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HBF Fall 2007 selection

The line up of the IFFR's Hubert Bals Fund Fall 2007 Selection Round in full.

Post production

  • I Want to See – Khalil Joreige & Joanna Hadjithomas ; Lebanon
  • El Cielo, la Tierra, y la Lluvia (The Sky, The Earth and the Rain) – Jose Luis Torres Leiva ; Chile
  • A Festa da Menina Morta(The Dead Girl's Party) – Matheus Nachtergaele ; Brazil
  • Fujian Blue –Weng Shou Ming ; China
  • Liverpool – Lisandro Alonso ; Argentina
  • Sweet Sixties – Sergei Loznitsa ; Ukraine
  • Wonderful Town – Aditya Assarat ; Thailand
  • Zimbabwe – Darrel James Roodt ; South Africa

Script development

  • Le Coq (The Rooster) – Mitra Farahani ; Iran
  • Mute Affairs – Bui Thac Chuyen ; Vietnam
  • Feast of Villains – Pan Jian Lin ; China
  • Friccion (Friction) – Michel Lipkes ; Mexico
  • Gabbla (Inland) – Tariq Teguia ; Algeria
  • Black and White Photos – Haolun Shu ; China
  • Independencia (Independence) – Raya Martin; Phillippines
  • Untitled Bahman Ghobadi Project – Bahman Ghobadi ; Iran
  • Ocaso (Decline) – Théo Jose Court ; Chile
  • Stroke – Daniela Schneider ; Mexico
  • Susa – Giorgi Chalauri ; Georgia
  • Tatuagem (Tattoo) – Hilton Lacerda ; Brazil
  • The Umesh Chronicles – Pooja Kaul ; India
  • Zephyr – Belma Bas ; Turkey

Digital production

  • Los Herederos (The Inheritors) – Eugenio Polgovsky ; Mexico
  • A Journal of Crude Oil – Wang Bing ; China
  • Oxhide II – Liu Jiayin ; China
  • Un Suspiro (A Sigh) – Paz Encina ; Paraguay

Distribution

  • La Libertad, los Muertos & Fantasma – Lisandro Alonso – release by Mantarraya Producciones in Mexico City ; Mexico

Workshops

  • JiFFest workshop, December 2007, Jakarta – Indonesia

Script Awards

  • HBF Award at JiFFest 2007, Jakarta – Indonesia