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Critics Week winners

Semaine de la Critique named its winners overnight, favouring South American titles in the feature awards.

Land and Shade

Cesar Augusto Acevedo’s double prize winner Land and Shade

Critics Week also awards the Camera d’Or, for a first feature presented in the Official Selection, Directors’ Fortnight or Critic’s Week. The winner is named as part of the festival’s closing ceremony.

The 2015 Semaine de la Critique award winners were:

The Nespresso Grand Prize
Paulina, Santiago Mitre

France 4 Visionary Award
Land And Shade, César Augusto Acevedo

Sony Cinealta Discovery Prize For Short Film
Varicella (Chickenpox), Fulvio Risuleo

Gan Foundation
(for distribution of a first or second feature film in France: €20,000)
The Wakhan Front, Clément Cogitore

SACD Award
(Authors Society award for features: €4,000)
Land And Shade, César Augusto Acevedo

Canal+ Award For Short Film
Ramona, Andrei Crețulescu

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