RIDM 2014 Wrap-Up

ridm 2014 wrap upThe RIDM, Montreal International Documentary Film Festival, ended over the weekend and after screening 145 films alongside some parallel running special events you have to say that it was an overwhelming success.  This was the 17th edition and at Concordia’s Hall Theatre Sunday night they handed out all the awards.  Here is a list of the winners:

 

STUDENT AWARD

L’oeuvre des jours by Bruno Baillargeon

SPECIAL MENTION

Juanicas by Karina Garcia Casanova

 

BEST INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM

Atlantis by Ben Russell

 

BEST INTERNATIONAL MEDIUM-LENGTH FILM

Metaphor or Sadness Inside Out by Catarina Vasconcelos

 

BEST NEW TALENT FROM QUEBEC/CANADA

Everything Will Be by Julia Kwan

SPECIAL MENTION

Juanicas by Karina Garcia Casanova

 

GRAND PRIZE FOR BEST CANADIAN FEATURE

Sol by Marie-Hélène Cousineau & Susan Avingaq

SPECIAL MENTION

La marche à suivre by Jean-François Caissy

 

WOMEN INMATES AWARD

Examen d’État by Dieudo Hamadi

BEST EDITING IN AN INTERNATIONAL FEATURE

Letters to Max by Éric Baudelaire

 

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY IN AN INTERNATIONAL FEATURE

Les tourmentes by Pierre-Yves Vandeweerd

 

GRAND PRIZE FOR BEST INTERNATIONAL FEATURE

Once Upon a Time by Kazim Öz

SPECIAL MENTION

Examen d’État by Dieudo Hamadi

 

PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD

CITIZENFOUR by Laura Poitras

 

PRIX MAGNUS ISACSSON

The Secret Trial 5 by Amar Wala

SPECIAL MENTION

De prisons en prisons by Steve Patry

 

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