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The 66th Berlin Film Festival: ‘Fire at Sea’ Wins Top Prize

Lav Diaz & Gianfranco Rosi

Gianfranco Rosi‘s refugee documentary Fire at Sea (Fuocoammare) won the Golden Bear for best film at the Berlin International Film Festival on Saturday, beating out several other politically-charged dramas.

The documentary about the refugee crisis in the Mediterranean off the Italian island of Lampedusa,