Festival Awards EXTRACTS 2020
As part of "EXTRACTS: Local Artists Shorts at OÖ Kulturquartier", the festival prizes CROSSING EUROPE Innovative Award – Local Artist (€ 3.500,- powered by OÖ Landes-Kultur GmbH) and CREATIVE REGION MUSIC VIDEO Award (€ 1.500,- powered by CREATIVE REGION Linz & Upper Austria) will be awarded at the awards ceremony on 10 October in the Ursulinensaal / Upper Austria Kulturquartier on October 10, 2020 (8:30 p.m. | free admission!)
Jury Local Artists: Anna Ladinig (Festival Director IFFI - Int. Film Festival Innsbruck), Anna Prischl (Co-Artistic Director International Youth Media Festival YOUKI, Wels) and Siniša Vidović (producer and director).
Program information Local Artists Shorts and film descriptions: HERE
Film descriptions as PDF: HERE
CROSSING EUROPE Innovative Award - Local Artist
€ 3.500,- powered by OÖ Landes-Kultur GmbH
All the films/videos that are presented in the LOCAL ARTISTS program section participate in the competition. In 2020, an expert jury will award the CROSSING EUROPE Innovative Award - Local Artist to the director of the award-winning film from the short film programs.
CREATIVE REGION Music Video Award
€ 1.500 powered by CREATIVE REGION Linz & Upper Austria
The Competition Local Artist jury gives out the CREATIVE REGION Music Video Award powered by the CREATIVE REGION Linz & Upper Austria and Crossing Europe. The choice is between all the music videos presented in the program section Local Artists 2020 made by a director living/working in Linz or Upper Austria, respectively.
FESTIVAL AWARDS CEREMONY Local Artists Shorts 2020
SAT, 10 October 2020, 8:30 pm
Ursulinensaal / OÖ Kulturquartier
>> Here you can find all award recipients for 2020.
Festival Awards 2020
Competition - Fiction
CROSSING EUROPE Award - Best Fiction Film
€ 5.000 powered by Linz Kultur
CROSSING EUROPE Audience Award - Best Fiction Film
€ 5.000 powered by Federal Province of Upper Austria / Department of Culture
This section with nine to eleven new feature films offers a significant selection of current European young cinema dealing with contemporary subjects. This meant-to-be fresh and original section is open to first and second films of a director only and an Austrian premiere is mandatory.
Competition - Documentary
CROSSING EUROPE Social Awareness Award - Best Documentary
AWARD for social relevance of a European documentary film
€ 5.000 powered by gfk - Gesellschaft für Kulturpolitik Oberösterreich
The CROSSING EUROPE Social Awareness Award - Best Documentary is given out to one of the documentary films from the section CROSSING EUROPE Competition - Documentary with a minimum length of 60 minutes and with socio-political/social relevance, which is an Austrian premiere and produced in 2019/20. The award goes to the director of the prize-winning film.
CROSSING EUROPE Award – YAAAS! Youth Jury
€ 3.000,- powered by Crossing Europe
This Competition sections contains six current European feature-length films, selected by a group of juveniles, the so-called YAAAS! Young Programmers. The YAAAS! Youth Jury awards the prize to one of these films.
Competition - Local Artist
CROSSING EUROPE Award - Local Artist
€ 5.000 powered by the Federal Province of Upper Austria / Department of Culture
€ 2.000 Voucher The Grand Post – Audio & Picture Post Production
With this competition section CROSSING EUROPE presents recent films from Upper Austria.