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Gauja's film wins at U.S. "Silverdocs"

30.06.2011

Latvian director Andris Gauja's "Family Instinct" has been awarded First Prize in the Sterling World Competition category at the AFI-Discovery Channel Documentary Festival "Silverdocs" in the Washington, D.C. suburb of Silver Spring, Maryland.

Latvian director Andris Gauja's "Family Instinct" has been awarded First Prize in the Sterling World Competition category at the AFI-Discovery Channel Documentary Festival "Silverdocs" in the Washington, D.C. suburb of Silver Spring, Maryland.

11 films contended for prizes in the category.

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