Awards of the Montreal World Film Festival - 1988

AWARDS - 1988 MONTREAL WORLD FILM FESTIVAL

 

JURY

 

Susan Anspach, actress (U.S.A.) President

Claude Beylie, film critic (France)

Nebojsa Djukelic, film critic (Yugoslavia)

Roger Lemelin, writer and script-writer (Canada)

Franco Mannino, composer (Italy)

Andrei Smirnov, director (U.S.S.R.)

Gonzalo Suarez, director (Spain)

 

AWARDS

 

Feature films

 

Grand Prix of the Americas / Best film:

« La Lectrice » by Michel Deville (France)

 

Special Jury Award:

« Little Vera » by Vassili Pitchul (U.S.S.R.)

 

Jury Awards:

« The Dawning » by Robert Knights (Great Britain)

« Salaam Bombay » by Mira Nair (India)

 

Best Actress:

Shin Hye-Soo in the film « Adada » by  Im Kwon-Taek (South Korea)

 

Best Actor:

 Davor Janjic in the film « My Uncle’s Legacy » by Krsto Papic (Yugoslavia)

 

Special mentions:

Marco Bellocchio for his artistic contribution to the art of cinema on the occasion of the presentation of his film « The Sabbath » (la Visione del Sabba) (Italy).

 

Julia Migenes for her artistic contribution on the occasion of the presentation of the film « Berlin Blues » (Spain).

 

Short films:

 

Best short film:

« The Bomb » by Zoran Jofranovic (Yugoslavia)

 

Jury Award for short film:

« The Wanderer » by George Ungar (Canada)

 

Other Awards:

 

Air Canada Award for the most popular film of the Festival:

« Salam Bombay » by Mira Nair (India)

 

O’Keefe Award for the Best Canadian film:

« Obsessed » by Robin Spry (Canada)

 

International Critics’ Award (FIPRESCI):

« My Uncle’s Legacy » by Krsto Papic

 

Ecumenical Jury Award:

« Salam Bombay » by Mira Nair (India)

Special mention of the Ecumenical Jury:

« The Dawning » by Robert Knights (Great Britain)

 


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