B.A. Pass directed by Ajay Bahl was named Best Film in Indian Competition at the 12th Osian’s Cinefan Film Festival. Ajita Suchitra Veera won Best Director for Ballad of Rustom. Rii won Best Actress for Cosmic Sex while Shadab Kamal won Best Actor for B.A. Pass. Patang by Prashant Bhargava won Special Jury mention.
Turkish film Inside directed by Zeki Demirkubuz won the Best Film in Asian and Arab Competition while Best Director award went to Faouzi Bensaidi for Death for Sale (Morocco, France, Belgium, UAE). Taraneh Alidousti won Best Actress and Mani Haghighi won Best Actor for Modest Reception (Iran). Special Jury Mention went to Postcards from the Zoo.
Beyond the Hill by Elmin Alper (Turkey) won the Best First Feature. Hansa by Manav Kaul won the FIPRESCI as well as Audience Award.
Asian And Arab Comp.
Faouzi Bensaidi (death for sale – Morocco, France, Belgium, UAE)
Taraneh Alidousti (Modest Reception) Iran
Mani Haghighi (Modest Reception)
Postcards from the zoo
Director – Yoshimasa Ishibashi (Milocrorze)
Ajita Suchitra Veera
Rii (Cosmic Sex)
Shadab Kamal ( BA Pass)
Patang by Prashant Bhargava
First Feature Competion
Beyond the Hill by Elmin Alper (Turkey)
In April Following Year there was a fire (Thailand)
Shorts In competition
Silent by L Rezan Yesilbas (Turkey)
The Bus By Olgu Baran Kubilay (Turkey)
Hansa By Manav Kaul