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The Special Jury Prize goes to Teza

 Teza missed the Golden Lion for best pictures but was compensated with the Special Jury Prize and OSELLA for Best Screenplay.It is really something to crow about!Here is the report.
The special jury prize went to Ethiopian filmmaker Haile Gerima, 62, for “Teza,” his attempt to reconcile an idyllic childhood with modern realities in the Horn of Africa country when it was under the heel of the dictator Mengistu.The film also won a nod for the screenplay that contrasted life in a remote Ethiopian village with the hubbub of modern Germany.

Read full story in the Sydney Morning Herald.

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