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The Club of Ugly Children, directed by Jonathan Elbers, has won the Grand Prize for Best Feature at the Virtual Awards of the New York International Children's Film Festival. The film is produced by Umami Media and co-produced by Shooting Star Film Company.

This is the second year in a row that a Dutch film has won the award at NYICFF. Last year, the Grand Prize was awarded to My Extraordinary Summer with Tess, directed by Steven Wouterlood and produced by BIND Film.

The Club of Ugly Children tells the story of Paul who is transported to a camp for ugly children where he manages to escape, and hatches a plan to free all the other ugly kids.

For more information:

New York International Childrens FF: https://nyicff.org


Umami Media 
Ph: +31 6 2310 5532
niek@umamimedia.nl 
www.umami.media

 

Sales: Beta Film 
Ph: +49 89 673 469-80
beta@betafilm.com 
www.betafilm.com

Festivals: Renate Zylla
rzylla@arcor.de

 

 

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