Finnish film takes top prize at Mannheim-Heidelberg

Article published on Nov. 30, 2009
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Article published on Nov. 30, 2009
The 58th Mannheim-Heidelberg International Film Festival (November 5-15), which showcases new talents (see news), gave its top accolade, the Grand Prize, to Klaus Härö’s Finnish film Letters to Father Jacob . The jury described it as a "genuine work of art which makes the audience feel both elated and taken seriously at the same time". Read the article and see the programme on Cineuropa.
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