The international jury had many awards to give at the Olympia International Film Festival for Children and Young People in Pyrgos/Greece. As best feature film they have chosen "14+" by Andrey Zaytsev (Russia, 2015).
(09.12.2015) The main actor in this film, Gleb Kalyuzhny, furthermore received the award for the best young actor. The prize for best young actress the jury gave to Fatime Azemi for her appearance in „Flocking“, written and directed by Beata Gårdeler (Sweden, 2015). Beata Gårdeler herself received both awards for best direction and for the best script.
The ECFA-Jury gave their award to the fairy tale „The Seven Ravens“ by Alice Nellis (Czech Republic, 2015), while the CIFEJ-jury voted for „Birds of Passage“ by Olivier Ringer (Belgium & France, 2015).
The children's jury has chosen "Labyrinthus" by Douglas Boswell (Belgium & The Netherlands, 2014) as best feature film for children.
Many more awards were presented, also in the Kids and Docs section, that can be found on the festival's website:
Many Awards at the Olympia Int. Film Festival for Children and Young People, (09.12.2015)
Poznan's Ale Kino Golden Goat Goes to South Korea: "How to Steal a Dog", (06.12.2015)
Oulu/Finland: Another ECFA-Award for "Operation Arctic", (23.11.2015)
Cinekid's Children's Film Awards to "The New Kid" and "The Invisible Boy", (24.10.2015)
Hungarian „Paw“ Wins the International Children Jury's Award at 20th Schlingel Chemnitz / ECFA-Award to Serbian „Enclave“, (11.10.2015)
Lucas International Children's Filmfestival Frankfurt 2015: Lucas-Award to Sri Lanka, ECFA-Award to „About a Girl“ (Germany), (04.10.2015)
Enthusiastic About Children's Film Culture, (27.09.2015)
ECFA Welcomes Delegates to Brussels, (18.09.2015)
Italian Film „Grotto“ by Micol Pallucca Wins the 6+-section in Giffoni 2015, (27.07.2015)
Zlin 2015: Olivier Ringer wins ECFA-Award and Golden Slipper for "Birds of Passage", (04.06.2015)