45th San Sebastian International Film Festival

45th San Sebastian International Film Festival, Spain (September 18 - September 27, 1997)

San Sebastian International Film Festival: www.sansebastianfestival.com

FIPRESCI PRIZE

Men with Guns Men with Guns Hombres Armados

by John Sayles  

(USA, 1997, 127 mins) Jury: Derek Malcolm (UK) , Atilla Dorsay (Turkey) , Andrei Shemyakin (Russia) , Jacques Zimmer (France) , Mirito Torreiro (Spain)

International Sales:
Blue Sky Production
24021 Research Dr, Farmington Hills, MI 48335
Tel.: 734 542 7000
E-mail: cerickson@autoline.tv
Web: www.blueskyproductions.tv

Motivation
"as an intriguing example of political cinema, which examines the cultural and social aspirations of ordinary people".

I Went Down I Went Down I Went Down
(Ireland, 1997, 107 mins)

International Sales:
Irish Film Board
14-16 Lord Edward Street, Dublin 2.
Tel.: +353-91-561398
Fax: +353-1-6451546
E-mail: info@irishfilmboard.ie
Web: www.irishfilmboard.ie

Motivation
"as an original and entertaining variation on film noir themes"