12.-20.11.2016.

Awards at the 12th Zagreb Film Festival

Golden Pram for Best Feature Film and a cash prize in the amount of EUR 4,000

BLIND DATES | SHEMTKHVEVITI PAEMNEBI
Levan Koguashvili, Georgia, 2013, 99'

‘For its simplicity, originality, reliance on excellent scriptwriting, moving performance by the actors and humanity of all the characters.’

 

Special Mentions – feature-length fiction film

DIFRET

Zeresenay Berhane Mehari, Ethiopia / US, 2014, 99'

'For the relevance and importance of the subject matter and the honest and heartfelt approach to the storytelling and acting. We feel that it is an important step for the new Ethiopian cinema.'

 

OF HORSES AND MEN | HROSS Í OSS

Benedikt Erlingsson, Iceland / Norway / Germany, 2013., 81'

'For outstanding originality, a mixture of tragedy and humor, manifested humanity and themes larger than life, achieved by focusing on a handful of characters.'

 

SHORT FICTION FILM

Golden Pram for Best Short Film and a cash prize in the amount of EUR 1,000

KOWALSKI
Andrei Creţulescu, Romania, 2014, 18'

'Fifteen minutes of pure pleasure of a superb dialogue and great performance and directing. And for proving that Romanian cinema is still alive and at the top of its game.'

 

DOCUMENTARY FILM

Golden Pram for Best Documentary Film and a cash prize in the amount of EUR 1,000

KARPOTROTTER | KARPOPOTNIK
Matjaž Ivanišin, Slovenia, 2013, 50'

'Karpotrotter is a sensitive road movie that inspires the audience to look at the world with playful eyes and find meaning and poetic resonances in the most unexpected places. '

 

Special Mention

NAKED ISLAND | GOLI
Tiha K. Gudac, Croatia, 2014, 75'

'Tiha K. Gudac's Naked Island provokes people to talk about their repressed memories of shameful experiences, and, in the process, explore unexpected reconciliations. '

 

CHECKERS

Golden Pram for Best Croatian Short Film and a cash prize in the amount 10.000 kuna

ON SHAKY GROUND | TLO POD NOGAMA

Sonja Tarokić, Croatia, 2014, 29'

'The film demonstrates the technical skills applied by this young director in a realistic and detailed story about human relationships. In a very suggestive way that deeply touches the viewer, the sophisticated cinematography shows the contrast between lights and shadows, the outside and inside, family and individuality.'

 

Special Mention

MANJACA | MANJAČA  

Tin Žanić, Croatia, 2014, 23'

'For the strong cinematic language in this non-narrative form that enables one to become involved in the inner world of the protagonist.'

 

HT AUDIENCE AWARD FOR THE BEST FEATURE-LENGTH FICTION FILM

NO ONE'S CHILD | NIČIJE DIJETE

Vuk Ršumović, Srbija, Hrvatska, 95', 2014.

 

 

SCREENWRITERS WORKSHOP PALUNKO

Best script

MINJONJA NJANJONJA

Josip Lukić

 

Special mention

HIGHWAY |AUTOPUT

Miloš Popović

 

Award for Best Development Project in Pitching Shorts Program

MY BROTHER | MOJ BRAT

Mateja Posedi