PRAGUE: Lost in Munich by Petr Zelenka won in the best film, best director and best scriptwriter categories of the 6th edition of Czech Film Critics’ Awards on 23 January 2016.
Štěpán Altrichter’s debut feature Schmitke received awards for discovery of the year and best audiovisual work.
Film critics evaluated 25 feature and animated films and 19 documentaries; 41 journalists participated in the second round of the vote.
LIST OF WINNERS:
Best Film: Lost in Munich / Ztraceni v Mnichově Directed by Jan Zelenka Produced by Lucky Man Films Coproduced by Czech Television, Barrandov Studios Supported by the State Cinematography Fund – Czech Republic
Best Documentary: Lean a Ladder Against Heaven / Opři žebřík o nebe Directed by Jana Ševčíková Produced by Jana Ševčíková
Best Director: Petr Zelenka for Lost in Munich
Best Screenplay: Petr Zelenka for Lost in Munich
Best Actress (in leading or in a supporting role): Alena Mihulová for Home Care / Domácí péče
Directed by Slávek Horák Produced by Tvorba Films Coproduced by Fog’n’Desire Films, Czech Television
Best Actor: Kryštof Hádek for The Snake Brothers / Kobry a Užovky Directed by Jan Prušinovský Produced by Offside Men Coproduced by Czech Television, RWE Česká Republika Supported by the State Cinematography Fund, Czech Republic Cinematography Fund
RWE Award - Discovery of the Year: Štěpán Altrichter for Schmitke (Germany, Czech Republic) Produced by credo:film (De) Coproduced by PRODUKCE RADIM PROCHÁZKA , University Babelsberg Konrad Wolf, Mamoko Filmproduktion
Best Audiovisual Work: C. de la Chevallerie, P. Schneider for the sound in Schmitke