“Hot Dogs on a Tricycle” has won an Award of Excellence at the Impact DOCS Awards. VII’s Ed Kashi was the Director of Photography of this short film that tells the story of Mario, a 19-year-old boy who had to flee his home in El Salvador due to the violence of the gangs. His story represents the stories of hundreds of thousands of forced migration victims in the Northern Triangle countries.
Anush Babajanyan has been awarded the Canon Female Photojournalist Award. For the nineteenth year in a row, Canon and Visa pour l’Image bestowed the award to an outstanding female photographer in recognition of her contribution to photojournalism.
The €8,000 grant, which will be awarded on September 7 in Perpignan, will enable Anush to fund her project on large families in Nagorno-Karabakh. The work will be exhibited at the 2020 edition of Visa pour l’Image.
Ilvy Njiokiktjien made the 2019 Alfred Fried Photography Award shortlist for her project “BORN FREE – Mandela’s Generation of Hope.”
The Alfred Fried Photography Award recognizes and promotes photographers from all over the world whose pictures capture human efforts towards a peaceful world and the quest for beauty and goodness in our lives. The award goes to those photographs that best express the idea that our future lies in peaceful coexistence.
PO Box 621
The VII Online Bookstore features rare, limited edition, and signed photography books by the photographers of VII.