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Awards

Muhr Arab Feature


Best Film
France and Algeria
Lyès Salem (Director)

Special Jury Prize
France and Algeria
Rabah Ameur-Zaimeche (Director)

Best Editor
France and Algeria
Nicolas Bancilhon (Editor)

Best Actor
Morocco
Anas El Baz (Cast)
Omar Lotfi (Cast)

Best Actress
France and Morocco
Hafsia Herzi (Cast)

Best Cinematographer
Morocco
Luca Coassin (DOP)

Best Scriptwriter
Palestine
Annemarie Jacir (Scriptwriter)

Best Composer
France and Algeria
Sylvain Rifflet (Composer)

Muhr Arab Short


First Prize
France and Lebanon
Carlos Chahine (Director)

Second Prize
Egypt
Sherif El Bendary (Director)

Special Jury Prize
United Arab Emirates
Saeed Salmeen Al-Murry (Director)

Muhr Arab Documentary


First Prize

Second Prize
Egypt and United States of America (USA)
Engi Wassef (Director)

Muhr AsiaAfrica Feature


Best Film
South Korea and United States of America (USA)
So Yong Kim (Director)

Special Jury Prize
Japan
Hajime Kadoi (Director)

Best Editor
India
A. Sreekar Prasad (Editor)

Best Actor
Germany, Kazakhstan, Poland, Russia and Switzerland
Askhat Kuchinchirekov (Cast)

Best Actress
Hong Anh (Cast)

Best Cinematographer
Reza Teymouri (DOP)

Best Scriptwriter
Deepa Mehta (Scriptwriter)

Best Composer
France, Germany and Ethiopia
Jorga Mesfin (Composer)
Vijay Iver (Composer)

Muhr AsiaAfrica Short


First Prize
China
Haolun Shu (Director)

Second Prize
Kyrgyzstan
Akjol Bekbolotov (Director)

Special Jury Prize
Mahamat-Saleh Haroun (Director)

Muhr AsiaAfrica Documentary


First Prize
Japan and United States of America (USA)
Kazuhiro Sôda (Director)

Second Prize
Cameroon
Osvalde Lewat (Director)

Special Jury Prize
Yu Guangyi (Director)

FIPRESCI Feature


Best Director
France and Algeria
Lyès Salem (Director)

The People’s Choice Award


Best Film
Leon Geller (Director)
Marcus Vetter (Director)