THE MOST RECENT documentary film by the Slovak director Pavol Barabáš, Omo: Journey to Prehistoric Times, won the Silver Gentian, the highest prize in the exploration film category, at the Mountain Film Festival in Trento, Italy.
The film features a journey through Ethiopia on a river full of rhinos and crocodiles. Four years ago Barabáš won the festival's top prize - the Golden Gentian - for his film 118 Days in Captivity of Ice. Last year, his film Mustang won for best cinematography.
12. May 2003 at 0:00 | From press reports of TASR and SITA