46th Mannheim-Heidelberg International Filmfestival

46th Mannheim-Heidelberg International Filmfestival, Germany (October 10 - October 18, 1997)

Mannheim-Heidelberg International Filmfestival: www.iffmh.de

FIPRESCI PRIZE

Love Is as Strong as Death Silna, kak smert, lyubov Love Is as Strong as Death
(Russia, 1997, 98 mins) Jury: Jan Aghed (Sweden) , Annemieke Hendriks (Netherlands) , Tadeusz Sobolewski (Poland) , Caliman Calin Nicolae (Romania) , Günter H. Jekubzik (Germany)

International Sales:
Dreamscanner Production
Dreamscanner Ligorskij Prospekt 110-72, St. Petersburg
Tel. 323-953-8520
Fax: 801-640-3026 
E-mail: europe@dreamscanner.com
Web: www.dreamscanner.com

Motivation
"for his sharp moral and social perspective and the strong, expressive visual language which characterize the film's view of contemporary Russian society."

Orbis Pictus Orbis Pictus Orbis Pictus

by Martin Sulik  

(Slovakia, 1997, 107 mins)

International Sales:
In Film Praha s.r.o. Žitná 23 110 00 Prague 1
Tel. +420 222 515 357
E-mail: infilm@infilm.cz
Web: www.infilm.cz

M
otivation
"for the richness of themes and characters in a story told like a fairy tale in an absurdistic vein and in an entertaining yete also poetic and meaningful way."