March 28, 2011 11:01
The film "Poetry" by director Lee Chang-dong captured the top award in the 25th Fribourg International Film Festival in Switzerland last week.
FIFF announced on Saturday that "Poetry" won the Regard d'Or award from among 12 movies from 10 nations. The prize includes 30,000 Swiss francs.
The film, which also won the Best Screenplay award at the 2010 Cannes Film Festival, was praised as a masterpiece by the Fribourg press.
- Copyright © Chosunilbo & Chosun.com