Fipresci Home the international federation of film critics  
  about us | festival reports | awards | undercurrent   contact | site map 
home > festival reports > Fribourg 2012  

coming soon

Fribourg 2012

"Countdown" (Huh Jong-ho)

Fribourg (Switzerland, March 24-31, 2012). Prize: Countdown by Huh Jong-ho (South Korea, 2011, shown in the international competition). Jury: Sheila Johnston, Great Britain ("The Independent", "Sight and Sound", "Vertigo"), president; Cerise Howard, Australia ("Senses of Cinema"), Hauvick Habechian, Liban ("An-Nahar"), Katja Cicigoj, Slovenia ("Ekran"), Nina Scheu, Switzerland ("Tages-Anzeiger"). Print Source: People in Communication, 35-227 Samcheong-dong Jongno-gu, KR-110-230 Seoul, T +82 2 3445 6196,, or




Thierry Jobin Makes Waves in His First Year at the Helm of FIFF. Sheila Johnston examined the Fribourg Film Festival selection.arrow.
A Dawkinsian Love Story Wrapped up in a Cracking New Genre(s) Film. Cerise Howard reviewed FIPRESCI prize winner Countdown by Huh Jong-ho. arrow.
On the Map of Georges Schwitzgebel. Visual Associations, Political Meditations, but Mostly — Lots of Humor. Katja Čičigoj's impressions. arrow.



recent festivals


Fribourg 2012

bullet. Index
bullet. Thierry Jobin
bullet. A Dawkinsian Love Story
bullet. Georges Schwitzgebel