Saturday, December 12, 2009
A few hours ago the Academy had the awards ceremony and here are the winners.
Best Film: Das Weisse Band (The White Ribbon), Michael Haneke, Germany, Austria, France and Italy (Bravo!)
Best Director: Michael Haneke for Das Weisse Band (The White Ribbon)
Best Actress: Kate Winslet in The Reader
Best Actor: Tahar Rahim in Un Prophete (A Prophet)
Best Screenwriter: Michael Haneke for Das Weisse Band (The White Ribbon)
Carlo Di Palma European Cinematographer: Anthony Dod Mantle for Antichrist and Slumdog Millionaire
EFA Prix D’Excellence: Brigitte Taillandier, Francis Wargnier, Jean-Paul Hurier & Marc Doisne for the Sound Design, Un Prophet (A Prophet)
European Discovery: Katalin Varga, Peter Strickland, Romania, UK and Hungary
FIPRESCI Prix: Tatarak (Sweet Rush), Andrzej Wajda, Poland
People’s Choice Award for Best European Film: Slumdog Millionaire
To check the winners in all categories please go here. Great films were honored today and for me both are excellent movies, Cheers! for Haneke and Audiard.