Prizes & Award Winners 2004-2021

CROSSING EUROPE Award - Best Fiction Film

(until 2014: CROSSING EUROPE Award European COMPETITION)

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(until 2019: EUR 10.000,- // powered by Linz Kultur & Land Oberösterreich / Kultur

2004:  Kako ubiv svetec / How I Killed a Saint, Teona Strugar Mitevska, (SI / FR / MK alt)
2005:  Demi-tarif / Half Price, Isild Le Besco, (FR)
2006:  Gisela , Isabelle Stever, (DE)
2007:  Die Unerzogenen / The Unpolished, Pia Marais, (DE)
2008:  Charly , Isild Le Besco, (FR)
2008:  Special Mention - Diorthosi / Correction, Thanos Anastopoulos, (GR)
2009:  Uzak İhtimal / Wrong Rosary, Mahmut Fazıl Coşkun, (TR)
2009:  Special Mention - De ofrivilliga / Involuntary, Ruben Östlund, (SE)
2010:  Crnci / The Blacks, Zvonimir Juric, Goran Dević, (HR)
2011:  Caracremada , Lluís Galter, (ES)
2011:  Im Alter von Ellen / At Ellen's Age, Pia Marais, (DE)
2012:  Z daleka widok jest piękny / It Looks Pretty From A Distance, Anka Sasnal, Wilhelm Sasnal, (PL)
2013:  Special Mention - Až do mesta Aš / Made in Ash , Iveta Grófová, (SK / CZ)
2014:  Les Apaches / Apaches, Thierry de Peretti, (FR)
2014:  Family Tour , Liliana Torres, (ES)
2015:  Varvari / Barbarians, Ivan Ikić, (RS / ME / SI)
2016:  Babai , Visar Morina, (DE / XK / MK / FR)
2016:  Baden Baden , Rachel Lang, (BE / FR)
2017:  Ne gledaj mi u pijat / Quit Staring at My Plate, Hana Jušić, (HR / DK)
2018:  António um dois três / Antonio One Two Three, Leonardo Mouramateus, (PT / BR)
2018:  Special Mention - Il cratere / Crater, Silvia Luzi, Luca Bellino, (IT)
2018:  Special Mention - Körfez / The Gulf, Emre Yeksan, (TR / DE / GR)
2019:  Tchelovek kotorij udivil vseh / The Man Who Surprised Everyone, Natasha Merkulova, Aleksey Chupov, (FR / RU / EE)
2019:  Special Mention - Light as Feathers , Rosanne Pel, (NL)
2019:  Oray , Mehmet Akif Büyükatalay, (DE)
2020:  Due to the Corona-related cancelation of Crossing Europe 2020, the festival prize was not awarded. - , ()
2021:  Dasatskisi / Beginning, Dea Kulumbegashvili, (GE / FR)

NEW VISION AWARD

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EUR 5.000,-
2011:  Beli beli svet / White White World, Oleg Novković, (RS)
2012:  Sangue do meu Sangue / Blood of my Blood, João Canijo, (PT)

CROSSING EUROPE Audience Award - Best Fiction Film

(2011 to 2014: AUDIENCE AWARD)

EUR 1.000,-
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2011:  Pál Adrienn / Adrienn Pal, Ágnes Kocsis, (HU / NL / AT / FR)
2012:  Weekend , Andrew Haigh, (GB)
2013:  Animals , Marçal Forés, (ES)
2014:  10.000 KM / Long Distance, Carlos Marques-Marcet, (ES / US)
2015:  Ce Lume Minunată / What a Wonderful World, Anatol Durbală, (MD)
2016:  Jajda / Thirst, Svetla Tsotsorkova, (BG)
2017:  Hjartasteinn / Heartstone, Guðmundur Arnar Guðmundsson, (DK / IS)
2018:  Hva vil folk si / What Will People Say, Iram Haq, (NO / DE / SE)
2019:  Irina , Nadejda Koseva, (BG)
2020:  Due to the Corona-related cancelation of Crossing Europe 2020, the festival prize was not awarded. - , ()
2021:  Mila / Apples, Christos Nikou, (GR / PL / SI)

ray PUBLIKUMSPREIS

(2006 - 2010)
 
EUR 5.000,-
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2006:  Kontakt / Contact, Sergej Stanojkovski, (MK / DE)
2007:  Avril / April in Love, Gérald Hustache-Mathieu, (FR)
2008:  Ljubav i drugi zlocini / Love and Other Crimes, Stefan Arsenijevic, (RS / DE / AT / SI)
2009:  Unmade Beds , Alexis Dos Santos, (GB)
2010:  Coeur Animal / Animal Heart, Séverine Cornamusaz, (CH / FR)

CROSSING EUROPE Award European DOCUMENTARY

(2010 - 2011)

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2010:  Videocracy , Erik Gandini, (SE)
2011:  Into Eternity , Michael Madsen, (DK / FI)

FEDEORA AWARDS for European Documentaries

(2012-2014)
2012:  Documentary films by directors under the age of 33 - Ein Brief aus Deutschland / A Letter from Germany, Sebastian Mez, (DE)
2012:  Special Mention - Hauptfriedhof / Cemetery, Melanie Jilg, (DE)
2012:  Documentary films by directors over the age of 33 - Vol Spécial / Special Flight, Fernand Melgar, (CH)
2012:  Special Mention - Entrée du personnel / Staff Entrance, Manuela Frésil, (FR)
2014:  Géographie humaine / Human Geography, Claire Simon, (FR)

CROSSING EUROPE Award – Local Artist 


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€ 2.000,- Gutschein The Grand Post – Audio  & Picture Post Production
€ 1.000,- powered by Forafilm


2004 - 2015 // EUR 7.000,- // powered by Federal Province of Upper Austria / Department of Culture (EUR 5.000,-) // powered by Synchro Film, Video & Audio Bearbeitungs GmbH, Wien (EUR 2.000,-)
2016 - 2020  EUR 7.000,-  // powered by Federal Province of Upper Austria / Department of Culture (EUR 5.000,-) und The Grand Post Audio Post Production for Film & TV, Wien (EUR 2.000,-)
2004:  Jet , Schwentner Michaela, (AT)
2004:  Special Mention - Blowfeld , Rainer Gamsjäger, (AT)
2004:  Special Mention - Nix Gscheit's drin , Regina Stefanischitz, (AT)
2005:  Mirror Mechanics , Siegfried A. Fruhauf, (AT)
2005:  Special Mention - SW-NÖ 04 , Barbara Musil, (AT)
2006:  Wir LAWOG-Frauen haben's schön , Gisela Hesser, (AT)
2006:  Special Mention - Am Hauptplatz, im Wald , Sofie Thorsen, (AT)
2006:  Special Mention - Fuge 1.6180339887 - Part 2 , Robert Praxmarer, (AT)
2007:  Bleiben will ich, wo ich nie gewesen bin , Libertad Hackl, (AT)
2007:  Nach der Eishöhle , Lukas Marxt, (AT)
2007:  Special Mention - Fatsy , Oliver Stangl, Christian Tod, (AT)
2008:  Market sentiments , Barbara Musil, (AT)
2008:  Special Mention - Brachland , Ernst Spiessberger, (AT)
2008:  Special Mention - Eintritt zum Paradies um 3€20 / Admission to Paradise for 3€20, Edith Stauber, (AT)
2009:  Drauf , Martin Music, (AT)
2009:  Dropping Furniture , Harald Hund, Paul Horn, (AT)
2009:  Special Mention - Romeo und Julia / Franz und Rosi , HS Steinerkirchen, (AT)
2010:  Sinister Sisters Slaughterhouse , Michaela Mandel, (AT / SE)
2010:  Slam Video Maputo , Ella Raidel, (MZ / AT)
2011:  SUBVERSES China in Mozambique , Ella Raidel, (MZ / AT)
2011:  Daschka , Ludwig Löckinger, (AT)
2012:  Die Arbeiterinnen verlassen die Fabrik , Katharina Gruzei, (AT)
2012:  Nachbehandlung / After Treatment, Edith Stauber, (AT)
2013:  Humming, fast and slow , Rainer Kohlberger, (DE / AT)
2013:  Special Mention - Pfitscher , Florian Kofler, (AT / IT)
2014:  Special Mention - Performance , Kornelia Kugler, (DE)
2015:  Eden's Edge (Three Shorts on the Californian Desert) , O.N.L.S.D., G. Treml, L. Calice O.N.L.S.D., G. Treml, L. Calice, (AT)
2015:  Farfalla , Felix Huber, (AT)
2016:  Korida , Siniša Vidović, (AT)
2016:  Those Shocking Shaking Days , Selma Doborac, (AT / BA)
2017:  Oderland. Fontane , Bernhard Sallmann, (DE)
2017:  Kaugummizigaretten / Candy Cigarettes, Marie Luise Lehner, (AT)
2018:  Schneemann , Leni Gruber, (AT)
2018:  < common.places 2 > , Fiona Rukschcio , (AT)
2019:  Fleischwochen , Joachim Iseni, (AT)
2020:  Due to the Corona-related cancelation of Crossing Europe 2020, the festival prize was not awarded. - , ()
2021:  2551.01 , Norbert Pfaffenbichler, (AT)
2021:  schweben. / swaying., Julia Windischbauer, Elena Wolff, (AT / SE)
2021:  Ankommen / Arriving, Mohammad Reza Rasouli, (AT)

CROSSING EUROPE Innovative Award - Local Artist

 
EUR 3.500,- 
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2017:  Fetish Finger , Susanna Flock, (AT)
2018:  La sombra de un dios / A God's Shadow , Bernhard Hetzenauer, (AT / DE / MX)
2019:  animistica , Nikki Schuster, (AT / DE / MX)
2020:  How to Disappear , Total Refusal, (AT)
2020:  Special Mention - Stones , Michael Heindl, (BO / PE / CL / AT)
2020:  Hard-headed Harmony , Michael Heindl, (GB / AT)

CROSSING EUROPE Social Awareness Award – Best Documentary 

(2014: CROSSING EUROPE SOCIAL AWARENESS AWARD for European Documentaries)
 
EUR 5.000,- powered by gfk - Gesellschaft für Kulturpolitik OÖ
(until 2016: EUR 5.000,- // powered by Land Oberösterreich / Soziales)

2014:  Special Mention - Kauza Cervanová / Normalization, Robert Kirchhoff, (SK / CZ)
2014:  Dell'arte Della Guerra / On The Art of War, Luca Bellino, Silvia Luzi, (IT / US)
2015:  Flotel Europa , Vladimir Tomic, (DK / RS)
2016:  Rio Corgo , Maya Kosa, Sérgio da Costa, (CH / PT)
2017:  Rodnye / Close Relations, Vitaly Mansky, (LV / DE / EE / UA)
2018:  A Woman Captured , Bernadett Tuza-Ritter, (HU)
2019:  Special Mention - Srbenka , Nebojša Slijepčević, (HR)
2019:  Special Mention - Transnistra , Anna Eborn, (SE / DK / BE)
2020:  Due to the Corona-related cancelation of Crossing Europe 2020, the festival prize was not awarded. - , ()
2021:  Anyáim története / Her Mothers, Asia Dér, Sári Haragonics, (HU)

CROSSING EUROPE AWARD - YOUTH JURY

 
€ 1.000,- 
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2018:  Cobain , Nanouk Leopold, (NL / BE / DE)

CROSSING EUROPE AWARD - YAAAS! YOUTH JURY

 
€ 2.000,- 
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2019:  Posledice / Consequences, Darko Štante, (AT / SI)
2020:  Due to the Corona-related cancelation of Crossing Europe 2020, the festival prize was not awarded. - , ()
2021:  Tottumiskysymys / Force of Habit, Kirsikka Saari, Elli Toivoniemi, Anna Paavilainen, Alli Haapasalo, Reetta Aalto, Jenni Toivoniemi, Miia Tervo, (FI)

CREATIVE REGION MUSIC VIDEO Audience Award

 
EUR 1.500,-
powered by CREATIVE REGION Linz & Upper Austria
2013:  Goodbye - Cherry Sunkist , Karin Fisslthaler, (AT)
2014:  Meltingsphere - Richard Eigner & Abby Lee Tee , Andreea Săsăran, (AT)
2015:  Heaven - Felix Schager, Konstantin Diggn , Lukas Jakob Löcker, (AT)
2016:  Wösside - Wös Rap Rec , Leni Gruber, (AT)
2017:  Naked Thoughts - Alpine Dweller , Josef Fink, David Haunschmidt, (AT)
2019:  Fahrvergnügen - Chris Imler , Dagmar Schürrer, (AT / DE)

CREATIVE REGION MUSIC VIDEO AWARD - RESIDENCY 

(2014)
 
EUR 6.000,- 
powered by CREATIVE REGION Linz & Upper Austria

2014:  Sleep Sleep - Gospel , Jakob Kubizek, (AT)
2014:  Selbe Stadt anderer Planet - Kreisky , Jakob Kubizek, (AT)

CROSSING EUROPE Award – Local Artist Drehort Tabakfabrik

(2015)
 
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2015:  Notes On Mackey , Klaus Pamminger, (AT)

CROSSING EUROPE Award – Local Artist Atelierpreis (2010 - 2016)

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2010:  The Law Of The Time - Ritornell , Gloria Gammer, Sigrid Nagele, (AT)
2011:  The Streets of the Invisibles , Remo Rauscher, (AT)
2012:  Trying to build a Sentence , Susanna Flock, (AT)
2013:  2x10m² Ostseeblick , Miguel José Gonzalez-Gonzalez, (AT)
2014:  Untended Outskirts , Markus Burgstaller, (AT)
2015:  Untitled 014 , Vildan Turalić, (AT)
2016:  Last Supper IV , Maria Czernohorszky, (AT)

CROSSING EUROPE Social Awareness Award – Local Artist 

(2014: CROSSING EUROPE SOCIAL AWARENESS AWARD Local Artist)
 
EUR 4.000,- 
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2016: powered by Kinder- und Jugendhilfe OÖ
2014:  Private Revolutions , Alexandra Schneider, (AT)
2015:  Monumenti , Eva Hausberger, (AT)
2015:  EVDEKI SES - 22m² Österreich , Ufuk Serbest, (AT)
2016:  Unten , Djordje Čenić, Herman Peseckas, (AT)



MIOB New Vision Award

€ 3.000,- powered by MIOB | Moving Images Open Borders

The members of the festival network Moving Images Open Borders award the prize annually to an innovative European feature-length film.

CREATIVE REGION Music Video Award 

€ 1.500 powered by CREATIVE REGION Linz & Upper Austria
Der von Crossing Europe und der CREATIVE REGION Linz & Upper Austria ausgelobte CREATIVE REGION MUSIC VIDEO Award wird von der Jury Competition Local Artist vergeben. Zur Auswahl kommen alle Musikvideos, die im Rahmen der Crossing Europe Programmsektion Local Artists 2021 gezeigt werden, bei denen Regie und/oder Musiker*innen in Oberösterreich leben, arbeiten oder studieren.
2020:  Auto - KLITCLIQUE , Anna Spanlang, (AT)
2021:  Immigrant - Dacid Go8lin , Mark Gerstorfer, (AT)