Dutch actress Yootha Wong-Loi-Sing has received the jury prize for her role in Really Love at the American festival SXSW. This is evident from a list of all announced winners, published by Deadline and others .
The 32-year-old actress, who played in Hoe Duur Was De Suiker in the Netherlands, received the 'special jury recognition for acting' at the festival. The prize also goes to her fellow player Kofi Siriboe.
The film is about a young painter who tries to secure his place in the competitive art world. When he meets the character of Wong-Loi-Sing, an attractive young law student, he faces a difficult choice.
The role of the artist is played by Siriboe, an actor who previously appeared in Whiplash and Straight Outta Compton , among others. He also had a leading role in the Queen Sugar series of OWN, the network of Oprah Winfrey.
SXSW is organized annually in Austin, Texas and, along with Sundance, is one of the festivals dedicated to smaller films.