News 16 SEP 2020

Two films from Wallonia-Brussels awarded at Molodist

The 2020 edition of the biggest film festival in Ukraine, the Kyiv International Film Festival, that is specialized in first films, both short and feature-length, ended on august 30th 2020.

Two films from Wallonia-Brussels have been awarded at this year’s Molodist, the Kyiv International Film Festival. In the short competition, Among the Almond Trees by Marie Le Floc’h, produced by Hélicotronc, has received the Special Jury Mention.

"Tomorrow, Maysan has a very important administrative appointment for her family. But Iyad, her husband, has a question she is not ready to hear."
- Among the Almond Trees

In the Full-length competition, Two of Us by Filippo Meneghetti, co-produced by Tarantula and Artémis Productions, has received the Audience Award FiPRESCI Jury diploma.

"Nina and Madeleine, two retired women, have been secretly deeply in love for decades. From everybody’s point of view, including Madeleine’s family, they are simply neighbors living on the top floor of their building. They come and go between their two apartments, sharing the tender delights of everyday life together, until the day their relationship is turned upside down by an unexpected event leading Madeleine’s daughter to slowly unveil the truth about them."
- Two of Us