Filmmaker of the Year
German director Edward Berger has finally received the “Filmmaker of the year 2022” award from the Västerås Film Festival. Edward is proud and filled with joy to receive this prestigious award from the Västerås Film Festival He and the team won four Oscars for Best Cinematography, Best Production Design, Best original Score and Best International Feature Film, for his film “All Quiet on the Western Front” (”Im Westen nichts Neues”) at the Academy Awards for the film year 2022 in Mars 2023. Read more at Oscars 2023.
Motivation: He has shown the great contrast in a lost war (1st World War) how people change from joy of life, visions and friendship to chaos, disintegration and death. A master of screenplay, direction and visual storytelling.