2011 Awards


International Competition Feature Films

GRAND PRIX LA POSTE SUISSE
Best feature film

El Lugar Mas Pequeño
Tatiana Huezo Sánchez
Mexico

GRAND PRIX LA POSTE SUISSE
Best feature film making

Ikuisesti Sinun
Mia Halme
Finland

Special mention

Épilogue
Manno Lanssens
Belgium


International Competition Medium-length Films

PRIX GEORGE FOUNDATION
Best medium-length film

Ein Brief aus Deutschland
Sebastian Mez
Germany

PRIX SPÉCIAL GEORGE FOUNDATION
Best medium-length film making

People I could have been and maybe am
Boris Gerrets
Netherland

Special mention

Aranda
Anu Kuivalainen
Finland


International Competition Short Films

PRIX VISIONS DU RÉEL
Best short film

Anne Vliegt
Catherine Van Campen
Netherland

PRIX VISIONS DU RÉEL
Best short film making

Territorios
Monica Baptista
Portugal

Special mention

Fini
Jaco Secher Schulsinger
Danemark


Regard Neuf

PRIX REGARD NEUF DE L'ÉTAT DE VAUD
Best feature film of the International Competition

Mercado de futuros
Mercedes Alvarez
Spain

Special mention

Eine ruhige Jacke
Ramón Giger
Switzerland

Special mention

Koniec Rosji
Michal Marczak
Poland


Swiss Cinema

PRIX SRG SSR
Best Swiss film

Raising Resistance
David Bernet, Bettina Borgfeld
Switzerland, Germany

PRIX CRÉATION SOCIÉTÉ SUISSE DES AUTEURS (SSA/SUISSEIMAGE)
Best film making of a Swiss film

Les lessiveuse
Yamina Zoutat
Switzerland, France

Special mention

Eine ruhige Jacke
Ramón Giger
Switzerland

PRIX LOTERIE ROMANDE VAUD ET GENÈVE
Best Swiss film in the Premiers Pas section

Con la licencia de dios
Simona Canonica
Switzerland


Young Audience

PRIX DU JEUNE PUBLIC SOCIÉTÉ DES HÔTELIERS DE LA CÔTE
Best medium-length film

Hula and Natan
Robby Elmaliah
Israel

Special mention

Sonor
Levin Peter
Germany


État d'Esprit

PRIX DU PUBLIC DE LA VILLE DE NYON

An african election
Jarreth Merz
USA, Switzerland


Interreligious Award

PRIX INTERRELIGIEUX
Feature film of the International Competition that sheds light on life meaning and  life orientation questions

El lugar mas pequño
Tatiana Huezo Sánchez
Mexico

Special mention

Scheich Ibrahim, Bruder Jihad
Andres Rump
Germany


Buyens-Chagoll Award

PRIX BUYENS-CHAGOLL
Film of humanist dimension focusing on stories developing values that confer meaning to the future of mankind

Peace
Kazuhiro Soda
USA, South Korea