10th edition

29 september - 4 october 2003


2003 Jury Chair

Philippe Labro, born August 27, 1936 in Montauban, is a French journalist, writer, director, media man and songwriter. He held several management positions at RTL radio and launched the Direct 8 television channel with Vincent Bolloré. He is the author of more than twenty books.

Exhibition for the 10th edition of the Bayeux-Calvados Award for War Correspondents: The world in conflict (produced by AFP)

Hôtel du Doyen - rue Lambert Leforestier (south side of the cathedral)This photo exhibition recounts ten years of geopolitical upheavals in the world through 120 photos taken by the greatest photographers of Agence France Presse.Exhibitions from October 1st to 31st - free admission 7j/7.

2003 Results

Written Press

Sammy Ketz – AFP “Under the bombs, the Muezzins reassure the inhabitants of Baghdad“ – IRAQ


Georges Gobet – AFP “Conflict in Ivory Coast“


Grégoire Deniau and Hervé Paploray – CAPA PRESSE “At the heart of the battle“ – IRAQ


Renaud Bernard – FRANCE INFO “Baghdad under bombs“ – IRAQ

Ouest-France-Jean Marin Prize

Caroline Laurent-Simon – ELLE “ The silence of the criminals“ – RWANDA

Secondary School Students’ Prize

Philippe Lamair, Luc Cauwenberghs, Stefan Janssens, Nathalie Lucien – RTBF “Bunia controlled by child soldiers“ – DR DU CONGO

General Public Prize

Georges Gobet – AFP “Conflict in Ivory Coast“