The 12th edition of the International Cinema Festival was held in Alicante between 29th of May and 5th of June, offering a wide variety of workshops, activities and movie screenings for all.
The Festival had competition sessions both for short and long films, and throughout the week lots of cinema-related activities were organized all over the city. All of the participating movies were screened in the Panoramis Cinema.
Last Friday the awards were finally presented at the closing gala held at the Caja Mediterraneo Foundation Culture Room, right next to the Hotel Alamo.
The biggest winner of the night was Zoe Berruatua´s The Bad Heroes movie, receiving four of the main awards: the Golden Tesela for the best long film, and the Silver Teselas for the best director, best actress(Beatriz Medina) and best actors(Jorge Clemento and Emilio Palacios).
When it came to the short films, Oscar Bernacer´s Bikini got the main award, automatically allowing him to compete in the Goya Awards – the newest festival participation perk. The award for best European short went to the Danish Listen, and the best short animation was presented to A Single Life by Job Joris.
The gala ended with the presentation of Music for image award to Pablo Miyar and All one life to Alvaro de Luna for his profesional achievements .
Besides, this year saw the introduction of a new festival section – Street Cinema. Locals and visitors could enjoy fresh air movie screenings in different neighborhoods such as Argel Square, Town Hall, Lo Morant Park and many others.
Which International Cinema Festival events did you attend?
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