AWARDS FOR GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT LOCARNO 2021

74th Locarno Film Festival (4 – 14 August 2021)

Concorso internazionale
Pardo d’oro, Grand Prize of the Festival of the City of Locarno to the best film
SEPERTI DENDAM, RINDU HARUS DIBAYAR TUNTAS (VENGEANCE IS MINE, ALLOTHERS PAY CASH) by Edwin (ID/SG/DE, Match Factory Productions)

Pardo for Best Direction of the City and Region of Locarno for the best directed film
Abel Ferrara for ZEROS AND ONES (DE/UK/US, Maze Pictures)

Concorso Cineasti del presente
Pardo for Best Actress
Saskia Rosendahl for NO ONE'S WITH THE CALVES (NIEMAND IST BEI DEN KÄLBERN) by Sabrina Sarabi (Weydemann Bros.)

Pardi di domani: International Competition
Special mentions

FIRST TIME (THE TIME FOR ALL BUT SUNSET – VIOLET) by Nicolaas Schmidt (ETTG.BE)

Junior Jury Awards
First Prize

NEBESA by Srdjan Dragojevic (RS/DE/MK/SI/HR/ME/BA, Ma.ja.de Filmproduktions)

Best film shown in the section Concorso Cineasti del presente
KUN MAUPAY MAN IT PANAHON (WETHER THE WEATHER IS FINE) by Carlos Manatad (PH/FR/DE, Weydemann Bros.)

Pardi di domani - special mentions
STEAKHOUSE by Špela Čadež (SI/DE/FR, Fabian& Fred)

Open Doors Shorts – special mentions

DEAR TO ME by Monica Vanesa Tedja (DE/ID, Film University Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF)

Contact: Sylva Häutle