Talented Young Critics

June 28, 2015
Talented Young Critics


Siegfried KracauerSiegfried Kracauer Prize 2015

For the second time, the German Association of Film Critics together with the Film Subsidising Funds of Baden-Wuerttemberg awarded the "Siedfried Kracauer Prize" for the best film review (in Germany). The prize is named after the sociologist and film theoretician Siegfried Kracauer (1889-1966) who had a big influence on German film criticism in the 60s and 70s. The award includes a 15,000 euro prize. The award went ex aequo to Andreas Busche and Toby Ashraf. Sven von Reden was given a grant of monthly 1.000 Euro for one year, to realise film critic projects. (k.e.)

Photo: Sven von Reden, Toby Ashraf, Andreas Busche (from left)