Awards of the Montreal World Film Festival - 1982

AWARDS - 1982 MONTREAL WORLD FILM FESTIVAL

 

JURY:

Marie-José Nat, actress (France) Président

Jaime de Arminan, director (Spain)

Mireille Dansereau, director (Canada)

Colin Higgins, director (U.S.A.)

Kashiko Kawakita, historian of cinema (Japan)

James Quinn, producer and historian of cinema (Great Britain)

David Stratton, film critic (Australia)

Kevin Thomas, film critic (U.S.A.)

 

AWARDS:

 

Feature films:

 

Grand Prix of the Americas / Best film:

« Brimstone and Treacle » by Richard Loncraine (Great Britain)

and

« Time for Revenge » by Adolfo Aristarain (Argentina)

 

First jury award:

« Liquid Sky » by Slava Tsukerman (U.S.A.)

 

Jury awards:

« The Marathon Family » by Slobodan Sijan (Yugoslavia)

and

« To Trap a Kidnapper » by Shunya Ito (Japan)

 

Best actress:

Eleonora Giorgi in the film « Borotalco » by Carlo Verdone (Italy)

 

Best actor:

Jean Rochefort in the film « L'Indiscrétion » by Pierre Lary (France)

 

Short films:

 Best short film:

« Les Photos d'Alix » by Jean Eustache (France)

 

Jury award for short:

« Players » by John Halas (Great Britain)

 

Other awards:

 

International press awards for the best Canadian feature film out of competition:

« Jouer sa vie » (The Great Chess Movie) by Gilles Carle (Canada)

« The Grey Fox » by Phillip Borsos (Canada)

 

Romy Schneider award for the young discovery of the year:

Ana Anguita in the film « Las Aventuras de Enrique Y Ana » (Spain)

 

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

« The Man From Snowy River » by George Miller (Australia)

 

Ecumenical jury award:

« Begin the Beguine » (Volver a Empezar) by José Luis Garci


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