Awards for 2008

Grand Jury Prize

Documentary

WINNER

IN-COMPETITION















P.O.V.: Katrina Browne, Alla Kovgan, Jude Ray
For episode "Traces of the Trade: A Story from the Deep North (#20.12)".

World Cinema - Documentary

WINNER

IN-COMPETITION















World Cinema - Dramatic

WINNER

IN-COMPETITION


The Wind and the Water: A Collective Collaboration













Dramatic

WINNER

IN-COMPETITION















Special Jury Prize

Documentary

WINNER

The Greatest Silence: Rape in the Congo: Lisa F. Jackson
For for her piercing, intimate look into the struggle of the lives of rape survivors.

World Cinema - Dramatic

WINNER

Dramatic

WINNERS

Anywhere, USA: Chusy Haney-Jardine
For the spirit of independence.

Directing Award

Documentary

WINNER

World Cinema - Documentary

WINNER

World Cinema - Dramatic

WINNER

Dramatic

WINNER

Cinematography Award

Documentary

WINNER

World Cinema - Documentary

WINNER

World Cinema - Dramatic

WINNER

Dramatic

WINNER

Documentary Film Editing Award

WINNER

World Cinema Documentary Film Editing Award

WINNER

Waldo Salt Screenwriting Award

WINNER

World Cinema Screenwriting Award

WINNER

Audience Award

Documentary

WINNER

World Cinema - Documentary

WINNER

World Cinema - Dramatic

WINNER

Dramatic

WINNER

Short Filmmaking Award

WINNERS


International

WINNER

Alfred P. Sloan Feature Film Prize

WINNER

Sleep Dealer: Alex Rivera (director/writer), David Riker (writer)

NHK Award

WINNERS

Radu Jude
For "The Happiest Girl in the World" (Europe).

Braden King
For "Here" (USA).

Aiko Nagatsu
For "Apoptosis" (Japan).

Alejandro Fernández Almendras
For "Huacho" (Latin America).

Jury:

Mary Harron: dramatic
Diego Luna: dramatic
Sandra Oh: dramatic
Michelle Byrd: documentary
Heidi Ewing: documentary
Eugene Jarecki: documentary
Steven Okazaki: documentary
Sundberg, Anne: documentary
Shunji Iwai: Japan, dramatic world cinema
Lucrecia Martel: Argentina, dramatic world cinema
Jan Schütte: Germany, dramatic world cinema
Amir Bar-Lev: USA, documentary world cinema
Pasanen, Leena: Finland/Denmark, documentary world cinema
Ilda Santiago: Brazil, documentary world cinema

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