The Winners of Taormina FilmFest 2007

A spare and moving tale about the tragedy that can occur when intense and literal devotion to the Word of the Creator makes no allowance for the needs of his creatures. SPECIAL JURY PRIZE FOR BEST SCRIPT STEFANO INCERTI, SALVATORE PARLAGRECO, HEIDRUN SCHLEEF for L’UOMO DI VETRO (MAN OF GLASS) For its harrowing depiction of how, in the words of one of the characters, “only a lunatic could betray the mafia” PRIZE FOR BEST PERFORMANCE LOTFI ABDELLI in AKHER FILM (MAKING OF) directed by NOURI BOUZID A dynamic young lead player, whose energy and intensity left us all tremendously impressed. N.I.C.E. – INTEL CENTRINO DUO AWARD FOR BEST SICILIAN SHORT RED LINE by FRANCESCO CANNAVA INTEL CENTRINO DUO AWARD FOR THE MOST VIEWED SICILIAN SHORT FILM ON THE TAORMINA FILM FEST WEBSITE PISCI DI BRORU by PAOLO SANTANGELO