Press release, June 20, 2021

ALEXANDRE ROCKWELL AND NORIKA SEFA WIN BILDRAUSCH'S MAIN PRIZES

The awards of the 10th Bildrausch – Filmfest Basel were presented today, Sunday evening, during a hybrid award ceremony. The main prizes of the international competition went to Coming of Age stories from the USA and Kosovo. U.S. director Alexandre Rockwell won the Bildrausch Ring of Film Art for Sweet Thing. Kosovar director Norika Sefa accepted the Peter Liechti-Prize for her debut film Në kërkim të Venerës (Looking for Venera). This is not a burial, it's a resurrection by Lemohang Jeremiah Mosese, which opens in German-speaking Swiss cinemas next week, received an honorable mention.

 

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