Cinema - Awards

SIGNIS Awards Compassion and Growth at the Filmfest DC 2015 in Washington

Washington DC, April 26, 2015 (SIGNIS) - The SIGNIS Prize at Filmfest DC 2015, held in Washington DC from April 16 to 26, was awarded to Me and Earl and the Dying Girl by Alfonso Gomez-Rejon (USA). "This American film directed by Alfonso (...) >> read more
Cinema - Awards

Interreligious Prize in Visions du Réel 2015 Goes to "Mothers of Gods"

Nyon, April 25, 2015 (SIGNIS/Interfilm) - At the 46th documentary Festival "Visions du Réel" in Nyon (Switzerland), The Interreligious Jury awards its Prize, endowed with 5000.‐ CHF by the Swiss Catholic Church and Médias‐pro, the (...) >> read more

"Effective Communication Brings Change" in Papua New Guinea

Port Moresby, April 17, 2015 (Fr Ariel Macatangay sdb, Principal DBTI) - Internationally acclaimed Vatican Radio Program Director Sean Patrick Lovett and SIGNIS Services Rome Director Fr. Fabrizio Colombo, held a conference on "Effective (...) >> read more
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WACC-SIGNIS Human Rights Award 2014 goes to “Taxi”

Toronto/Brussels, April 17, 2015 - The WACC-SIGNIS Human Rights Award 2014 has gone to the film Taxi directed by Jafar Panahi (Iran, 2014), a feature-length documentary highlighting contemporary society in Iran. "Taxi", by Jafar Panahi © Jafar (...) >> read more
Cinema - Awards

Chinese film “River Road” Wins SIGNIS Award at Hong Kong International Film Festival 2015

Hong Kong, April 3, 2015 (SIGNIS) - The SIGNIS Award at the 39 edition of Hong Kong International Film Festival (HKIFF), went to River Road, directed by Li Ruijun (China). The trophy was presented during the awards gala with applause from more (...) >> read more