Erste Bank’s ExtraVALUE Film Award 2018 goes to Wolfgang Fischer for Styx and to Sara Fattahi for Chaos.
Erste Bank’s ExtraVALUE Film Award was awarded for the eighth time at the Viennale 2018.
An independent jury selected an award winner from current films by Austrian directors shown at the festival. The prize includes a residency in New York and a presentation of the winner’s work in the Anthology Film Archive. Erste Bank’s ExtraVALUE Film Award is realized in collaboration with the Viennale, the Deutsches Haus at NYU, and the Austrian Cultural Forum New York.
The jury unanimously chose two film productions. Upon the jury’s recommendation, the Erste Bank ExtraVALUE Film Award 2018 will be awarded to two films and include a one-month stay respectively in New York for each director.