...Johannes Laidler and Andreas Borlinghaus for Pretending!
Last night film makers from across Europe gathered at the Curzon Soho in central London, with one question on their minds: who had won the Greenpeace Film Competition?
We'd challenged people to make short films that exposed how Volkswagen was misleading the public - claiming to be eco-friendly whilst lobbying against key climate laws. We'd only given filmmakers two weeks - and the response was an astounding eighty films. After weeks of voting, that was whittled down to a shortlist of twelve.
In an award ceremony to rival the Oscars - but with a lower budget and shorter acceptance speeches - we gave out three awards, each with an amazing trophy made from recycled Volkswagen parts by Daniel Harding of HotPod. (I'm tol... Read more >