Kala azar - Janis Rafa


Filmfest Sundsvall 2021
The winner of the Stone City Award is KALA AZAR directed by Janis Rafa.
Jury statement:
It is a solidly handcrafted cinematic film with powerful and fascinating visual images and sound design. In an enigmatic and poetic film, set in a next-to-apocalyptic world, where the director approaches loss and value, life and death of humans and animals in a disintegrated society.
The Next Europe Jury 2021 consisted of Igor Shestopalov, Line Halvorsen and Kjell Åhlund.

Kala azar Filmfest Sundsvall


IFFR 2020, selected for Tiger Competition:
*beste film Kring van Nederlandse Filmjournalisten IFFR 2020

Beach Film Festival, Noord-Macedonië:
*Best film 2020

Hong Kong International Film Festival:                                    *Special mention Young Talents competition

Nederlands Filmfestival 2020:
*beste film Forum van regisseurs

Black Canvas FCC, Mexico:
*New Horizon Competition 2020: Best Cinematography

Thessaloniki International Film Festival:
*Best Location Award

Hellenic Film Academy IRIS awards 2021
*best leading actress Pinelopi Tsilika
*best make up Sissi Petropoulou