21 February 2017 à 17:26
MyFrenchFilmFestival 2017 award winners
Discover the award winners from the 7th edition of MyFrenchFilmFestival!
Filmmakers' Jury Award
The winning film benefits from a cash prize of €15,000 (€5,000 awarded to the director, €5,000 to the producer, and €5,000 to the sales company).
This year for the first time, and as a special one-off event, the Filmmakers' Jury decided to honor a second film in the selection, with a Special Mention created to acknowledge the filmmaker's artistic vision in:
International Press Award
- The feature film The New Kid by Rudi Rosenberg
- The short film The Geneva Convention by Benoît Martin
The Lacoste Audience Award
This year, MyFrenchFilmFestival's audiences voted in droves (with over 50,000 votes received!). The Lacoste Audience Award thus goes to:
- The feature film Ogres by Léa Fehner, scoring an average rating of 4/5
- The short film A Town Called Panic: Back to School by Stéphane Aubier and Vincent Patar, scoring an average rating of 4.1/5. Film presented in partnership with Wallonie-Bruxelles Images (WBI).
Congratulations to all of the winning films, which will be screened on Air France flights for a period of six months.
And, above all, we would like to thank you, our viewers, for this year's excellent festival, which is the most popular edition to date on the MyFrenchFilmFestival.com platform, with over 400,000 views registered for the films in this year's lineup!
Latest update : 21 February 2017 à 17:26 CET