50th Cannes Film Festival

50th Cannes Film Festival, France (May 7 - May 18, 1997)

Cannes Film Festival: www.festival-cannes.fr

FIPRESCI PRIZE

The Sweet Hereafter The Sweet Hereafter The Sweet Hereafter

by Atom Egoyan  

(Canada, 1997, 112 mins) Jury: Derek Malcolm (UK) , Jan Aghed (Sweden) , Peter van Bueren (The Netherlands) , Michel Ciment (France) , Ninos Feneck Mikelides (Greece) , Jerzy Plazewski (Poland) , Maurizio Porro (Italy) , Angel Fernandez Santos (Spain) , Alexis Grivas (Greece) , Emanuel Levy (USA) , Philippe J. Maarek (France)

International Sales:
Ego Film Arts
Tel.: (+1) 310 859 4000
Fax: (+1) 310 859 4440
E-mail: questions@egofilmarts.com
Web: www.egofilmarts.com

Motivation
"for the complexity of his vision and the richness of his sensibility"

Voyage to the Beginning of the World Viagem ao Princípio do Mundo Voyage to the Beginning of the World
(Portugal, 1997, 95 mins)

International  Sales:
Madragoa Filmes
Avenida D. Manuel I 4 - r/c Alcochete 2890-014 Portugal
Tel. +351 212 342 193
Fax: +351 212 342 202
E-mail: madragoafilmes@mail.telepac.pt

Motivation: 
"for the maturity of his reflections on society and the consistency of his style"