Centre de recherches francophones belges

Winners of the Akerman Review Writing Contest

The Akerman Review Writing Contest was held at the 2012 French Film Festival UK.

Headshot of Chantal Akerman

To celebrate its 20th anniversary and the contribution of Francophone Belgian directors to the seventh art, the French Film Festival UK, the Belgian Tourist Office Brussels & Wallonia, and the University of Edinburgh launched a review writing competition in 2012 around the Chantal Akerman retrospective.

We are delighted to publish the two winning submissions below.