12 23 oct '21

North Sea Port Audience Award - Top 10

The winner of the North Sea Port Audience Award is chosen entirely by you. The winning film will receive €5,000 for distribution and a media campaign worth €12,000. After each screening you can vote online with the unique order number and ticket number on your ticket, or by tearing a box on your physical ticket and depositing it at the location in the ballot box. Below you will find the top 10 for the North Sea Port Audience Award.

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The Worst Person in the World (Verdens verste menneske)

Joachim Trier
Julie is turning thirty and her life is an existential mess.
4.65/5
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Hallelujah: Leonard Cohen, A Journey, A Song

Daniel Geller, Dayna Goldfine
Hallelujah: Leonard Cohen, A Journey, A Song is a definitive exploration of singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen as seen through the prism of his internationally renowned hymn, “Hallelujah.”
4.63/5
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Four Seasons in a Day

Annabel Verbeke
Each day, the Carlingford ferry brings people over the border between Northern-Ireland and Ireland, in an era the debate on Brexit is predominant.
4.62/5
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Cow

Andrea Arnold
In Cow, Andrea Arnold not only paints an intimate close-up of hows cows are being completly drained, she also catches a glimp of how they look at the world.
4.62/5
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Flee

Jonas Poher Rasmussen
Amin Nawabi (a pseudonym), a 36-year-old high-achieving academic, grapples with a painful secret he has kept hidden for 20 years, one that threatens to derail the life he has built for himself and his soon to be husband.
4.55/5
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Where is Anne Frank (10+)

Ari Folman
Ari Folmans visionary and kids-friendly update of the story of Anne Frank focuses on Kitty, the imaginary friend in Anne's Diary.
4.54/5
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Summer of Soul (...Or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised)

Questlove
A powerful and transporting documentary about the Harlem Cultural Festival in the summer of 1969.The screening on 23 October in Vooruit is followed by the Film Fest Ghent Closing Party. Entrance to the film and Closing Party via a Covid Safe Ticket.
4.5/5
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Clara Sola

Nathalie Álvarez Mesén
Clara, 40, is believed to have a special connection to God. As a healer, she sustains a family and a village in need of hope, while she finds solace in her relationship with the natural world. After years of being controlled by her mother’s repressive care, Clara’s sexual ...
4.43/5

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