Melies d'Or 2017: Thelma and Expire
The European Fantastic Film Festivals Federation (EFFFF) is pleased to announce the winners of the 21st Méliès d'or competition for European fantastic film.
The Méliès d'or for feature film was awarded to Thelma by Joachim Trier (Norway, 2017).
The Méliès d'or for short film went to Expire by Magali Magistry (France, 2017).
The Méliès jury was composed of Jean-François Rauger (president), Beatrice Fiorentino and Fabrizio Liberti.
The Méliès d'Or ceremony took place on the 3rd of November in Trieste, and was hosted by the ScienceplusFiction festival. It marked the culmination of a unique cycle of ongoing competitions held by 16 members of the EFFFF in 11 European countries, during 2016/17.