MIFF 2006 AWARD WINNERS

General Information | Winners


DOCUMENTARY FEATURES – WORLD & IBERO-AMERICAN CINEMA COMPETITION:

  • Knight Grand Jury Prize: In the Pit (En el hoyo), by Juan Carlos Rulfo (Mexico)

  • Special Grand Jury Mention: Gitmo – The New Rules of War by Erik Gandini, Tarik Saleh (Sweden)

  • Special Grand Jury Mention: My Grandmother's House (La casa de mi abuela) by Adán Aliaga (Spain)


DRAMATIC FEATURES – IBERO-AMERICAN CINEMA COMPETITION:

  • Knight Grand Jury Prize: Life in Color (Vida y color) by Santiago Tabernero (Spain)

  • Special Grand Jury Mention: 7 Virgins (7 Vírgenes) by Alberto Rodríguez (Spain)

  • Special Grand Jury Mention: Lower City (Cidade Baixa) by Sérgio Machado (Brazil)


DRAMATIC FEATURES – WORLD CINEMA COMPETITION:

  • Knight Grand Jury Prize (tie): Accused (Anklaget) by Jacob Thuesen (Denmark) and Burnt Out (Sauf le respect que je vous dois) by Fabienne Godet (France)


FIPRESCI (INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF FILM CRITICS) PRIZE:

  • The Master (Mistrz) by Piotr Trzaskalski (Poland)


AUDIENCE AWARDS:

  • World Dramatic Feature Competition:  Accused (Anklaget) by Jacob Thuesen (Denmark)

  • Ibero-American Dramatic Feature Competition:  Angels of the Sun (Anjos do sol) by Rudi Lagemann (Brazil)

  • World & Ibero-American Documentary Feature Competition:  The Refugee All Stars by Zach Niles and Banker White (Guinea/Sierra Leone/USA)


MIAMI ENCUENTROS PRIZE:

  • Fraternal Love (União Fraterna)by Laís Bodanzky (Brazil)