interfilm Festival

Awards and Winners 2015

These are the awards and prize sponsors of the 30th International Short Film Festival Berlin. Winners receive awards worth 45.000 Euro.

International Competition

Berlin-Brandenburg Short Award -  Best Film

€ 6000 from Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg Link

Inspection

Gala Sukhanova - press still, Russian Federation, 2013 - more - filmstill - Film

Best Live-Action

€ 2000 from SAE Institute Berlin Link

Nelly

Chris Raiber, Austria, 2015 - more - Trailer

Best Animation

1.000,- € from Berliner Technische Kunsthochschule (BTK) Link

Whole

William Reynish, Denmark, 2014 - more - Film

Best Cinematography

Postproduction, value of € 9000 from ARRI Mitte Link

The Weatherman and the Shadowboxer

Randall Lloyd Okita, Canada, 2014 - more - Trailer

Special Mentions:

Planter les choux / Just like us - Karine Blanc, France, 2014 - more

Listen - Rungano Nyoni, Hamy Ramezan, Finland / Denmark, 2014 - more - Trailer

Aubade - Mauro Carraro, Switzerland, 2014 - more - Trailer

Confrontations - Films against Violence and Intolerance

1st Prize

€ 2000 from the Federal Agency for Civic Education Link

Démontable

Douwe Dijkstra, Netherlands, 2014 - more - Trailer

2nd Prize

€ 1000 from the Federal Agency for Civic Education Link

Ave Maria

Basil Khalil, Frankreich / Germany / Palestina, 2015 - more - Trailer

Special Mentions

Spectrum - Dimitris Gkotsis, Greece, 2014 - more - Trailer

Dinner for few - Nassos Vakalis, Greece, 2014 - more - Trailer

Online Award - 1st prize

€ 1000 from Heinrich Böll Foundation Link

Shok

Jamie Donoughue, England / Cosovo, 2015 - more - Trailer

Online Award - 2nd prize

The Culprit - Michael Rittmannsberger,  Austria, 2015 - more - Film

Online Award - 3rd prize

Hatatzpitanit / Lookout - Noa Gusakov, Israel, 2014 - more - Trailer

Documentary Competition

Best Documentary

Audiece Award  1.000 € from Hellenic Foundation for the Preservation of History and Culture, Inc. - Link

The Reinvention of Normal

Liam Saint-Pierre, England, 2015 - more - Film

German Competition

First prize

€ 1000  from Luzia Link

Erledigung einer Sache/ The last will

Dustin Loose, Germany, 2014 - more - Trailer - Film

Second prize

Film Equipement Rental worth € 2.500 from 25p *MEDIA GROUP Link

Alienation

Laura Lehmus, Germany, 2014 - more - Trailer

Special Mentions

Sadakat (Fidelity) - Ilker Çatak, Deutschland, 2014 - more - Trailer

In The Distance - Florian Grolig, Deutschland, 2015 - more - Trailer

https://vimeo.com/128367809


Green Film Competition

Bester Environmental Film

Audience Award 1.500 € from Heinrich Böll Foundation - Link

Atlantis Real Estate

Yatri N. Niehaus, Germany, 2014 - more - Film

 

Green Film Online Award - 1st prize

Jury Award 1.000 € from fritz kola - Link

El Mostro, la coraggiosa storia di Gabriele

Salvatore Restivo, Lucio Schiavon, Italy, 2015 - more - Trailer

Green Film Online Award - 2nd prize

Blue-Eyed Me - Alexey Marfin - England • 2014 - more - Trailer

Right to Water - Sohel Mohammad Rana, Bangladesch • 2014 - more

Green Film Online Award - 3rd prize

Sicigorousawa un Cironnop / The Fox of Shichigorosawa - Tune Sugihara, Japan, 2014 - more - Trailer

Eject

Audience Award for the weirdest & most wonderful film

€ 1000 from Ampelmann Link

The Auteurs of Christmas

Fourground Films, Canada, 2013 - more - Film

interforum - International Script Pitch

Best Script Pitch

1000 € by 25p *MEDIA GROUP - link

Neritan Zinxhiria - Albania - "To Not See Flowers Without Colours"

ESP Jury Award

Participation at European Short Pitch 2016 supported by a grant by NISI MASA - European Network for Young Cinema. - link

Masha Kondakova - Ukraine - "Call Up"

Daazo Award

A one-on-one session of individual festival strategy consulting provided by  daazo - link

Demetrio Elorz - Spain - "Point, Game, Set and Match"


Special Mention:

Nefeli Rapti - Greece  - "1969"