AWARD CEREMONY AND CLOSING
CINESTAR | SATURDAY 28 OCTOBER 2023 | 20:00
After almost five days of the festival, the juries select the winners from the 43 competition films Formal and content-related criteria that were discussed while watching the films together are reflected in the reasons given for the winners. In the evening, the prizes will be ceremoniously presented by the jury members and the films that have received awards will be shown again.
The international jury and the student jury award particularly valuable films - in artistic terms and in relation to the THEME "FUTURE" The audience also has the opportunity to vote for their favourite film For the second time, the PRIZE OF THE LATÜCHT ASSOCIATION, will be awarded - by the vote of the cinema audience A total of four prizes worth 11,000 € will be awarded.
• The LATÜCHT PRIZE OF THE MINISTRY OF EDUCATION, SCIENCE AND CULTURE OF THE COUNTRY OF MECKLENBURG-VORPOMMERN goes to the film or video project that is most convincing in its overall effect in relation to the FESTIVAL THEME OF "FUTURE" and that makes full use of the creative possibilities of the medium The prize is worth 6,000 €.
• The PRIZE OF THE CITY OF NEUBRANDENBURG is for the most courageous, ARTISTICALLY and/or SOCIETALLY particularly ambitious film. The prize is endowed with 3 000 €.
• The PRIZE OF THE STUDENT WORK GREIFSWALD is awarded by students of the University of Applied Sciences Neubrandenburg and the University of Greifswald It honours the film that focuses in a special way on the FUTURE OF YOUNG PEOPLE and is endowed with 1 000 €.
• The PUBLIC PRIZE of Latücht e.V. goes to the AUDIENCE FAVOURITE among the competition films The prize is endowed with 1,000 € from the association's funds.