XXXI. Black International Cinema Berlin 2016
FILM AWARDS


Best film/video by a Black filmmaker
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THE MISSING GOD
Director: Ubaka Joseph Ugochukwu
Nigeria 2015


Best film/video on matters relating to the Black Experience/
Marginalized People

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DO OUTRO LADO DO ATLÂNTICO / THE OTHER SIDE OF THE ATLANTIC
Directors: Daniele Ellery & Márcio Câmara
Brazil 2015

NO CHILD
Director: Rob Underhill
USA 2015

YOU WOULDN'T EXPECT
Director: Evan Kidd
USA 2015

ZENAIDA
Directors: Alexis Tsafas & Yannis Fotou
Cape Verde 2015


Best film/video by a German filmmaker or a filmmaker residing in Germany
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ANTON RATH 1915-1917 CAPTIVITY IN SIBERIA
Director: Christa Biedermann
Austria/Germany 2014


Best film/video in the Fine Arts Disciplines
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MASTERS OF RHYTHM WITH ADDENDUM
Director: Dr. Eve A. Ma
USA 2015

REFUGEES WELCOME
Director: LIUBA
Germany/Italy 2013-2015

THE VOICE OF THE KORA
Director: Claudine Pommier
Canada 2016


Best film/video documentary production
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BLACK BALLERINA
Director: Frances McElroy
USA 2016

HEALING THE WOUNDS / DAMIT DIE WUNDEN HEILEN
Director: Salamatu Kuyateh
Sierra Leone 2015

HEALTH WORKERS / UNTER EINSATZ IHRES LEBENS
Directors: Sia Nyandemoh & Franklin T.O. M'Cormack
Sierra Leone 2015

NONE BE DARDESAY / EASY MONEY
Director: Yalda Ghashghai
Iran 2014


Special Acknowledgement
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BESHIN AZIZAM / TAKE A SEAT DARLING
Director: Ali Nazari
Iran 2015

JATTU
Director: Henrietta Mbawah
Sierra Leone 2015

RAY OF LIGHT / HOFFNUNGSSCHIMMER
Director: Arthur Pratt
Sierra Leone 2015

MOTTOS
"I may not make it if I try, but I damn sure won´t if I don´t..." - Oscar Brown Jr.
"Mankind will either find a way or make one." - C.P. Snow
"Whatever you do..., be cool!" - Joseph Louis Turner
"Yes, I can...!" - Sammy Davis Jr.
"Yes, We can...!" - Barack Obama

 

Supporters and Associates

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