Awards

2016 Awards

Audience Awards

Jury Awards (Narrative Feature Competition)

Jury Awards (Documentary Feature Competition)

Jury Awards (Shorts Competetion)

2015 Awards

Master of Cinema Award

  • Stanley Nelson

Emerging Master Awards

  • Heidi Ewing & Rachel Grady (Loki Films)

Audience Awards

  • Kilpatrick, Townsend & Stockton, LLP Audience Award for Best of Fest — The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution (USA), directed by Stanley Nelson
  • Kilpatrick, Townsend & Stockton, LLP Audience Award for Best Narrative Feature — Anywhere Else (Germany/Israel), directed by Ester Amrami
  • Kilpatrick, Townsend & Stockton, LLP Audience Award for Best Documentary Feature — 3 1/2 Minutes (USA), directed by Marc Silver
  • Altered States Audience Award for Best American Independent Film — Proud Citizen (USA), directed by Thomas Southerland

Jury Awards (Narrative Feature Competition)

  • Best Narrative Feature — Memories on Stone (Iraq/Germany), directed by Shawkat Amin Korki
  • Peter Brunette Award for Best Director — Naomi Kawase, Still the Water (Japan/Spain/France)
  • Best Actor — Hussein Hassan in Memories on Stone (Iraq/Germany)
  • Best Actress — Julieta Diaz in Refugiado (Argentina/France/Colombia/Poland)
  • Best Cinematography — Yutaka Yamazuki, Still the Water (Japan/Spain/France)
  • Best Screenplay — Anna Muylaert, The Second Mother (Brazil)
  • Special Jury Prize for Editing — Ebrahim Saeedi, Memories on Stone (Iraq/Germany)
  • Honorable Mention for Cinematography — Sara Mishara, Felix and Meira (Canada)
  • Honorable Mention for Best Actress — Hadas Yaron, Felix and Meira (Canada)
  • Honorable Mention for Best Actor — James ‘Primo’ Grant, Five Star (USA)

Jury Awards (Documentary Feature Competition)

  • Best Documentary Feature — The Chinese Mayor (China), directed by Hao Zhou
  • Best Director — Joshua Oppenheimer, The Look of Silence (Denmark/Finland/Indonesia/Norway/UK)
  • Special Jury Prize — Welcome to Leith (USA), directed by Michael Beach Nichols and Christopher Walker

Jury Awards (Shorts Competetion)

  • Best Narrative Short — The Kármán Line (UK), directed by Oscar Sharp
  • Honorable Mention, Narrative Short — Ártún (Iceland/Denmark), directed by Gudmundur Arnar Gudmundsson
  • Best Student Narrative Short — Rota (USA), directed by Jean-Jacques Martinod
  • Best Documentary Short — Cailleach (UK), directed by Rosie Reed Hillman
  • Honorable Mention, Documentary Short — Notes from Liberia (Liberia/USA), directed by Ryo Murakami and Judd Ehrlich
  • Best Animated Short — Bear Story (Chile), directed by Gabriel Osorio Vargas
  • Best Student Animated Short — The Present (Germany), directed by Jacob Frey

2014 Awards

Master of Cinema Award

Emerging Master Awards

Spark Awards

Audience Awards

Jury Awards (Narrative Feature Competition)

Jury Awards (Documentary Feature Competition)

Jury Awards (Shorts Competetion)

2013 Awards

Audience Awards

Juried Awards

Narrative Features Competition

Documentary Features Competition

Shorts Competitions:

2012 Awards

Audience Awards

Jury Awards (Narrative Feature Competition)

Jury Awards (Documentary Feature Competition)

Jury Awards (Shorts Competetion)

2011 Awards

Audience Awards

Jury Awards (Narrative Feature Competition)

Jury Awards (Documentary Feature Competition)

Shorts Competetion

2010 Awards

Audience Awards

Jury Awards

Special Jury Prizes

Shorts Competetion

2009 Awards

Audience Awards

Jury Awards

2008 Awards

Audience Awards

Jury Awards

Honorable Mention, Documentary Short – B For Beekeeper, directed by Tom O’Keefe

2007 Awards

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2006 Awards

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2005 Awards

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Jury Awards

2004 Awards

Audience Awards

Jury Award Winners

2003 Awards

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Jury Awards