IV MOSCOW
INTERNATIONAL
EXPERIMENTAL
FILM FESTIVAL
JULY 10–14, 2019
 

IV MOSCOW INTERNATIONAL EXPERIMENTAL FILM FESTIVAL

will take place on July 10-14, 2019 in Moscow and feature an international competition programme, retrospectives of world-famous filmmakers, special screenings, Q&A's, lectures and audio-visual performances.

MIEFF 2019 AWARD WINNERS

Main Award
Past Perfect
Portugal | 2018 | 23 min
Jorge Jacome

Jury statement: «We wanted to choose a group of works that deal with complex global issues and also capture the experimental free spirit of this festival. Our first prize goes to Past Perfect, which stood out for its unique aesthetic poetry and outstanding artistic vision».
Kodak Film Prize
Red film
USA | 2018 | 13 min
Sara Cwynar

Jury statement: «For the artist's expressive investigations into capitalist mechanisms of identity formation through colour».
«Coming World» Garage Museum Prize
No history in a room filled with people with funny names 5
Thailand, USA | 2018 | 31 min
Korakrit Arunanondchai

Jury statement: «For his ongoing series of works that weave together past, present, and future through autobiography, spirituality, natural phenomena, Thai culture, and cutting-edge technology».
Cosmosfilm Post-Production Prize
Sound drifts
France | 2019 | 8 min
Stefano Canapa

Jury statement: «Film for the ears or search for and development of new neurons of the media perception, there is no classical image and music, there are no captions and subtitles, there is no voiceover, but there is the film. Such films need to be protected and sent to cosmos».
Special Jury Mention
After Scarcity
Switzerland | 2018 | 32 min
Bahar Noorizadeh

Jury statement: «For their research-based practice which reactualises forgotten Soviet cybernetic experiments, and searches for a new visual language to engage with issues caused by contemporary economic conditions».
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