Award Winners of the National Competition for Women Directors of Photography

[Translate to English:] (v.l.n.r.) Julia Daschner und Eva Katharina Bühler

After a week of viewing the final entries, the three jury members Sophie Maintigneux, Jana Marsik und Anne Misselwitz – all directors of photography themselves – have announced their decisions as regards the National Competition for Women Directors of Photography 2012. The award for best cinematography in a fiction feature film, endowed with €2,500, goes to Julia Daschner for her film Bergig which she directed as well. The award in the documentary film category, endowed with €2,500, goes to Eva Katharina Bühler for her Der weiße Schatz und die Salzarbeiter von Caquena (aka "The White Treasure and the Salt Workers from Caquena"), which she also directed. The awards are to be conferred at an official ceremony during the festival on 22 April in Cologne. The two winning films are to be screened as part of the festival programme.

More information: on the award winners and the jury decisions



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