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10 Awards for EAVE grads in Cannes

Awards May 2018

Success for EAVE graduates at the official sections of the Cannes Film Festival: EAVE graduates win three awards in competition and six prizes in Un Certain Regard as well as the Leica Cine Discovery Prize and the Krzysztof Kieslowski ScripTeast Award

  • AYKA by Sergey Dvortsevoy, producer: EAVE graduate Anna Wydra won Best Actress 
  • LAZZARO FELICE by Alice Rohrwacher, producer: EAVE graduate Carlo Cresta-Dino was awarded Best Screenplay
  • BORDER by Ali Abbasi, producer: EAVE graduate Nina Bisgaard scoops the Best Film Award in Un Certain Regard
  • DONBASS by Sergej Loznitsa, producer: EAVE graduate Heino Deckert won Best Director in Un Certain Regard
  • GIRL by Lukas Dhont, producers: EAVE graduates Arnold Heslenfeld, Laurette Schillings & Frans Gestel, co-producer: EAVE+ graduate Jean-Yves Roubin was awarded the Camera D’Or, the Jury Prize for Best Performance in Un Certain Regard and the FIPRESCI Prize
  • SOFIA by Meryem Benm'Barek, co-producer: EAVE graduate Jacques-Henri Bronckart won Best Screenplay
  • HECTOR MALOT: THE LAST DAY OF THE YEAR by Jacqueline Lentzou, producer: EAVE graduate Fenia Cossovitsa won the Leica Cine Discovery Prize
  • AFRIKA by EAVE graduate Maya Vitkova-Kosev won the Krzysztof Kieslowski ScripTeast Award.

www.festival-cannes.fr

 

German Film Awards

  • 3 DAYS IN QUIBERON by Emily Atef, producer: EAVE graduate Karsten Stöter, co-producers: EAVE graduates Undine Filter and EAVE group leader Danny Krausz scooped seven Lolas at the German Film Awards. The film won the Golden Lola for Best Film, Best Director, Best Lead Actress, Best Supporting Actress, Best Supporting Actor, Best Cinematography, and Best Music
  • WESTERN by Valeska Grisebach, producers: EAVE graduates Jonas Dornbach, Boris Chouchkov won the Bronze Lola
  • IN DEN GÄNGEN (IN THE AISLES) by Thomas Stuber, co-producer: EAVE graduate Undine Filter was awarded Best Lead Actor 

www.deutscher-filmpreis.de

 

Tribeca Film Festival

  • SMUGGLING HENDRIX by Marios Piperides, producer: EAVE graduate Marios Piperides won the Best International Narrative Feature Award at Tribeca FF.
  • THE SAINT BERNARD SYNDICATE by Mads Brügger, producer: EAVE graduate Nina Bisgaard was awarded Best Actor in an International Narrative Feature Film (Rasmus Bruun) and Best Screenplay in an International Narrative Feature Film

www.tribecafilm.com

 

Dokfest Munich

  • THE DISTANT BARKING OF DOGS by Simon Lereng Wilmont, producer: EAVE graduate Monica Hellström won the main award, the VIKTOR in the DOK.international competition at the Dokfest Munich.

www.dokfest-muenchen.de

 

South East European Film Festival, Los Angeles

  • THE OTHER SIDE OF EVERYTHING by Mila Turajlic, producer: EAVE graduate Carine Chichkowsky was awarded Best Cinematography in a documentary film at the South East European Film Festival, SEEfest LA, Los Angeles.
  • THE MINER by Hanna Slak, producer: EAVE graduate Sinisa Juricic won Best Cinematography in a feature film.
  • WRITTEN/UNWRITTEN by Adrian Silisteanu, producer: EAVE graduate Anamaria Antoci won Best Short fiction.

www.seefilmla.org

 

Buenos Aires International Film Festival

  • TEATRO DE GUERRA by Lola Arias, producers: EAVE graduates Gema Juarez Allen, Ingmar Trost won Best Director in the Official Argentine Competition at the Buenos Aires International Film Festival
  • Ties That Bind project THE SEEN AND UNSEEN by Kamila Andini, producer: Ties That Bind graduate Gita Fara was awarded Best Feature Film in the Avant-Garde & Genre Competition
  • BRAGUINO by Clément Cogitore, producer: Cédric Bonin, co-producer: Kaarle Aho received a Special Mention in the Avant-Garde & Genre Competition
  • GOOD MANNERS by Juliana Rojas and Marco Dutra, producer: EAVE graduate Clement Duboin received a Second Mention in the Official International Competition

http://festivales.buenosaires.gob.ar/2017/bafici

 

Finale Plzen National Festival of Czech Films.

  • LITTLE HARBOUR by Iveta Grofova, producers: EAVE graduates Katarina Krnacova, Jiri Konecny won the Student Jury Award for the best feature live action or animated film at the Finale Plzen National Festival of Czech Films.

www.festivalfinale.cz/eng/

 

Cyprus Film Days International Festival

  • I AM NOT A WITCH by Rungano Nyoni, producer: EAVE graduate Juliette Grandmont, co-producer: EAVE + graduate Titus Kreyenberg won Best Film at the Cyprus Film Days International Festival.

www.cyprusfilmdays.com

 

Crossing Europe Film Festival Linz

  • WHAT WILL PEOPLE SAY by Iram Haq, co-producer: EAVE graduate Karsten Stöter won the Audience Award for Best Fiction Film at the Crossing Europe Film Festival Linz.
  • COBAIN by Nanouk Leopold, writer and producer: EAVE graduate Stienette Bosklopper was awarded the Crossing Europe Award of the Youth Jury.

www.crossingeurope.at

 

Millennium Docs Against Gravity Film Festival

  • THE PRINCE AND THE DYBBUK by Elwira Niewiera, Piotr Rosolowski, co-producer: EAVE graduate Ann Carolin Renninger won the Chopin’s Nose Award for the Best Music and Art Feature at the Millennium Docs Against Gravity Film Festival.

http://docsag.pl

 

Filmkunstfest Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

  • STYX by Wolfgang Fischer, co-producer: EAVE+ graduate Alexander Dumreicher-Ivanceanu won the top award, the Flying Ox, at the Filmkunstfest Mecklenburg-Vorpommern. The film also won Best Score and the Audience Award.
  • ÁGA by Milko Lazarov, producer: EAVE graduate Guillaume de Seille, won the Best Director Award
  • IN DEN GÄNGEN (IN THE AISLES) by Thomas Stuber, co-producer: EAVE graduate Undine Filter received the FIPRESCI Award
  • LOMO – THE LANGUAGE OF MANY OTHERS by Julia Langhof, producer: EAVE graduate Martin Heisler won the LEO Award for Children and Youth film.

www.filmland-mv.de

 

Docaviv International Documentary Film Festival

  • THE DISTANT BARKING OF DOGS by Simon Lereng Wilmont, producer: EAVE graduate Monica Hellström has won Best International Film at Docaviv International Documentary Film Festival.

www.docaviv.co.il/2018-en

 

Crossing Europe Film Festival Linz

  • WHAT WILL PEOPLE SAY by Iram Haq, co-producer: EAVE graduate Karsten Stöter won the Audience Award for Best Fiction Film at the Crossing Europe Film Festival Linz.

www.crossingeurope.at

 

Bari International Film Festival

  • WHAT WILL PEOPLE SAY by Iram Haq, co-producer: EAVE graduate Karsten Stöter won the Bif&st International Award for Best Actress (Maria Mozhdah)
  • FIGLIA MIA (DAUGHTER OF MINE) by Laura Bispuri, producer: Interchange graduate Marta Donzelli, co-producer: EAVE graduate Dan Wechsler was awarded the Mariangela Melato Cinema Award for Best Actress (Valeria Golino and Alba Rohrwacher)
  • NICO, 1988 by Susanna Nicchiarelli, producer: EAVE graduate Valérie Bournonville won the Luciano Vincenzoni Award for Best Screenplay.

www.bifest.it/en

 

Fajr International Film Festival, Tehran

Four awards for European movies at the Fajr International Film Festival, Tehran – three of them for EAVE graduates:

  • ÁGA by Milko Lazarov, producer: EAVE graduate Guillaume de Seille won Best Film 
  • DOVLATOV by Alexey German Jr., producers: EAVE graduates Isabella Wojcik, Violetta Kaminska, Serbian National Coordinator Miroslav Mogorovich won Best Director
  • THE MINER by Hanna Slak, producer: EAVE graduate Sinisa Juricic won Best Actor 

http://fajriff.com/en

Page published 29 May 2018. Updated 30 May 2018.


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