Award Season for Crossing Borders Projects
We’re thrilled to announce that the following four Crossing Borders projects have received awards:
Hope Frozen by Pailin Wedel (Thailand) received the Asian Side of the Doc Panorama Worldwide Award 2016, an in-kind support from Asian Side of the Doc's partners to help fund and complete the project.
Beer Brothers by Michael Chauvistré and Miriam Pucitta (Germany) was awarded the Doku-Biber 2016 for Best Documentary at the 38. Biberacher Filmfestspiele.
And at Tokyo Docs, two of last year’s Crossing Dreams/Crossing Borders projects won awards:
The Last Guardian (Stories From The Field) by Arun Bhattarai (Bhutan) and Dorottya Zurbó (Hungary) won the AIDC Award that came with a pitching trip to Melbourne.
12 Wives by Tonny Trimarsanto A, Mandy Marahimin and John Badalu won the Excellent Pitch Award and a trip to IDFA.