Zama triumphs in Ics Awards by Amber Wilkinson - 2019-02-04 16:18:53

Zama Argentinian director won the awards for best film and director for her Spanish colonial satire Zama at the 16th International Cinephile Awards. She also won the award for best non-English language film, while star Daniel Giménez Cacho was named best lead actor.

Other films to make the winners' list included Lee Chang-dong's Burning, named best adapted screenplay and First Reformed, which saw Paul Schrader pick up the award for best original screenplay.

Shoplifters’ multigenerational cast playing a ramshackle family of misfits, won the ensemble award, while one of its stars Sakura Andô tied for lead actress with debut performer Helena Howard in Madeline’s Madeline.

If Beale Street Could Talk won supporting actor for Brian Tyree Henry and Rachel Weisz, was named best supporting actress in The Favourite.

RaMell Ross earned two awards, for best documentary and film editing, with his lyrical journey into the lives of the ommunity of [film]Hale County.

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