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Press Releases 2007


Feb 16, 2007:
Generation: A Crystal Bear for the Best Film in the 14plus Competition

The Youth Jury of 14plus, the youth film competition of the 57th Berlin International Film Festival, awards a Crystal Bear for Best Feature Film and a Special Mention to the following films:

The Crystal Bear for the Best Feature Film goes to:

Adama Meshuga'at by Dror Shaul

“Is it possible to combine individuality and freedom with the desire for company? The authentic depiction of a close mother-son-relationship and the quest for a way of one´s own has moved us deeply. The Crystal Bear for the Best Feature Film goes to ADAMA MESHUGA’aT by Dror Shaul.“

A Special Mention goes to:

The Fall by Tarsem Singh

“We will long remember the impressive images which link the dreamlike fantasy-world with the tough reality. The amazing lead actress has managed to enchant us and cast a spell on us for 110 minutes. A Special Mention goes to the film THE FALL by Tarsem Singh.”

The members of the Youth Jury were:

Lena-Lotte Agger, Silvia Dudek, Elif Erönder, Till Gerber, Adam Heise, Jean-Marc Philippe Montag, Ruby Reimann

The award ceremony will be held at the Zoo Palast on February 16 , 2007 at 5 p.m.

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February 16, 2007