Andrei Zvyagintsev's Cannes entry The Banishment (Izgnanie) has taken the best feature film award at the fifth Zagreb Film Festival.
The competitionincluded11 first or second films.
Zvyagintsev had won the award at the inaugural edition of the festival in 2003 with Return (Vozvrascenie).
The jury comprised of Slovenian director Jan Cvitkovic, Croatian director Goran Rusinovic and UK producer Sam Taylor presented the Golden Pram award of $7,000 (Euros 5,000).
The$2,000 (Euros 1,500) award for the best short film went to Bosnia and Herzegovina's What Do I Know (Sta Ja Znam) by Sejla Kameric and Timur Makarevic.
Israeli Yaniv Berman's The Alpha Diaries took the best documentary award of $2,000 (Euros 1,500) from the jury consisted of Croatian director Zvonimir Juric, Serbian director Oleg Novkovic and Verton Nurkolari, artistic director of Kosovo's Dokufest.
The best Croatian film in the 'Checkered' programme, Let Me Sleep (Pusti Me Da Spavam) by Sara Hribar, was chosen by directors Tanja Golic and Matija Klukovic and graphic designer Hrvoje Brekalo, and received the prize of $3,000 (Euros 2,000).
The audience award went to Anton Corbijn's Control, while Danish The Lost Treasure Of The Knights Templar (Tempelriddernes) took the children's audience award.
The festival was closed by Todd Haynes' Bob Dylan biopic I'm Not There.
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