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43rd Berlin International Film Festival

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Location  Berlin, Germany
No. of films  232 films
Website  Website
Founded  1951
Festival date  11–22 February 1993
43rd Berlin International Film Festival

Awards  Golden Bear (The Wedding Banquet and Xiāng hún nǚ)

The 43rd annual Berlin International Film Festival was held from 11 to 22 February 1993. The Golden Bear was awarded to American-Taiwanese film The Wedding Banquet directed by Ang Lee and Chinese film Xiāng hún nǚ directed by Xie Fei. The retrospective dedicated to CinemaScope was shown at the festival.



The following people were announced as being on the jury for the festival:

  • Frank Beyer (Head of the Jury)
  • Juan Antonio Bardem
  • Michel Boujut
  • François Duplat
  • Katinka Faragó
  • Krystyna Janda
  • Naum Kleiman
  • Brock Peters
  • Susan Strasberg
  • Johanna ter Steege
  • Zhang Yimou
  • Films in competition

    The following films were in competition for the Golden Bear and Silver Bear awards:


    The following prizes were awarded by the Jury:

  • Golden Bear:
  • The Wedding Banquet by Ang Lee
  • Xiāng hún nǚ by Xie Fei
  • Silver Bear - Special Jury Prize: Arizona Dream by Emir Kusturica
  • Silver Bear for Best Director: Andrew Birkin for The Cement Garden
  • Silver Bear for Best Actress: Michelle Pfeiffer for Love Field
  • Silver Bear for Best Actor: Denzel Washington for Malcolm X
  • Silver Bear for an outstanding artistic contribution: Udzinarta mze by Temur Babluani
  • Silver Bear: Samba Traoré by Idrissa Ouedraogo
  • Honourable Mention:
  • Ha-Chayim Al-Pi Agfa by Assi Dayan
  • Wir können auch anders... by Detlev Buck
  • Blue Angel Award: Le Jeune Werther by Jacques Doillon
  • Honorary Golden Bear:
  • Billy Wilder
  • Gregory Peck
  • Berlinale Camera:
  • Victoria Abril
  • Juliette Binoche
  • Gong Li
  • Corinna Harfouch
  • Johanna ter Steege
  • References

    43rd Berlin International Film Festival Wikipedia