Let's explore the prize winners at the recently concluded 57th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, the highly anticipated film festival in the Czech Republic that took place this July.
GRAND PRIX CRYSTAL GLOBE
A Bulgarian-German film Blaga’s Lessons directed by Stephan Komandarev is a gripping thriller that revolves around a widow who decides to take matters into her own hands after becoming a target of a telephone scammer, highlighting the themes of social injustice.
SPECIAL JURY PRIZE
Empty Nets directed by Behrooz Karamizade
Babak Jalali for film Fremont
Actress Eli Skorcheva for film Blaga’s Lessons
Actor Herbert Nordrum for film The Hypnosis
SPECIAL JURY MENTION
Dancing On The Edge Of A Volcano directed by Cyril Aris
The Edge Of The Blade directed by Vincent Perez
GRAND PRIX PROXIMA COMPETITION
Birth directed by Yoo Ji-young