“Adoration” by Belgian director Fabrice Du Welz won four awards at the Sitgès International Fantasy Film Festival in Spain, one of the main film festivals for the fantasy genre.
“Adoration” won Best Photography, the Special Jury Prize and a special award for the main actors, Thomas Gioria and Fantine Hardouin.
It is the third instalment of Du Welz’s Ardennes trilogy. The two previous instalments were “Calvaire” (released in 2004) and “Alleluia” (released in 2014). “Adoration” also received the Méliès d’Argent from the European Federation of Fantasy Film Festivals.
The film tells the story of Paul and Gloria, two lovers who run away together. It will be released in Belgium in 2020.
The Brussels Times