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Awards for Slovak Documentary Films
The film Other Worlds (dir. Marko Skop) was awarded the “Talent Dove of the Media Foundation of the Sparkasse Leipzig” at the 49. International Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animated Film (30.October – 5. November 2006). The Film Here We Are (dir. Jaro Vojtek) represented Slovakia at 8. International festival of documentary film and visual antropology Astra Film (23. – 29. October 2006) and received the Award of the Delegation of the European Commission for the Best European Film.
SLOVAK CINEMA at 41. IFF KARLOVY VARY
Other Worlds | Iné svety
Flying Words Town | Mesto lietajúcich slov
Lunacy | Šílení
Normalization and New Life of Family Album awarded at Cinematik
The 8th IFF Cinematik Piešťany awarded two Slovak titles. The Cinematik.doc Award went to Robert Kirchhoff`s full-length documentary Normalization (2013), the result of the 8-year director`s investigation about famous rape and murder case from 70s of the last century, which has become a political case in totalitarian regime of Czechoslovakia. The jury consisted of Reinhard Bradatsch, Pamela Pianezza, Tristan Priimägi, Peter Siska and Daniel Vadocký.