The 55th Chicago International Film Festival Awards Night was October 25th, 2019
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The awards were presented by the various jury members in each film category, and were hosed by Artistic Director Mimi Plauché, Managing Director Vivian Teng, as well as programmers Anthony Kaufman and Sam Flancher. The Festival’s highest honor is the Gold Hugo, named for the mythical God of Discovery.
International Feature Film Competition
‘Portrait of a Lady on Fire,’ (France) Directed by Céline Sclamma
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The Gold Hugo for Best Film: “Portrait of a Lady on Fire,” (France) Directed by Céline