PIFF 2017 complete award list!

15th edition of PIFF (Pune Internation Film Festival) wrapped up yesterday. Overall, it was another successful year for PIFF, with submissions from all over the world. The festival held from 12th January to 19th January attracting film buffs from the city. We have compiled the list of award winners of PIFF 2017 down below. The 16th edition of PIFF will take place from 11th January to 18th January 2018.

PIFF 2017’s  jury members:

Mrs. Aparna Sen (India) – Director
Prof. Jerzy Stuhr (Poland) – Actor
Mr. Goran Paskaljević (Serbia) – Director
Mr. Jorge Arriagada (Chile) – Composer
Mr. Jens Fischer (Sweden) – Cinematographer
Ms. Gowri Ramnarayan (India) – Film Critic
Mr. Bennet Rathnayake (Sri Lanka) – Director
Ms. Narges Abyer (Iran) – Director
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Complete Award List:

  • Best Animation Short Film Award (India): Tumbling Street produced by St. Xavier’s College.
  • Best Student of the Final Year (Direction) Award: Mukul Haloi
  • Best Animation Short Film Award (International): Missing Key ( France)
  • Best Live Action Short Film Audiographer Award: Simon Peter // Pitter Patter Goes My Heart (USA)
  • Best Live Action Short Film Cinematographer Award: Alpesh Nagar // Kalpvriksha (India)
  • Best Live Action Short Film Screenplay Award: Aboozar Amini // Angelus Novus (UK)
  • Best Live Action Short Film Director Award: Eva Riley // The Patriot (UK)
  • Best Live Action Short Film Award: Tenants directed by Klara Kochańska
  • Akhil Bhartiya Marathi Chitrapat Maha Mandal Best Marathi Screenplay Award: Rajesh Mapuskarfor // Ventilator.
  • ABMCMM Best Marathi Film Actress Award: Tannishtha Chatterjee // Doctor Rakhmabai.
  • ABMCMM Best Cinematographer Award: Satyajeet Shobha Shreeram // Lathe Joshi.
  • ABMCMM Best Marathi Film Director Award: Sandip Bhalchandra Patil // Dashakriya.
  • Government of Maharashtra “Sant Tukaram” Best Marathi Film Award: Lathe Joshi directed by Mangesh Joshi
  • Government of Maharashtra “Prabhat” Best International Film Director Award: Kirill Serebrennikov // The Student’ (Uchenik) (Russia)
  • Government of Maharashtra “Prabhat” Best International Film: Lost in Munich (Ztraceni v Mnichove  ) directed by Petr Zelenka (Czech Republic)
  • Akhil Bhartiya Marathi Chitrapat Maha Mandal Best Marathi Film Actor Award: Aarya Adhav // Dashakriya

Special Mention:

  • Patrick Vollrath // Everything Will Be Okay (Alles Wird Gut)
  • Padmanabh Bind // Ek te Chaar Band
  • Agata Buzek // The Innocents’ (Les Innocentes)
  • Pieter-Jan De Pue // The Land of the Enlightened
  • Paban Kumar Haobam // Lady Of The Lake’ (Loktak Lairembi)
  • Ivan I. Tverdovsky // Zoology’ (Zoologiya)
  • Special Jury Award is presented to Sandeep Sawant // Nadi Vahate (River Flows)

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