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Diagonale 2012 Prize Winners

Grand Diagonale Prize for Best Austrian Feature Film (€ 21.000)
Sebastian Meise for Stillleben (Still Life)

Grand Diagonale Prize for Best Austrian Documentary Film (€ 21.000)
Dariusz Kowalski for Richtung Nowa Huta(Destination Nowa Huta)

Best Innovative Cinema Award (€ 10.500)
Josef Dabernig for Hypercrisis

Best Short Feature Film (€ 4.000)
Catalina Molina for Unser Lied

Best Short Documentary Film (€ 4.000)
Houchang Allahyari and Maziyar Moshtagh Gohary for Das persische Krokodil

Best Young Talent Film (€ 4.000)
Conrad Tambour for Der Besuch

Diagonale Prize for Cinematography (€ 2.000 each)
Best cinematography feature film: Gerald Kerkletz for Stillleben and Michael
Best cinematography documentary film: Joerg Burger for The Future's Past – Creating Cambodia

Diagonale Prize for Editing (€ 2.000 each)
Best editing feature film: Wolfgang Widerhofer for Michael
Best editing documentary film: Dieter Pichler for American Passages

Diagonale Prize for Production Design and Costume Design (€ 1.500 each)
Production design feature film: Katrin Huber and Gerhard Dohr for Michael
Honorary Mention: Katrin Huber for Kuma
Costume design feature film: Katharina Wöppermann for Stillleben

Diagonale Audience Award (€ 3.000)
Bernd Liepold-Mosser for Griffen – Auf den Spuren von Peter Handke

Grand Diagonale Performance Award (prize designed and donated by the artist Elfie Semotan)
Johannes Silberschneider

Diagonale Prize Best Actress (€ 3.000)
Christine Ostermayer for Anfang 80

Diagonale Prize Best Actor (€ 3.000)
Michael Fuith for Michael

Prize for Innovative Production
(€ 10.000)
epo-film for Atmen (Breathing)

Carl Mayer Script Prize
Main Prize (€ 14.500): Christoph Brunner & Kevin Lutz for Constantin Nikolaus Bickermann
Young Talent Prize (€ 7.200): Hüseyin Tabak for Es war einmal in Wien

Thomas Pluch Script Prize (€ 11.000)
Markus Schleinzer for Michael

Thomas Pluch Recognition Prize (€ 5.500 each)
Thomas Reider & Sebastian Meise for Stillleben
Stefanie Franz for Papa


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