The Golden Bear is ‘Alcarràs’ by Carla Simón, an Italian co-production

A shower of awards for women at the 72nd Berlinale awards ceremony (see article), including the Golden Bear, awarded to Alcarràs by Carla Simón (read article). The film was also co-produced by the Italian Kino Produzioni.

“My family grows peaches in Alcarrás, something that has always caught my attention, a beautiful, difficult and poetic job at the same time – explained the author – I felt the desire to tell this story when my grandfather died. From that moment on I began to appreciate many things more, love for the land and trees, and that way of being a family, humanity’s oldest profession, which however is disappearing “.