- Heart of Sarajevo for Best Feature Film
- Heart of Sarajevo for Best Actor Georg Friedrich
- CICAE Arthouse Cinema Award.
The CICAE jury stated the following: Sebastian Meise’s drama Great Freedom is a masterfully crafted story reminding us that love is never a crime. A touching perspective on a man's struggles within the postwar West German society, this film boasts excellent direction and interpretations.
The winning film receives CICAE support in terms of distribution, exhibition, and audience outreach, throughout a network of 3,000 cinemas.