At the recently concluded Sitges Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya, Hans-Christian Schmid's "Requiem" was named the best film, by a jury that included Monte Hellman, Leticia Dolera, Carlos Losilla, Pilar Pedraza, and Tom Schiller. Martin Weisz was named best director for "Grimm Love, while Thomas Krestchmann and Thomas Huber from the film shared the best actor award. Sandra Huller won the best actress prize for her role in "Requiem" and Sam Hamm won the award for best script for "Homecoming" (Masters of Horror). For more information and a complete list of winners, visit the festival website.
By Indiewire | Indiewire October 16, 2006 at 3:22AM