Docs

‘Position Among the Stars’ the big winner at IDFA

Leonard Retel Helmrich's Position Among the Stars is the third part of a trilogy following an Indonesian family from the slums of Jakarta, and it claimed the VPRO IDFA Award for Best Feature-Length Documentary, and the Dioraphte IDFA Award for Dutch Documentary.
November 26, 2010

In a first for the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam, a director has won the feature-length doc award twice.

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Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.

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