Josef Pitchhadze's Besame Mucho and Dan Wolman's Foreign Sister were jointly awarded the feature prize at this year's Wolgin Awards, a competition for domestic productions which runs as part the Jerusalem Film Festival (July 13-22).

An additional script award went to The Investigation directed by Marek Rozenbaum from a script by Haim Marin. The documentary prize went to Love Inventory directed by David Fisher.

Meanwhile, the Spirit of Freedom prize, awarded by a separate jury, went to Deborah Hoffman and Frances Reid's documentary Long Night's Journey Into The Day, about the effort to heal the wounds of racism in South Africa.

The Jewish Experience Award went to Istvan Szabo for Sunshine, his epic story of a Jewish family covering the entire 20th century.