‘Girl’, the emotional transgenderdrama of the renowned Ghent filmer Lukas Dhont, wins the “Prize of the youth for the international film 2018′ in the category Best Flemish Film. The jury that this jeugdprijzen annual grants, consists purely of young people throughout the year by the bioscoopaanbod in Flanders and Brussels to evaluate them.
Another Flemish production, the jeugdfilm ‘Rosie and Moussa of Dorothée van den Berghe, is in the eyes of this young person’s prize as the Best Film in the age group of 6 to 12 years. The echtscheidingsdrama Nos batailles’ of the Belgian filmmaker Guillaume Senez is good for a special mention.
‘Figlia Mia’ from the Italian Laura Bispuri is the Best Movie for teenagers between 13 and 16 years and ‘Love,’ Simon Greg Berlanti for young people of 17 to 21 years.
The prizes will be Sunday afternoon, presented in Ninove, together with the screening of the sprookjesfilm ‘The Shape of Water’ by Guillermo del Toro, the Golden Lion at the Venice film Festival in 2017 and quadruple Oscarfilm, good for “a special mention as filmvondst of the jury”.