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The Lucas Festivalprizes have been awarded

Lucas International Kinder Film Festival
The LUCAS-Festivalprizes went to

The history of Xiao Yan (Shangxue Lushang) China 2004, by Fang Gangliang

L’Avion – The plane- Das Zauberflugzeug Frankreich/ Deutschland 2005, by: Cédric Kahn

Special mention to Choo Choo 3 (Choo Choo 3) Garri Bardine
Russland 2004

CIFEJ Prize goes to
Mongolian Ping Pong (Lü cao di)
China 2005, from Ning Hao

"Don Quijote" (FICC-Jury) prize to
- Choo Choo 3 (Choo Choo 3) from Garri Bardine
Russland 2004,

and a special FICC-JURY mention to Mongolian Ping Pong (Lü cao di)

The films and shorts in competition:

L’Avion – The Plane– Das Zauberflugzeug
Frankreich/ Deutschland 2005, Directed by Cédric Kahn

Chota Sipahi - Little Soldier - Kleiner Soldat
Indien 2004, Directed by Jayashree Kanal

Duma – Mein Freund aus der Wildnis
USA 2005, Directed by Carroll Ballard

Five Children and It - Das Psammead
USA/Großbritannien 2004, Directed by John Stephenson

Lü cao di - Mongolian Ping Pong
China 2005, Directed by Ning Hao

Na Cidade Vazia - Hollow City - Auf der Suche
Frankreich/ Portugal/ Angola 2004, Directed by Maria Joao Ganga

Oskar & Josefine
Dänemark 2005, Directed by Carsten Myllerup

Le Roman de Renart - Renart the Fox - Reineke Fuchs
Luxemburg 2004, Directed by Thierry Schiel

Röövlirahnu Martin - Mat, the Cat - Der magische Kater
Estland 2005, Directed by René Vilbre

Sakenine Sarzamine Sokoot - From Land of Silence - Land der Stille
Iran 2004, Directed by Saman Salur

Samanla Thatu - Butterfly Wings - Leben unterm Banyan-Baum
Sri Lanka 2005, Directed by Somaratne Dissanayake

Shangxue Lushang - The Story of Xiao Yan - Die Geschichte von Xiao Yan
China 2004, Directed by Fang Gangliang

Venner for livet - Finding Friends -Freunde fürs Leben
Norwegen 2005, Directed by Arne Lindtner Næss

Bland Tistlar - Among the Thorns - Ein Sommer mit Musik
Schweden/ Dänemark 2005, Directed by Lotta Geffenblad, Uzi Geffenblad

Choo Choo 3
Russland 2004, Directed by Garri Bardine

Kennis voor het Leven - Knowledge for Life - Lernen fürs Leben
Niederlande 2005, Directed by Sander Francken

Op med humøret - Cheer up! - Kopf hoch!
Dänemark 2005, Directed by Michael W. Horsten

The Jury:
Malte Arkona, moderator
Julian Dietz, student
Ahmed Elbeik, student
Birgit Goehlnich, lehrerin
Christian Hübinger, student
Nina Moghaddam, Moderator
Carmen Püntener, director
Sophie Schattner, student
Emanuel Socher-Jukic, director
Laura Spezzano, student


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