Poland’s Camerimage fest wrapped Saturday with the Golden Frog top prize for “On Body and Soul,” a Hungarian story of shared dreams filmed by Mate Herbai and directed by Ildiko Enyedi.
The jury, headed by British director Michael Apted
, honored Russian family drama “Loveless
,” with cinematography by Mikhail Krichman
and directing by Andrei Zvyagintsev (“Leviathan
”), with a Silver Frog, while the Bronze Frog went to Angelina Jolie
’s account of the Cambodian guerilla war, “First They Killed My Father,” filmed by Anthony Dod Mantle
The jury honored Warwick Thornton
’s “Sweet Country
,” an Australian outback thriller filmed by Dylan River
and Thornton, with the Fipresci award, while “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri,” shot by Ben Davis
and directed by Martin McDonagh
, won the fest’s first-ever audience prize.
The gala closing ceremony at the Opera Nova hall in Bydgoszcz topped a week of 283 film screenings and scores of workshops, filmmaker talks and