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The Official Competition celebrates those rare but thrilling films that truly move the art form forward.%%%

%%%Innovative, provocative or controversial, they broaden our understanding of the world and say important things in original ways.

The previous Sydney Film Prize winners are: Parasite (2019), The Heiresses (2018), On Body and Soul (2017), Aquarius (2016), Arabian Nights (2015), Two Days, One Night (2014), Only God Forgives (2013), Alps (2012), A Separation (2011), Heartbeats (2010), Bronson (2009) and Hunger (2008).

Quo Vadis, Aida?
Feature Available to stream for 24 hours only from 5pm Sat 13 Nov
Inspired by true events, Jasmila Žbanić’s (Grbavica) gripping, Oscar-nominated thriller sees a UN translator in Srebrenica attempting to save her family as conflict rages around them.