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The International Competition (feature films) jury is composed of Pascale Bussières, Louise Lecavalier and Félix Dufour-Laperrière.
Presented by Quebecor
Best feature film of the competition ($15,000 cash from Québecor)
2020 Winner: Atlantis - Valentyn Vasyanovych
Best actor or actress in a feature film of the compétition
Recognizes a work that stands out for its daring aesthetics, creative use of new technologies and/or groundbreaking treatment of a sensitive subject matter.
2020 Winner: Êxtase - Moara Passoni
The International Competition (short films) jury is composed of Carmine Pierre-Dufour, Deragh Campbell and Odile Joannette.
Présented by TFO
Best short film of the competition ($5,000 cash)
2020 Special Mention: Red Aninsri; or, Tiptoeing on The Still Trembling Berlin wall - Ratchapoom Boonbunchachoke
2020 Winner: Filipiñana - Rafael Manuel
The National competition (feature films) jury is composed of Evelyne de la Chenelière, Timothée Donay and Ewa Puszczynska.
Presented by Post Moderne
Best feature film of the competition ($1,000 cash from FNC and $15,000 in equipment rental and post-production services awarded by Post-Moderne)
2020 Winner: Judy Versus Capitalism - Mike Hoolboom
Presented by Québecor
To showcase an outstanding film of the competition ($30,000 in advertising services from Québecor)
2020 Winner: Sin la Habana - Kaveh Nabatian
The National competition (short films) jury is composed of Mathieu Janssen, Sarah Schlüssel et Mathilde Delaunay.
2020 Special Mention: Benjamin, Benny, Ben - Paul Shkordoff
Presented by CineGround
Best short film of the competition ($7,500 in post-production services awarded by CineGround).
2020 Winner: Écume - Omar Elhamy
Presented by SLA Location
Best short film of the competition ($5,000 in film equipment rental awarded by SLA Location)
2020 Winner: Comme une comète - Ariane Louis-Seize
The FIPRESCI Jury is composed of Daniel Medeiros, Jasmina Šepetavc et Victor Stiff.
Presented by FIPRESCI
Best first feature from any section.
2020 Winner: Last and First Men - Jóhann Jóhannsson
Best feature film of the competition
2020 Winner: Red Post on Escher Street de Sion Sono
The "Les nouveaux alchimistes" (feature films) jury is composed of Karl Lemieux, Jacquelyn Mills and Erin Weisgerber.
Presented by MAIN FILM
Best feature film of the competition ($1,000 cash from Main Film)
2020 Winner: Khamsin - Grégoire Orio & Grégoire Couvert
The "Les nouveaux alchimistes" (short films) jury is composed of Justine Smith, Julie Vaillancourt and Claire Valade.
Best international short film of the competition ($1,000 cash from FNC)
2020 Winner: How to disappear - Total Refusal
Presented by MAIN FILM and AQCC
Best short film of the competition ($5,000 in creative residency at Main Film and $500 cash from AQCC).
2020 Winner: Barcelona Burning - Theodore Ushev
Best animated short film of the competition (A professional license worth $1,900).
2020 Winner: Serial Parallels - Max Hattler
The P'tits Loups jury is composed of young movie lovers (8-12 y.o.).
Best short film of the competition according to a jury of young moviegoers (aged 8-12)
2020 Winner: À la mode - Jean Lecointre
The "Rencontres pancanadiennes du cinéma étudiant" jury is composed of Sophie Dupuis, Jean-Christophe J. Lamontagne and Carlos David Velandia Vargas.
Presented by Netflix
Best student short film ($2,000 grant awarded by Netflix and a research and creation residency in collaboration with the invited international school)
2020 Winner: Danica’s Mom - Kennedy Kao (University of Toronto)
The FNC Explore jury is composed of Annick Blanc, Charlotte Corchète and Victoire Thevenin.
Most Innovative 6DoF Animation ($1,000 cash from FNC)
2020 Winner: The Book of Distance - Randall Okita
Best 360 Virtual Reality Artwork ($1,000 cash from FNC)
2020 Winner: O - Qiu Yang
Presented by Netflix
Best film pitch for first feature and medium length fiction projects in development ($10,000 prize awarded by Netflix)
2020 Winner: Les enfants du large
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