‘Guantanamo’ wins at Newport

Festival Brief

The 9th Annual Newport International Film Festival, which ran from June 6-11, wrapped with “The Road to Guantanamo,” directed by Michael Winterbottom and Mat Whitecross winning the fest’s top prize. “Guantanamo” also won a prize for ensemble acting. Kelly Reichardt, meantime, took the helmer honor for his pic “Old Joy,” and “Black Sun,” directed by Gary Tarn, was named the Rhode Island fest’s best docu. A full list of winners can be found at newportfilmfestival.com.

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0

Leave a Reply

No Comments

Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More Film News from Variety

Loading