Flanders International Film Festival Ghent

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The Flanders International Film Festival Ghent (Dutch: Internationaal Film Festival van Vlaanderen – Gent) was created in 1974. It takes place every year in October. The film festival is famous for its focus on film music, with the World Soundtrack Awards as the highlight.

Award winners[edit]

Grand Prix for Best Film[edit]

Year Winner Director Country
2000 Love's a Bitch (Amores perros) Alejandro González Iñárritu  Mexico
2001 Atanarjuat: The Fast Runner Zacharias Kunuk  Canada
2002 The Man Without a Past (Mies vailla menneisyyttä) Aki Kaurismäki  Finland
2003 In America Jim Sheridan  Ireland
2004 Nobody Knows (Dare mo shiranai) Hirokazu Koreeda  Japan
2005 The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada Tommy Lee Jones  United States /  France
2006 Ten Canoes Rolf de Heer  Australia
2007 The Counterfeiters (Die Fälscher) Stefan Ruzowitzky  Austria /  Germany
2008 The Market: A Tale of Trade (Pazar: Bir Ticaret Masalı) Ben Hopkins  Turkey /  Germany
2009 Eyes Wide Open (Einayim Pkuhot) Haim Tabakman  Israel
2010 When We Leave (Die Fremde) Feo Aladag  Germany
2011 Elena Andrey Zvyagintsev  Russia
2012 Tabu Miguel Gomes  Portugal
2013 The Selfish Giant Clio Barnard  United Kingdom
2014 Gente de bien Franco Lolli  Colombia

Audience award "Port of Ghent"[edit]

Year Winner Director Country
2014 Pride Matthew Warchus  United Kingdom