Anand Patwardhan's 198-minute documentary, Jai
Bhim Comrade, has
won the Firebird award in Documentary Competition at
36th Hong Kong
international Film Festival.
over 14 years, this documentary follows the tradition
of activism and
music of Dalits in India.
Jury prize in documentary competition was annexed
by director Petr
Lom's Back to the Square (Norway/Canada). This
documentary follows 5
Egyptians to see how their lives changed six months
after the Tahrir Square
Revolution in Egypt.
36th Hong Kong International Film Festival concluded
on 5 April.