Golden Dove< >
for Documentary Films and Videos / Short Metrage (to 45 min)
Janina Jung (Germany) for the film
Bouchbennersch Otto/Vom Umgang mit Andersartigkeit
(Bouchbennersch Otto/How to Treat Differentness)
The jury is impressed with a compassionate and empathetic portrait of a unique individual set in the remote German village in which he lived.
The director’s talent for eliciting honest, personal and individuated interviews combines with precise editorial structuring to draw a sympathetic portrait of a village outsider.