Master and Tatyana Scoops Four Silver Crane Awards

Summer of Sangaile by Alantė Kavaitė Summer of Sangaile by Alantė Kavaitė

VILNIUS: Giedrė Žickytė won best documentary film, best cinematography, best editing and best director for the documentary Master and Tatyana at the eigth Lithuanian Film and TV Silver Crane Awards held on 30 May 2015. The Lithuanian/French coproduction Summer of Sangaile by Alantė Kavaitė won in three categories.

The awards are presented by the Lithuanian Film Academy and the ceremony was broadcast by Lithuanian National Television. The nominees and winners of the Silver Crane Awards were selected by 89 Lithuanian Film Academy members.

The complete list of winners follows:

Best Feature film
Summer of Sangaile/Sangailės vasara
Directed by Alantė Kavaitė,
Produced by Živilė Gallego of Fralita Films, Les Films d'Antoine

Best Short Film
The Noisemaker/Triukšmadarys
Directed by Karolis Kaupinis
Produced by Čiobreliai

Best Documentary Film
Master and Tatyana
Directed by Giedrė Žickytė
Produced by Just a Moment

Best Short Documentary Film
Lucky Year/Sėkmės metai
Directed and Produced by Rimantas Gruodis for Studija Periferija

Best Animation Film
The Forest/Miškas
Directed by Ignas Meilūnas

Best Director
Giedrė Žickytė for Master and Tatyana

Best Cinematographer
Audrius Kemežys for Master and Tatyana

Best Composer
Giedrius Puskunigis for Gates of the Lamb/Avinėlio vartai
Directed by Audrius Stonys
Produced by Brolis Gediminas Numgaudis and Radvilė Šumilė

Best Production Design
Ramūnas Rastauskas for Summer of Sangaile

Best Actress
Julija Steponaitytė for Summer of Sangaile and I‘m Twenty Something/Man dvim keli

Best Actor
Valentinas Masalskis for The Noisemaker/Triukšmadarys

Best editing director
Danielius Kokanauskis and Dominykas Kilčiauskas for Master and Tatyana

Crane Egg for Best Student Film
I‘m Twenty Something/Man dvim keli
Directed by Marija Kavtaradzė
Produced by Klementina Remeikaitė