Award ceremony of the 27th edition of IFF "Love is Folly"

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The award ceremony of the 27th International Film Festival “Love is Folly” was held on 30th August 2019. The jury, consisting of the president Victor Chouchkov Jr. and the members Alexander Perkins, Irina Lindt, Ileana Pernes Danalache and Cigdem Sezgin, presented the following awards:

  • Honourary Diploma to Boris Lukanov for his role in the film “Trevelling Cinema”
  • Best Actress Award to María León for her role in the film “Sin Fin”, directed by César Esteban Alenda and José Esteban Alenda
  • Best Actor Award to Maximilian Brückner for his role in the film “The Most Beautiful Couple”, directed by Sven Taddicken
  • Special Jury Award For Best Director to Sven Taddicken- director of the film “The Most Beautiful Couple”
  • Grand Prix Award “Golden Aphrodite” to the film “The Violin Player”, directed by Paavo Westerberg

The remaining awards were:

  • Youth Competition Award to the film “Love, Boyden”, directed by Borislav Mihailovski
  • “Bitter Cup” Award of the Faculty of Journalism and Mass Communications at the Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”  to the documentary film “Theo’s Formula”, directed by Nikolai Vasilev
  • Critics’ Guild Award to the film “The Violin Player”, directed by Paavo Westerberg
  • Award of the Union of Bulgarian Film Makers to “The Perfect Ones”, directed by Kirill Pletnyov
  • Varna Municipality Award to “Travelling Cinema”, directed by Iliya Kostov

The prize for best script in the students’ workshop- a voucher for 100 lv. from Ciela Bookstore- was awarded to Denitsa Ruseva.