Pablo Lamar (1984) worked for five years on his film about death. A difficult time, during which he had to keep on looking for financing. He eventually received support from the Hubert Bals Fonds, a bank, and the media. And now, Lamar has been nominated for the Hivos Tiger Award. "Fantastic!"
A knitted hat, and a hipster beard. Cheerful Iranian director Babak Jalali (1978) was only a child when he sought refuge from the Iran–Iraq War. Today, he is a filmmaker that is fascinated by similar people that have left everything behind, on a path to an unknown future.
For eight evenings in a row, Ludmila Cvikova welcomes a Hivos Tiger Award nominee for an animated conversation, after the premiere is screened earlier in the evening. Today: cast members Mark O'Halloran and Anne Consigny from History's Future.