FILM "CORONACIÓN" TRIUMPHS IN MONTREAL
Caiozzi received the award for "BEST DIRECTOR" at the World Film
Festival, Montreal 2000
Losique - Liv Ullman
Caiozzi - Julio Jung
Caiozzi received the award from Emir Kusturica
A WINNER AT THE MONTREAL
In an interview with La Tercera, the Chilean director described
his surprise when he received the award from the celebrated Yugoslavian
filmmaker Emir Kusturica, who handed him the trophy for his direction
Were you expecting this award?
No, not at all. It took me completely by surprise. I never thought
I'd win. I never imagined it.
What happened when they announced the award?
They mentioned my name. I heard something in French like mise
en scene, and headed up to the stage, rather surprised at receiving
an award for something I wasn't even sure of. Behind the scenes,
I discovered I'd won the Best Director award. La Tercera.
CAIOZZI RECEIVES AWARD IN MONTREAL
The distinguished career of Chilean filmmaker Silvio Caiozzi received
new recognition yesterday, when he was awarded the Best Director
prize at the Montreal Film Festival, in Canada, during the closing
ceremony. His colleague, Emir Kusturica, presented him with the
invaluable award for his work behind the cameras on the film "Coronación",
which opened this year and is based on the novel by the same name
by José Donoso... El Metropolitano.
AND RUIZ RECEIVE AWARDS IN MONTREAL
Without even knowing exactly which prize he'd won, Caiozzi went
on stage to receive his award. "I got my English confused, but
it was still a wonderful moment," he said last night. El Mercurio.
PREMIAN RECEIVES AWARD IN MONTREAL
Chilean filmmaker Silvio Caiozzi won the award for best director
at the Montreal Film Festival, for his film "Coronación"... The
director was surprised to hear the news. Caiozzi's prize was the
only one the jury awarded to the Latin American feature films
shown. The distinction was officially presented by Emir Kusturica…
This is the third time that a Chilean film has received an award
in a Class A competition abroad: the others were the Best Actress
Award for Gloria Munchmeyer at the Festival of Venice (1990),
for her performance in "La Luna en el Espejo", also by Caiozzi,
and the Silver Bear that Ricardo Larraín won in the Berlin festival
(1992). Las Ultimas Noticias.
CAIOZZI RECEIVES CORONATION IN MONTREAL
Silvio Caiozzi's first reaction when he won the Best Director
award at the Montreal Film Festival for his movie "Coronación",
was gratitude and appreciation of his companions. "The award should
be divided up into many little pieces," the filmmaker said, as
an excited news conference began at the production office. El
Coronación will open at commercial theatres in Argentina and Canada.
In Montreal, Silvio Caiozzi, the delighted winner of the Best
Director award at the Montreal Film Festival, revealed that the
film came close to winning a second trophy, Best Actor, for Julio
Jung. La Segunda.
SILVIO CAIOZZI PRESENTED HIS AWARD
... Over 200 films were presented during the initial selection
for the Canadian competition. Only 23 were selected to share the
festival's seven awards. The jury was headed by Iranian filmmaker
Abbas Kiarostami... La Nación.