Chilean Film DE JUEVES A DOMINGO Wins IndieLisboa Film Fest


The Chilean film De jueves a domingo / Thursday till Sunday (pictured) by Dominga Sotomayor was the big winner of the 9th edition of the IndieLisboa International Independent Film Festival which ended today in Portugal. Sotomayor's debut feature film won the City of Lisbon Award as Best Feature Film of the festival with a cash prize of 10,000 euros. The film which also received the top prize at the Rotterdam Film Festival last January is a road movie that is set in and around the car of a middle-class family on a trip to the north of Chile.

Additionally, the Brazilian short film Praça Walt Disney by Renata Pinheiro and Sergio Oliveira received a Special Mention from the short film jury.