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‘Out of Bounds’ Takes Golden Star Grand Prize in Marrakech

'Out of Bounds' Takes Golden Star Grand Prize in Marrakech

Frederikke Aspöck’s “Out of Bounds” snagged the Golden Star grand prize at the Marrakech International Film Festival this weekend.

Joslyn Jensen took home the award Best Actress for her performance in Mark Jackson’s “Without,” while Best Actor went to Daniel Henshall for Justin Kurzel’s “Snowtown.”

The Jury Prize also went to “Snowtown,” and Gianluca and Massimiliano De Serio’s “Seven Acts of Mercy” was awarded the Jury Prize for Best Director.

The Cinécoles Short Film Prize went to Mohamed Aouad’s “L’Arroseur” with a special mention going to Alaa Akaaboune’s “Bebope.”

The feature film prizes were awarded by a jury including director Emir Kusturica, actress Jessica Chastain, director Nicole Garcia, actress Leïla Hatami, director Abdelkade Lagtaa, director Brillante Ma. Mendoza, director Radu Mihaileanu, actress Maya Sansa and director Aparna Sen.

The short film jury included actress Sigourney Weaver, Farida Benlyazid, Marie Gillain, Pascal Greggory and Pierre Salvadori.

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