Nice 2017 Winners

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What an incredible night our awards ceremony turned out to be. We concluded our festival week with a bang! Congratulations to all nominees. The calibre of films present this year once again did not disappoint. Filmmakers from around the world brought their talents to our screens and worked collectively over the festival week to support each other and forge new friendships and alliances, unlocking future opportunities and filmmaking ventures. Our awards ceremony marked the final night of our festival and awarded the best in each of our categories with a prestigious trophy award. Here is a rundown of our amazing winners.

 

Unproduced Scripts

Michael Wants to Marry

Lust for Controversy

First Kill

Edna’s Dearest Posessions

Pelée

The Silent Seed

Making Olivia

Dollar Down


Film Winners

Best Animation or Animated Sequence
November 10th


Scientific & Educational Award
She Objects


Best Costume
The Admired


Best Editing of a Documentary
The Other


Best Foreign Language Documentary
Little Sparta


Best Cinematography in a Documentary
The Hall of Giants


Best Director of a Short Documentary
The Iron Dream

Best Director of a Foreign Language Documentary
March


Best Short Documentary
Backroads Europe: On Roman Routes


Best Director of a Feature Documentary
Well of Dreams


Best Feature Documentary
The Big Secret


Best Hair, Makeup & Body Design
After the Outbreak


Best Original Score
Haruo


Best Original Screenplay of a Short Foreign Language Film
When the Sun Falls


Best Editing of a Foreign Language Film
The Victim


Best Cinematography in a Foreign Language Film
Red Butterfly Dream


Best Director of a Short Foreign Language Film
Spring Awakened


Best Foreign Language Film
Pilgrimage


Best Original Screenplay of a Foreign Language Film
Home Away


Best Supporting Actress in a Foreign Language Film
The Fish in the Water


Best Supporting Actor in a Foreign Language Film
The Lady from Satsuma


Best Lead Actress in a Foreign Language Film
Emma


Best Lead Actor in a Foreign Language Film
Haruo


Best Director of a Foreign Language Film
29+1


Best Foreign Language Feature Film
Patria


Best Sound Design
The Sun Behind You


Best Visual Effects
Inherit the Stars


Best Original Screenplay of a Short Film
Who!


Best Editing of a Short Film
Cuckold Picasso


Best Cinematography in a Short Film
Solo


Best Short Comedy
Dog Park


Best Supporting Actress in a Short Film
Malibu Living


Best Supporting Actor in a Short Film
That’s Opportunity Knocking


Best Lead Actress in a Short Film
The Admired


Best Lead Actor in a Short Film
It Gets Better


Best Director of a Short Film
The Bridge


Best Short Film
My Mechanical Friend


Best Story
Four Journeys


Jury Award
Outcaste – The House that Carol Built


Talented New Filmmaker
Pillars of Heaven


Best Original Screenplay of a Feature Film
What Waits in the Red


Best Editing of a Feature Film
Soul


Best Cinematography in a Feature Film
The Dunning Man


Best Feature Comedy
Ape Lasagna


Best Feature Film
I Am Still Here


Best Supporting Actress
Somewhere Over That Rainbow


Best Supporting Actor
Permanent


Best Lead Actress
UNTITLED (A Film)


Best Lead Actor
What Waits in the Red


Best Director
Somewhere Over That Rainbow


Best Film
UNTITLED (A Film)