THE SALT OF THE EARTH and TIMBUKTU rewarded in Abu Dhabi

The 8th Abu Dhabi Film Festival (October 23rd - November 1st) ended this week end and rewarded The Salt of the Earth and Timbuktu !

Indeed, Wim Wenders' and Juliano Ribeiro Salgado's documentary The Salt of the Earth, in the Showcase Selection, won the Audience Award ; while Abderrahmane Sissako's feature Timbuktu won the Special Jury Mention of the Narrative Film Competition.