Reims, 24 January 2022
After a week of screenings to large audiences, the 25th Festival International du Film de Comédie de l’Alpe d’Huez ended on 23 January with the awards ceremony.
Champagne Tsarine, official supplier to the Festival since 2014, is very happy to be associated with this event, with its Tsarine Orium Extra-Brut and Tsarine Rosé Brut cuvées.
This 25th Festival, the only one in Europe dedicated to comedy films, attracted more than 20,000 persons who were overjoyed to be back in front of the big screens at the Palais des Sports & des Congrès in Alpe d'Huez.
The awards for 2022 include:
- Grand Prix: Jérôme Commandeur for Irréductible
- Special Jury Prize: On sourit pour la photo by François Uzan
- Best Actress: Audrey Lamy in La Brigade by Louis-Julien Petit
- Best Actor: Group prize for the cast of Au Revoir le Bonheur from Canadian filmmaker Ken Scott (Antoine Bertrand, Patrice Robitaille, Louis Morissette and François Arnaud)
- Prix du public: Jumeaux mais pas trop by Olivier Ducray and Wilfried Meance
- Short Film Prize: Celle qui n'avait pas vu Friends by Charlotte Gabris