For the second year in a row, an ECAL BA Cinéma diploma film ("Valet Noir" by Lora-Mure Ravaud) was awarded by the SSA / SUISSIMAGE Emerging Talent Award (CHF 15'000.-) at the occasion of 53. Solothurner Filmtage. Two other BA Cinema films were also in competition (Lou Rambert Preiss's "Les Zumains" and Magdalena Froger's "Les Intranquilles").
Congratulations to Marie-Eve Hildbrand, teacher and BA Cinéma graduate, who won the
Migros pour-cent culturel Migros (CHF 480'000.-) for her
documentary film Les Guérisseurs» produced by Bande à part Films.
More than 25 ECAL students and graduates participated in the festival.