46th Karlovy Vary IFF 2011 - Awards

July 9, 2011, 9:00 PM

The festival juries awarded the best films of the 46th Karlovy Vary IFF 2011 during the Gala Closing Ceremony on July 9.

OFFICIAL SELECTION - COMPETITION

Grand Prix - Crystal Globe (30 000 USD)

Grand Prix-Crystal Globe: Restoration (director Joseph Madmony) The financial award is shared equally by the director and producer of the award-winning film.

Restoration
/ Boker Tov, Adon Fidelman
Directed by: Joseph Madmony
Israel, 2010

Special Jury Prize (20 000 USD)

Ján Mižigár a Martin Šulík (Gypsy) The financial award is shared equally by the director and producer of the award-winning film.

Gypsy / Cigán
Director: Martin Šulík
Slovak Republic, Czech Republic, 2011

Best Director Award

Best Director Award: Holidays by the Sea (french ambassador Pierre Lévy receiving the award) Pascal Rabaté
for the film Holidays by the Sea
France, 2011

Best Actress Award

Director Christian Schwochow (Cracks in the Shell) Stine Fischer Christensen
for her role in the film Cracks in the Shell / Die Unsichtbare
Directed by: Christian Schwochow
Germany, 2011

Best Actor Award

Best Actor Award: David Morse (Collaborator) David Morse
for his role in the film Collaborator
Directed by: Martin Donovan
Canada, USA, 2010

Special Mention

Special Mention for his role in the film Gypsy: Ján Mižigár Ján Mižigár
for his role in the film Gypsy / Cigán
Directed by: Martin Šulík
Slovak Republic, Czech Republic, 2011

 

Special Mention for the music of the film Room 304: Jocelyn Pook (director Birgitte Stærmose receiving the award) Jocelyn Pook
for the music of the film Room 304 / Værelse 304
Directed by: Birgitte Stærmose
Denmark, Croatia, 2011

EAST OF THE WEST - FILMS IN COMPETITION

East of the West Award (10 000 USD)

East of the West Award: Punk´s Not Dead (director Vladimir Blaževski) Punk´s Not Dead / Pankot ne e mrtov
Directed by: Vladimir Blaževski
Macedonia, Serbia, 2011

For the contagious energy with which a band of friends pursue their passion and resist conformism, the main award is unanimously given to Punks Not Dead.

Special Mention

East of the West Award, Special Mention: Generation P (director Victor Ginzburg) Generation P / Generation P
Directed by: Victor Ginzburg
Russia, USA, 2011

For the playful visualization of the novel of Victor Pelevin.

DOCUMENTARY FILMS IN COMPETITION

Best Documentary Film over 30 minutes long (5 000 USD)

Best documentary film over 30 minutes long: director Eva Mulvad (The Good Life) The Good Life / Det gode liv
Directed by: Eva Mulvad
Denmark, 2010

Best Documentary Film under 30 minutes long (5 000 USD)

Best documentary film under 30 minutes long: Declaration of Immortality (director Marcin Koszałka) Declaration of Immortality / Deklaracja nieśmiertelności
Director: Marcin Koszałka
Poland, 2010

FORUM OF INDEPENDENTS

Independent Camera Award

Independent Camera Award: Sunflower Hour (director Aaron Houston) Sunflower Hour / Sunflower Hour
Directed by: Aaron Houston
Canada, 2011

Crystal Globe for Outstanding Artistic Contribution to World Cinema

Judi Dench Judi Dench, United Kingdom

Festival President´s Award

Festival President´s Award - John Turturro Goran Bregović, Croatia
John Turturro, USA

Audience Award

Producer Patrik Pašš and director Matej Mináč Nicky´s Family / Nickyho rodina
Directed by: Matej Mináč
Slovak Republic, Czech Republic, 2011

NON-STATUTORY AWARDS

Award of International Film Critics (FIPRESCI)

International Critic´s Prize FIPRESCI: Collaborator Collaborator / Collaborator
Directed by: Martin Donovan
Canada, USA, 2010

The Ecumenical Jury Award

The Ecumenical Jury Prize: Crack in the Shell (director Christian Schwochow) Cracks in the Shell / Die Unsichtbare
Directed by: Christian Schwochow
Germany, 2011

Special Mention

Ecumenical Jury Commendation: Romeo Eleven (producer Paul Barbeau, actor Ali Ammar, actor Joseph Bou Nassar Romeo Eleven / Roméo Onze
Directed by: Ivan Grbovic
Canada, 2011

The Don Quijote Prize (FICC – International Federation of Film Societies)

Don Quijot Award: Gypsy Gypsy / Cigán
Directed by: Martin Šulík
Slovak Republic, Czech Republic, 2011

Special Mention

Don Quijot Award, Special Mention: Lollipop Monster (Ziska Riemann) Lollipop Monster / Lollipop Monster
Directed by: Ziska Riemann
Germany, 2011

FEDEORA Award

FEDORA Prize: Marija´s Own (Eva af Geijerstam and director Željka Suková) Marija´s Own / Marijine
Directed by: Željka Suková
Croatia, 2011

NETPAC Award

Once Upon a Time in Anatolia / Bir zamanlar Anadolu´da
Directed by: Nuri Bilge Ceylan
Turkey, Bosnia and Herzegovina, 2011

Europa Cinemas Label Award

Europa Cinemas Label Price: Gypsy Gypsy / Cigán
Directed by: Martin Šulík
Slovak Republic, Czech Republic, 2011


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