Luzzu’s Director Receives the Someone to Watch Award

Alex Camilleri, the director of Luzzu — our December film choice — has received Film Independent’s Someone to Watch Award. The prize is in its 28th year and recognizes talented filmmakers of singular vision who have not yet received appropriate recognition. Camilleri, along with Lizzie Shapiro and Jessica Beshir, have received Film Independent’s $25,000 Spirit Awards cash grants for emerging filmmakers.

Read more about this on Variety.