The Eastern Star Award looks to recognize someone from the world of cinema who, like the Trieste Film Festival, has contributed to the building of bridges between Eastern and Western Europe through their work.
The Cinema Warrior - Cultural Resistance Award recognizes the persistance, sacrifice and the folly of 'warriors', be they alone, an association or a festival that works - or better still: fights - behind the scenes, for Cinema.
E LIVIO JACOB
SNCCI Award to the Best Film
by Paul Verhoeven
STORIES FROM THE CHESTNUT WOODS
director: Gregor Božič
producer: Marina Gumzi, Igor Princic
100 TRIPS AROUND THE SUN
director: Víctor Cruz
producer: Fito Pochat