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Free Spirit Film Festival 2017

Free Sprit Film Festival 2017 - 27 to 31 October

Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama meeting the film directors and team members of the 13th Free Spirit Film Festival at his residence in McLeod Ganj, India, on 1 November 2017.
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The 13th edition of the Free Spirit Film Festival was concluded successfully in McLeod Ganj, India, on 31 October 2017. A total of 24 brand new films from around the world were screened. The audience were also from all over the world.

The winners of the awards in this year's festival are:

Best Picture: Eni

By Ashvin Meshram Nigeria 2017 | Feature | 02:05:03

Best Director: Paweł Podlejski for Consolation

By Paweł Podlejski Poland 2016 | Feature | 01:16:00

Best Screenplay: Consolation

By Paweł Podlejski Poland 2016 | Feature | 01:16:00

Best Cinematography: The Last Sun Of The Night

By Matteo Scarfò Italy 2016 | Feature | 01:46:48

Best Documentary: One Way Home

By Qingzi Fan China 2017 | Documentary | 29:58

Best Short Film: Two Brothers

By RB Singh India 2017 | Short | 20:00

Best Editing: Gull

By Doug Kass Odessa United States 2017 | Super short | 1:43

Best Music: World Peace

By Holger Klussmann Germany 2017 | Documentary | 01:29:12

Best Art Direction: The End of Wind

By Fog Forest China 2017 | Feature | 01:08:37

Best Original Concept: World Peace

By Holger Klussmann Germany 2017 | Documentary | 01:29:12

Audience Award: Mum

By Akash Mihani India 2017 | Short | 12:49

Special Mention: Karma

By Gazal Jeet (Simran) India 2017 | Super short | 8:00

Special Jury Prize: Eni

By Ashvin Meshram Nigeria 2017 | Feature | 02:05:03

Lobsang Wangyal
Director

Film Summaries | The Schedule

The Festival

Fri 27 to Tue 31 October
6pm onwards, Hotel Tibet
Rs 200 per evening

Film Summaries | The Schedule

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