Houston Worldfest

http://worldfest.org

United States

WorldFest  was founded 41 years ago as an International Film Society in August, 1961. WorldFest became the third competitive international film festival in North America, following San Francisco and New York. It evolved into a competitive International Film Festival in April, 1968.
It was founded by award-winning producer/director Hunter Todd to present a quality film festival for the Independent filmmakers. Hunter Todd has been honored with more than 115 international awards for creative excellence in film production, and he has been the producer, director, writer and/or cameraman on more than 300 motion picture and video productions. The mission/vision statement of WorldFest is to recognize and honor outstanding creative excellence in film & video, to validate brilliant abilities and to promote cultural tourism for Houston, to develop film production in the region and to add to the rich cultural fabric of the city of Houston. All members of the WorldFest staff are filmmakers.

Hungarian films at the festival

1994 - Fetus
1998 - Reflections - Main Prize of the Category (in competition) (winner)
1998 - Altamira (in competition)
1998 - Helpless (in competition)
2000 - The Way - Silver Prize (in competition) (winner)
2002 - Children - Kosovo 2000 - Main Prize in the Category of Full-length Documentary Films (in competition) (winner)
2003 - The Bridgeman - Golden Remi Award (in competition) (winner)
2003 - Taboo - Silver Remi Award (in competition) (winner)
2003 - The Last Blues - Silver Remi Award (in competition) (winner)
2003 - Hukkle - Special Prize of the Jury (in competition) (winner)
2003 - Sleepwakers - Silver Remi Award (in competition) (winner)
2004 - Wild Imagination - Renoir’s Dreams - Silver Remi Prize (in competition) (winner)
2004 - Ballroom Dancing - Bronze Remi Prize (in competition) (winner)
2004 - The Colour of Happiness - 2004 Golden Remi Award to Mara Bozóki,

Special Prize of Golden Remi Jury
(in competition) (winner)
2004 - Side-Track - Gold Remi Prize (in competition) (winner)
2004 - The Rubberman - Silver Remi Prize (in competition) (winner)
2004 - Grenades - Platinum Remi Prize (in competition) (winner)
2004 - A Long Weekend in Pest and Buda - Platinum Remi Prize (in competition) (winner)
2004 - Joan of Arc on the Night Bus - 2004 Bronze Remi Award (in competition) (winner)
2004 - Smack in the Face - Bronze Remi Prize (in competition) (winner)
2004 - The Fox and the Raven - Gold Remi Prize (in competition) (winner)
2004 - Rose's Songs - Platinum Remi Prize (in competition) (winner)
2005 - From Home to Home - Special Prize (in competition) (winner)
2005 - A Miracle in Cracow - Golden Remi Award (in competition) (winner)
2005 - Golden Hut - Bronze Remi Award (in competition) (winner)
2005 - Guarded Secrets - Special Prize (in competition) (winner)
2005 - Now You See Me, Now You Don't - Special Prize (in competition) (winner)
2005 - Lucky Man - Platina Remi Award (in competition) (winner)
2005 - Movie for Piano - Platina Remi Award (in competition) (winner)
2007 - Sooner or Later - Platina Remi Award (in competition) (winner)
2007 - Hunting for Englishmen - Gold Remi Award (in competition) (winner)
2007 - Journeys with a Monk - Special Jury Prize (in competition) (winner)
2007 - The Apple of Our Eyes - Bronze Remi Award (in competition) (winner)
2007 - Moszny - Platinum Remi Award (in competition) (winner)
2007 - Execution - Gold Remi Award (in competition) (winner)
2007 - Just Sex and Nothing Else - Special Jury Award
Gold Remi Award
(in competition) (winner)
2007 - War Next Door - Silver Remi Award (in competition) (winner)
2007 - Circle - Platina Remi Award (in competition) (winner)
2008 - The Emigré - Everything is Different - Special Prize of the Jury (in competition) (winner)
2008 - Iska's Journey - Gold Remi Award (in competition) (winner)
2008 - With a Little Patience - Gold Remi Award (in competition) (winner)
2009 - Panic - Gold Remi Award (in competition) (winner)
2009 - Mario, the Magician - Silver Remi Award (in competition) (winner)
2009 - Lost World - Platinum Remi Award (in competition) (winner)
2011 - Another Planet (in competition)

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