Audience award (Knack Publieksprijs) for Life, Animated10 May
With all votes counted, Life, Animated wins the DOCVILLE Audience Award, after winning the Award for Best International Documentary as well.
Film about autism wins Jury Award at DOCVILLE9 May
On Saturday, May 7th, the 12th edition of DOCVILLE was festively concluded with the Belgian premiere of 'Where to Invade Next' by Michael Moore. At the beginning of the evening the winners of the competition were announced. The Jury Prize for Best International Documentary, purchased by CANVAS, went to the touching ‘Life, Animated’ by Roger Ross Williams, who had already been selected for DOCVILLE once before, in 2014 with ‘God Loves Uganda’. 'Life, Animated' tells the story of the autistic Owen Suskind who connects to his parents using quotes from Disney movies. 'Life, Animated' has already won several awards including at the Sundance Film Festival (USA).
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