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Palmares 2017

International feature film competition

Over the course of twelve days, L'Étrange Festival 2017 has presented 9 World premieres, 3 International premieres, 7 European premieres and 25 French premieres,
2 «Cartes Blanches» to Caro&Jeunet and Jaume Balagueró
as well as 3 focus on Sitges' 50th birthday, Boris Szulzinger and Alex de la Iglesia (in their presence).
On Sunday, September the 17th, L'Étrange Festival is thrilled to announce the Palmares of its 23rd edition.

Grand Prix Nouveau Genre Award

In partnership avec Canal+Cinéma.
The winner of the Grand Prix Nouveau Genre Award 2017 is:
Jupiter's moon - Kornél Mundruczó – 2017 – Hungary/Germany – 123 min – Fantastic, drama – Color

Jupiter's moon poster

After Buried in 2010, Bullhead in 2011, Headhunters in 2012, The major in 2013, The voices in 2014, Schneider vs. Bax in 2015, and Headshot and They call me Jeeg Robot in 2016, Jupiter's moon will receive a cash prize award amounting to the purchase of the French premium broadcast rights by Canal+Cinéma.

Audience Award

Good manners - Juliana Rojas & Marco Dutra – 2017 – Brazil/France – 135 min – Fantastic tale – Color

Les bonnes manières

International short film competition
Grand Prix Canal+ Award

Other People's Heads - Stephen Winterhalter – USA – 13 min – Fiction – Color

Other People's Heads poster

Audience Award

Un ciel bleu presque parfait - Quarx – France – 36 min – Fiction – Color

Un ciel bleu presque parfait poster

This astonishing Palmares totally showcases the great variety of L'Étrange Festival's competitions, which again this year continues its rising with over 26 000 tickets sold.

The closing ceremony proudly ended with Mutafukaz by Guillaume Renard and Shojiro Nishimi in the presence of the movie’s team.

Prix Nouveau Genre Award 2010
Buried
Rodrigo Cortés - Spain - 2010

Prix Nouveau Genre Award 2010

Prix Nouveau Genre Award 2011
Bullhead (Rundskop)
Michaël R. Roskam - Belgium - 2011

Prix Prix Nouveau Genre Award 2011

Prix Nouveau Genre Award 2012
Audience Award 2012
Headhunters (Hodejegerne)
Morten Tyldum - Norway - 2011

Prix Nouveau Genre Award and Audience Award 2012

Prix Nouveau Genre Award 2013
The major (Mayor)
Yuriy Bykov - Russia - 2013

Prix Nouveau Genre Award 2013

Audience Award 2013
Why don't you play in hell? (Jigoku de naze warui)
Sono Sion - Japan - 2013

Audience Award 2013

Prix Nouveau Genre Award 2014
Audience Award 2014
The voices
Marjane Satrapi - États-Unis - 2014

Prix Nouveau Genre Award and Audience Award 2014

Grand Prix Nouveau Genre Award 2015
Schneider vs. Bax
Alex van Warmerdam - Netherlands - 2015

Grand Prix Nouveau Genre Award 2015

Audience Award 2015
Moonwalkers
Antoine Bardou-Jacquet - France, Belgium - 2015

Audience Award 2015

Grand Prix Nouveau Genre Award 2016 Ex-Aequo
Headshot
The Mo Brothers - Indonesia - 2016

Grand Prix Nouveau Genre Award 2016

Grand Prix Nouveau Genre Award 2016 Ex-Aequo
They Call Me Jeeg (Lo chiamavano Jeeg Robot)
Gabriele Mainetti - Italia - 2015

Grand Prix Nouveau Genre Award 2016 Ex-Aequo

Audience Award 2015
Endliess poetry (Poesía sin fin)
Alejandro Jodorowsky - Chile, Japan, France - 2015

Audience Award 2016