Press Release #6/23

Festival Awards 2023

30.04.2023 // The Awards Ceremony of the 20th edition of the CROSSING EUROPE Film Festival Linz took place today in the Ursulinensaal of the OK Linz, the atmospheric evening was hosted by Miriam Hie.
In the presence of jury members, numerous film guests, industry representatives and the trade press from Austria and abroad, as well as representatives of funding partners, sponsors and representatives of cultural policy – a.o  Elisabeth Manhal, State deputy, on behalf of the Governor of the Federal Province of Upper Austria Thomas Stelzer, Dietmar Prammer, City Councilor, on behalf of Mayor Klaus Luger, Mario Hofer, Municipal Councilor, on behalf of City Councilor Doris Lang-Mayerhofer, Petra Schmekal, Gutenberg-Werbering, Liliana Nelska, VdFS, Kathrin Weiß, Creative Region Linz & Upper Austria, Marco Zinz, Managing Director The Grand Post – Audio & Picture Post Production, Joshua Jádi, FilmFestival Cottbus, Germany – on behalf of MIOB – Festival Network Moving Images Open Borders – the CROSSING EUROPE AWARDS (cash & non-cash prizes worth € 26,500) and the MIOB New Vision Award 2023 (€ 3000) were presented, festival directors Sabine Gebetsroither and Katharina Riedler drew a very positive balance in the anniversary year.

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