Visar Morina's "Father" Awarded in Karlovy Vary
The international jury of Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (July 3-11) composed of Tim League, Angelina Nikonova, Ólafur Darri Ólafsson, Hengameh Panahi and Ondřej Zach decided to award Visar Morina with the Best Director Award for his debut feature film project "Father".
The film also received Europa Cinemas Label Award for Best European film, awarded by the Europa Cinemas Network.
The film tells the story of a 10-year-old boy who follows his father on a dramatic journey from Kosovo to Germany. “Father”, written and directed by Visar Morina is a German/Kosovan/French/Macedonian co-production with the Macedonian producer being Skopje Film Studio.