• 31st Durban International Film Festival Awards

31st Durban International Film Festival Awards

31st Durban International Film Festival Awards

life_above_allBest Actress
Khomotso Manyaka in Life, Above All

Best Actor
Sebastian Hiort af Ornäs in Sebbe (Sweden)

Best Feature Film
The White Meadows (Iran) by Mohammad Rasoulof

Best Director
Debra Granik for Winter's Bone (USA)

Best South African Feature Film
Life, Above All by Oliver Schmitz

Best Documentary
Waste Land (UK/Brazil) by Lucy Walker, Joao Jardim and Karen Harley

Best South African Documentary
The Cradock Four by David Forbes

Best Screenplay
Efthymis Filippou and Giorgos Lanthimos for Dogtooth (Greece)

Best Cinematography
Odyssey Flores for Lola (The Philippines)
Best First Feature
Peepli Live (India) by Anusha Rizvi

Best Short Film
The Same Old Story (Spain) by Jose Luis Montesinos

Best South African Short Film
In A Time Without Love by Mark Strydom

Audience Choice Best Film
Waste Land (UK/Brazil) by Lucy Walker, Joao Jardim and Karen Harley

Audience Choice Best Wavescapes Film
Sea of Darkness (Australia/Indonesia) by Michael Oblowitz

Amnesty International Durban Human Rights Award
Waste Land (UK/Brazil) by Lucy Walker, Joao Jardim and Karen Harley

Special Jury Mention
Imani (Uganda) by Caroline Kamya

Special Mention Documentary
Mugabe and the White African (UK) by Lucy Bailey and Andrew Thompson.

Special Mention Short Film
The Abyss Boys (South Africa) by Jan-Hendrik Beetge