The winners in seven categories were decided by an international jury chaired by Steve Gainer.
The competition comprised 133 audiovisual works, consisting of 18 feature films, 21 documentaries, 5 short films, 12 TV series, 39 commercials, 15 music videos and 23 student films.
The competition was associated with a two days programme, which took place at the Lumiere cinema in Bratislava on 27 and 28 November 2019.
Main Prize – Feature Film:
Denisa Buranová for By a Sharp Knife (Slovakia, Czech Republic)
Directed by Teodor Kuhn
Produced by nutprodukcia
Coproduced by Madness Productions, RTVS and nutprodukce in cooperation with Home Media Production
Supported by the Slovak Audiovisual Fund, the Slovak Literary Fund and the Czech Cinematography Fund
Tomáš Juríček for Maria Theresia (Germany, Austria, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary)
Directed by Robert Dornhelm
Produced by Beta Film, MR Film, Maya Production
Coproduced by the Slovak RTVS, the Czech TV, ORF, Hungarian MTVA
Michal Babinec for Flora
Directed by Javier Kuhn
Michal Babinec for Heroes of Today
Dušan Husár for Son Lux -Yesterday's Wake
Oliver Záhlava for Pura Vida
Directed by Martin Gonda
Lifetime Achievement Award:
Technological Contribution Award: