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FESTIVAL PRIZES OF THE XXXIV PÄRNU FILM FESTIVAL


The organizers of the festival will nominate the jury members,
who are outstanding film makers and professionals in the field from different countries.

There are 4 categories of competition:

INTERNATIONAL DOCUMENTARY COMPETITION
• Grand Prize of the festival for the best artistic achievement
• The best film on survival of indigenous peoples
• The best scientific audiovisual recording of rituals
• The best short documentary
• The best music film and/or
• The best art film

DOCS FOR KIDS
• The best children documentary

NATIONAL DOCUMENTARY COMPETITION
• The best Estonian documentary

TV-COMPETITION on Estonian Television
• The Estonian People’s Award (according to TV-voting)
During the festival, a selected program of six outstanding documentaries will be broadcast on Estonian TV.
During the last night of festival broadcasting, the TV-audience will vote for the best film to be awarded with the ESTONIAN PEOPLE’S AWARD.

The jury may grant Special Jury Awards.
Winners of the XXXIII Pärnu Film Festival: Andrei Kutsila, Lilah Markman, Kira Jääskeläinen and Mattias Veermets (in the name of film director Eeva Mägi).