THE WINNERS OF THE 41st KRAKOW FILM FESTIVAL

 

JAN SVANKMAJER – The Dragon of Dragons Award

  

INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION

REGULATION AWARDS

The Golden Dragon to the film „Q’Eschwachaka. The Golden Bridge”/ „ Q’Eschwachaka. El Puente Dorado” directed by Jorge Carmona Del Solar (Peru)

The Silver Dragon for the Director of the Best Documentary Film to the film „The Wittness”/ „Svedok” directed by Dušan Hudec (Sloviak)

The Silver Dragon for the Director of the Best Animated Film to the film „The Boy Who Saw The Iceberg” directed by Paul Driessen (Canada)

The Silver Dragon for the Director of the Best Fiction Film to the film „Day After Day”/ „Afta” directed by Kornèl Mundruczó (Hungury)

 

The Honorary Diplomas for films:

„Waiting Room”/ „Połustanok” directed by Sergiej Łoźnica (Russia)

„My Uncles’ World”/ „Świat moich wujków” directed by Krzysztof Magowski (Poland)

„In Absentia” directed by Quay Brothers (Great Britain)

 

ADDITIONAL AWARDS

The FIPRESCI (International Film Critics) Jury at 41st Krakow Film Festival consisting of: Aleksander Kwiatkowski (Sweden), Salah Sermini (France), Tadeusz Szczepański (Poland) has decided to award the film „Q’Eschwachaka. The Golden Bridge”/ „ Q’Eschwachaka. El Puente Dorado” directed by Jorge Carmona Del Solar (Peru).

The FICC (International Federation of Film Discussion Clubs) Jury at 41st Krakow Film Festival consisting of: Janusz Kosodrowicz (Poland), Josef Korvas (Czech Republic), Beat Schneider (Switzerland) has decided to grant the Don Quichote Award „El Misionero” directed by Wojciech Staroń (Poland). The Jury has also decided to grant The Special Mention to films: „Father and Daughter” directed by Michael Dudok de Wit (Great Britain/ The Netherlands), „Ung, Vakker Og Begavet” directed by Anne Kjersti Björn (Norway).

 

NATIONAL COMPETITION

REGULATION AWARDS

The Golden Hobby-Horse of Cracow for the film „I’m Bad”/ „Jestem zły” directed by Grzegorz Pacek

The Silver Hobby-Horse of Cracow for the film „Tuning Instruments”/ „Strojenie instrumentów” directed by Jerzy Kucia

The Bronze Hobby- Horse of Cracow for the film „My Uncles’ World”/ „Świat moich wujków” directed by Krzysztof Magowski (Poland)

 

The Honorary Diplomas for films:

„Zygielbojm’s Death”/ „Śmierć Zygielbojma” directed by Dżamila Ankiewicz

„Forbidden Love”/ „Zakazana miłość” directed by Igor Mołodecki

„Martin’s Law”/ „Reguła Martina” directed by Marek Piwowski

„Documentary…?”/ „Dokument…?” directed by Małgorzata Szumowska

 

ADDITIONAL AWARDS

A Bronisław Chromy Sculpture for the Best Producer of Polish short and documentary films to Iga Cembrzyńska

Planet Chanel Special Prize for the best Polish documentary film for “Zbig” directed by Natalia Koryncka- Gruz

“Przekrój” Magazine Award – “The Golden Scissors” for the film “Zen Tale” directed by Magdalena Solé (USA)

The Pro- Helvetia Foundation Award for the best animated debut: “Spring 1999″/ “Wiosna 1999” directed by Wojciech Sobczyk

The Prize of Student Jury of Cracow: “Credo” directed by Jonas Raeber (Switzerland) and “Copy Shop” directed by Virgil Wildrich (Austria)