SHORT NEWS

Award winners 2022

August 2022

THE VILLAGE NEXT TO PARADISE by Mo Harawe
project in development

♦ Alphapanda Market Breakout Award
Alliance 4 Development – Locarno


July 2022

RiMINI by Ulrich Seidl
♦ FIPRESCI Prize (Best Film)
European Film Festival – Palić


June 2022

MUTZENBACHER by Ruth Beckermann
♦ Press Jury's prize for Best Film
Al Este Festival Internacional de Cine – Lima

QUO VADIS AIDA? by Jasmila Zbanic
♦ LUX Audience Award
initiated by the European Parliament


May 2022

MUTZENBACHER by Ruth Beckermann
♦ Special Jury Prize
Subversive Film Festival – Zagreb

CORSAGE by Marie Kreutzer
•♦  Best Performance Vicky Krieps
•♦  Best Creative Sound Design
Cannes – Un Certain Regard


LIVING TOGETHER by Thomas Fürhapter
•♦  VIKTOR DOK.deutsch
DOK.fest Munich

ALPENLAND by Robert Schabus
•♦  Special Mention (UNESCO World Heritage Dolomites Award)
Trento Film Festival

A LITTLE LOVE PACKAGE by Gastón Solnicki
•♦  Best Director
BAFICI – Buenos Aires



April 2022

MONEYBOYS by C.B. Yi
•♦  New Directors Competition Special Jury Prize
Seattle IFF


MONEYBOYS by C.B. Yi
•♦  Best Feature Film Award 
CINHOMO Festival – Valladolid


ABOVE THE WORLD by Adrian Goiginger
•♦  Prize of the Province of South Tyrol for Best Fiction Film – Bolzano FF

SOLDAT AHMET by Jannis Lenz
•♦ Grand Jury Honorable Mention
Full Frame Documentary FF – Durham, NC



March 2022


MONEYBOYS by C.B. Yi
•♦  Best Film
Pluriel.les IFF – Compiègne


GREAT FREEDOM by Sebastian Meise
•♦ Special Mention | Feature Film Competition
Roze Filmdagen – LGBTQ FF Amsterdam

LUZIFER by Peter Brunner
♦  Best Picture
Pendance Festival


February 2022

SONNE by Kurdwin Ayub
♦ GWFF Best First Feature Award
Internationale Filmfestspiele Berlin – Berlinale

MUTZENBACHER by Ruth Beckermann
♦ Best Film | Encounters Competition
Internationale Filmfestspiele Berlin – Berlinale

THE TROUBLE WITH BEING BORN by Sandra Wollner
♦ Best Fiction Film
♦ Best Cinematography
Preis der deutschen Filmkritik

FOR THE MANY – THE VIENNA CHAMBER OF LABOUR by Constantin Wulff
♦ Nominated for Berlinale Documentary Award

MUTZENBACHER by Ruth Beckermann
♦ Nominated for Berlinale Documentary Award


January 2022

MONEYBOYS by C.B. Yi
♦ Best Feature Film
♦ Best Screenplay
♦ Prize of the Ecumenical Jury
Festival Max Ophüls Prize SAARBRÜCKEN

GREAT FREEDOM by Sebastian Meise
•♦ Best Director
International Political Film Festival CARCASSONNE