Lukas Dhont, the director of the Cannes award-winning ‘Girl’, should zoetjesaan high of the tower blow: his feature debut, won today the Golden Tower, the prize for the best film at the European film Festival in the Serbian Palic. Dhont occurs in the footsteps of Ken Loach, Theo Angelopoulos, and Krzysztof Zanussi, who had previously been a Golden Tower in reception should take.
‘Girl’ was in may at the world premiere in the Un Certain Regard section of the Cannes film Festival and was one of the most remarkable events of the last film festival. The film was allowed with four prizes, including the prize for the Best acting performance for protagonist Victor Pad, the Queer Palm, the Fipresci prize of film criticism, and the prestigious Caméra d’or for best debut feature.
Since then, the film on an international route is busy, with selections for festivals such as Karlovy Vary and Odessa and a nomination for the LUX Film prize of the European Parliament.
On October 9, opens ‘Girl’ is the Film Fest Gent, which distributor Lumière, the film on 17 October in the Belgian cinemas.