PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARDS IFF PANAMÁ 2017

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

People’s Choice Copa Airlines Award for best fiction film from Iberoamerica

 

Aquarius
dir. Kleber Mendonça Filho 

 


People's Choice Mastercard Award for best film from Central America and the Caribbean 

 

La Matamoros
dir. Delfina Vidal

 


 

People’s Choice Revista K Award for best documentary film 

 

Bellas de noche
dir. María José Cuevas

 


PRIMERA MIRADA

Sponsored by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)

First Prize

 

COCOTE
dir. Nelson Carlos De Los Santos (República Dominicana)

 

  • Cash prize of $7500 and screening at Marché du Film in Cannes, May 2017
  • Copy in DCP courtesy by Reaktor Post 

 


Second Prize

 

Una noche de calypso
dir. Fernando Muñoz (Panamá)

 

  • $7500 cash prize
  • Copy in DCP courtesy by Reaktor Post 

 


 

The other two contestants of Primera Mirada will also receive a copy in DCP of their film courtesy of Reaktor Post production house from San Juan, Puerto Rico.

The IFF Panama Foundation
The International Film Festival of Panama Foundation (IFF Panama Foundation) is a non-profit organization created to support the International Film Festival of Panama while promoting cultural and educational activities as an integral part of the event. The Festival is supported primarily by the Ministerio de Comercio e Industrias (MICI), the Dirección General de Cine (DICINE), the Autoridad de Turismo de Panamá, Mastercard®, Copa Airlines, Stella Artois, Revista K, TVN and Telemetro, among other generous sponsors.