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Italian Film „Grotto“ by Micol Pallucca Wins the 6+-section in Giffoni 2015

In Giffoni, where an international jury of 3.600 young people decides about the awards, „Grotto“ by Micol Pallucca (Italy, 2015) received the Gryphon-award for the best film for children from 6 years on.

(27.07.2015) The 2nd best voting in the 6+-category received „The Amazing Wiplala“ by Tim Ollehoek (The Netherlands, 2014).

In the 10+-section „Labyrinthus“ by Douglas Boswell (Belgium, 2014) was the winner followed by „The Shamer’s Daughter“ by Kenneth Kains (Denmark, 2015).

„Sanctuary“ by Marc Brummond (Germany, 2015) received the award in the 13+-section, second best was „Beatles“ by Peter Flinth (Norway, 2014). Best film in the 16+-section was „All the wilderness“ by Michael Johnson (USA, 2014), second best „Standing Tall“ by Emmanuelle Bercot (France, 2015)

Among the short films for younger children „Captain Fish“ by John Banana (France, 2014) won in the short-length films section addressed to 3+-jurors; „The Wish Fish“ by Karel Janaj (Czech Republic, 2015) was awarded as best film in the 6+-section, followed by „The Present“ by Jacob Frey (Germany, 2014) as the second best. In the 10+-section „The Red Thunder“ by Alvaro Ron (USA, 2015) ranks first before „Two Left Feet“ by Isabella Salvetti (Italy, 2015).

Many more awards can be found on the festival’s website:




Italian Film „Grotto“ by Micol Pallucca Wins the 6+-section in Giffoni 2015, (27.07.2015)

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ECFA-Award at FIFEM Montreal for "Operation Arctic", (10.03.2015)

Cross Video Days Call for Animation, Youth & Education projects, (02.03.2015)

"Jack" wins ECFA-Award at Europees Jeugdfilmfestival Vlaanderen, (25.02.2015)

"My Skinny Sister" Wins Berlin's Generation 2015, (14.02.2015)

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