Christian Sida-Valenzuela, VLAFF's director, attended the prestigious ''Festival do Rio'' in Brazil as a jury member for the main competition Premiere Brasil
The other jury members were Alan Poul (Director, US), Vivian Ostrovsky (Visual artirst, Rusia-Brazil), Pape Boye (Sales agent, France). The President of the Jury was known Brazilian filmmaker Walter Carvalho
The ten-day long marathon of discussing, debating and marveling over the best that contemporary Brazilian cinema has to offer came to a dramatic close with the announcing of the Première Brazil prize-winners for 2015.
For the complete list of winners: http://www.festivaldorio.com.br/en/news/premiere-brasil-the-winners