Award for the Best Actress
Despite of her young age she succeeds in portraying complicated levels of a daughter who has to cope with an impossible relationship to her father and family.
The Slovak Television Award for Best Film
The Art of Crying
dir. Peter Schønau Fog
For original, non-pathetic and impressive narration about tragic victims of perverted love between parents and their children.
The total statistics for films screened at the festival came to 196 films from 38 countries. 135 screenings were attended by over 21,000 viewers. The average number of visitors for one screening was 157, which gives the ninth IFF Bratislava the status of most viewer-oriented festival in its history.