“The 34th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival (PSIFF) announced this year’s juried award winners on January 15. The festival took place from January 5-16, 2023 and screened 134 films from 64 countries, including 27 premieres. The line-up includes 35 of the International Feature Film Oscar® Submissions along with Talking Pictures, New Voices New Visions, Modern Masters, Queer Cinema, Cine Latino, True Stories, World Cinema Now, and more.

The jury award categories included the FIPRESCI Prize for films in the International Feature Film Oscar® Submissions program; Best Documentary Award for compelling non-fiction filmmaking; New Voices New Visions Award for unique viewpoints from first- and second-time directors; Ibero-American Award for the best film from Latin America, Spain or Portugal; Local Jury Award for the film which promoted understanding and acceptance between people; Young Cineastes Award for a film chosen by our Youth Jury; and the Mozaik Bridging the Borders Award for a film that is successful in bringing the people of our world closer together. The Audience Awards for Best Narrative Feature and Best Documentary Feature will be announced on the evening of Sunday, January 15…”

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