il;
Festival: www.flahertiana.ru

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