The in Belgium living Macedonian director Teona Strugar Mitevska has today with her film “God Exists, Her Name Is Petrunya” two nevencompetities of the Berlin film festival won. The most important awards on the film festival will tonight be awarded.
“God exists, her name is Petrunya” won the competition of the ecumenical jury and also received the prize of the German filmgilde. The film tells the on true facts based story of a woman who has previously had happen to be rebels against a mannentraditie. The print is also true if one of the contenders on a Golden Bear.
There were Saturday even though people’s choice awards were awarded to “Systemprenger” von Nora Fingscheidt (audience award from the Berlin Morgenpost) and “kinds of monsters appear” by Marius Olteanu (audience award of the Tagesspiegel). The Amnesty International film prize went to the Brazilian film “Espero tua (re)volta” by Eliza Capai.
Tonight, knows the jury of the Berlinale, under the leadership of the French actress Juliette Binoche its top prizes, the Golden and Silver Bears. Pronounced favorites among the competition films at the 69th edition of the international film festival of Berlin.