AWARDS FOR GERMAN FILMS AND CO-PRODUCTIONS AT CANNES 2021

74th Festival de Cannes (6-17 July 2021)

Grand Prix (ex aequo)
COMPARTMENT NO. 6 by Juho Kuosmanen (FI/RU/EE/DE, Aamu Film, CTB Films, Amrion Production, CTB Film Company, Achtung Panda!)

Best Director
Leos Carax for ANNETTE by Leos Carax (FR/DE/BE, CG Cinema, Detailfilm, Eurospace, SCOPE Pictures, Wrong Men)

Jury Prize (ex aequo)
MEMORIA by Apichatpong Weerasethakul (CO/MX/FR/GBR/TH/DE/CN/CH, The Match Factory, Kick the Machine, Burning Blue, Illumination Films, Anna Sanders Films, Piano)
HA'BERECH (AHED’S KNEE) by Nadav Lapid (FR/DE/IL, Les Films du Bal, Komplizen Film, Pie Films)

CST Artist – Technician Prize
Vladislav Opeliants, Chief Director of Photography, for PETROV’S FLU by Kirill Serebrennikov (RU/CH/FR/DE, Hype Film, Logical Pictures, Bord Cadre Films, Arte France Cinéma, Charades, Razor Film Produktion)

Un Certain Regard – Jury Prize
GREAT FREEDOM (GROSSE FREIHEIT) by Sebastian Meise (AT/DE, Freibeuter Film, Rohfilm Poductions)

Un Certain Regard – Special Mention
PRAYERS FOR THE STOLEN by Tatiana Huezo (MX/DE/BR/CH, Pimienta Films, Devisa, Match Factory Productions, Bord Cadre Films)

Queer Palm – Short
FRIDA by Aleksandra Odic (DFFB)

60th Semaine de la Critique (07 – 15 July 2021) - Louis Roederer Foundation Rising Star Award
Sandra Melissa Torres for AMPARO by Simón Mesa Soto (CO/SW/DE/QA, Ocultimo, Momento Film, Flare Film, Medio de Contención Producciones)

Contact: Sylva Häutle