CPH:PIX audience prize goes to Israel's "Ahami"
Thirteen first features competed for the prize, which gives the winner e50,000 ($66,000). Produced by Francois Cognard and Eve Comenge for Anonymes Films and Tobina Film, “Amer’ is a horror film where three separate stories merge into one.
The audience award went to Israeli pic “Ahami,” helmed by Scandar Copti and Yaron Shani.
Pic, which was produced by Moshe Danon, Thanassis Karathanos and Talia Kleinhendler for Inosan Prods., is about the life in a mixed community of Muslims and Christians in Jerusalem.