AWARDS FOR GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT VENICE 2017

2017-09-11

74th Venice Film Festival (30 August – 9 September 2017)

Silver Lion – Grand Jury Prize
FOXTROT by Samuel Maoz (DE/IL/FR/CH, Pola Pandora)

Orizzonti Award for Best Screenplay
Alireza Khatami for OBLIVION VERSES by Alireza Khatami (FR/DE/NL/CL, Endorphine Production)

Venice Classics Award for Best Documentary on Cinema
THE PRINCE AND THE DYBBUK (DER PRINZ UND DER DYBBUK) by Elwira Niewiera & Piotr Rosołowski (PL/DE, Kundschafter Filmproduktion, zero one Filmproduktion)

Arca CinemaGiovani Award
FOXTROT by Samuel Maoz (DE/IL/FR/CH, Pola Pandora)

Fair Play Cinema Award – Special Mention
HUMAN FLOW by Ai Weiwei (Human Flow UG)

FIPRESCI Award – Best Debot Film

OBLIVION VERSES by Alireza Khatami (FR/DE/NL/CL, Endorphine Production)

Enrico Fulchignoni – CICT-UNESCO Award
HUMAN FLOW by Ai Weiwei (Human Flow UG)

GdA Director’s Award – Giornati degli Autori
CANDELARIA by Jhonny Hendrix Hinestroza (CO/DE/NO/AR, Razor Film Produktion)

HRNs Award – Special Prize for Human Rights – Special Mention
HUMAN FLOW by Ai Weiwei (Human Flow UG)

Interfilm Award
OBLIVION VERSES by Alireza Khatami (FR/DE/NL/CL, Endorphine Production)

Leoncino d’Oro Agiscuola Award – Cinema for UNICEF Award
HUMAN FLOW by Ai Weiwei (Human Flow UG)

SIAE Audience Award – 32nd Venice International Film Critics’ Week
HUNTING SEASON by Natalia Garagiola (AR/US/ DE/FR/QA, Augenschein Filmproduktion)

SIGNIS Award – Special Mention
FOXTROT by Samuel Maoz (DE/IL/FR/CH, Pola Pandora)

Contact: Dennis Ruh