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BIFF Winner plays New York Festival

BIFF festival winner HAMBURG HAMBURG will play at the top Human Rights Film festival.  The New York-based 23rd Human Rights Watch Film Festival (a co-presentation of Human Rights Watch and the Film Society of Lincoln Center) has locked down its full lineup of 16 documentary and fiction films from 12 counrtries, 14 of which will be making their New York premieres at the Lincoln Center’s Walter Reade Theater. This year’s program is organized around five themes: health, development and the environment, LGBT and migrants’ rights, personal testimony and witnessing, reporting in crises, and women’s rights.

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BIFF Winners for 2012

BIFF 2012 announces winners:

Narrative Feature (budget over €150k)
WAR ZONE
Director: Tommy de Ferro: Country: USA

Narrative Feature (budget under €150k)
MY LAST NIGHT ALIVE
Director: Lara Axelsson: Country: Denmark

Narrative Feature (under €15k)
HEMMINGWAY
Director: Gregory Tsykov : Country: France

Documentary Feature
WAR CRIMINAL
Director: P. Paddae : Country: UK

Short Documentary (under 30 minutes)
HAMBURG HAMBURG
Director: Hauke Pultz : Country: Germany

Lesbian and Gay Film
IN AND OUT
Director: Michele D’arby : Country: Belgium

Experimental Film (under 30 minutes)
CATTLEMAN
Director: Gary Wilson : Country: Austrailia

Short Film (under 50 minutes)
AFFAIRS
Director: Andy Norton : Country: USA

Short Short (under 5 minutes)
LICK OF PAINT
Director: Anna Prekov : Country: Russia

Animated Short (under 50 minutes)
ZIPPY
Director: SIgne Torhiem : Country: Norway

Music Video
GASTLY
Director: Baylor Velles : Country: Peru

Feature Screenplay
SHE SELLS SEA SHELLS
Writer: Marco Velletil : Country: Malta

Short Screenplay (under 50 pages)
BY MY HAND
Writer: Allison Johnson : Country: USA