Awarded MFI projects

Awarded MFI projects

“Nowhere in Africa” by Caroline Link (Germany)
- OSCAR for Best Foreign Film (2003)
- Best German Film (2003)
- Special Prize of the Jury, Karlovy Vary international Film Festival (2002)

“Hounded” by Angelina Maccarone, written by Sussane Billig (Germany)
Golden Leopard, Locarno International Film Festival (2006)

“Eduart” by Angeliki Antoniou (Greece)
- Golden Antigone, Festival of Mediterranean Cinema, Montpellier (2007)
- Orpheus Award for Best Feature Film, Los Angeles Greek Film Festival (2008)
- Best Film, Best Director, Best Screenplay, Greek Ministry of Culture Quality Film Awards (2006)
- MEDIA Development funding (a European Union program) (2004)

“Eyes of night” by Pericles Choursoglou (Greece)
2nd Best Film, Greek Ministry of Culture Quality Film Awards (2003)

“The king” by Nikos Grammatikos, written by Nikos Panayotopoulos (Greece)
- Golden Pyramid, Cairo International Film Festival (2003)
- 3rd Best Film, Greek Ministry of Culture Quality Film Awards (2002)

“Akamas” by Panicos Chrysanthou (Cyprus)
- Orpheus Award for Best Feature Film, Los Angeles Greek Film Festival (2007)
- Official Selection of the 2006 Venice Film Festival

“Ábsurdistan” by Veit Helmer (Germany)
- Best Feature Film, Mediawave Film Festival 2009
- UNESCO Award & Fortaleza Award, Palermo EcoVision Festival 2009
- Official Selection of the 2008 Sundance Film Festival
- Best Production Design, German Film Awards 2008
- MEDIA New Talent Award of the European Union (2004)

“The building manager” by Pericles Choursoglou (Greece)
FIPRESCI Award, Thessaloniki International Film Festival (2009)

“Biloba” by Sofia Papachristou (Greece)
Audience Award, Thessaloniki International Film Festival (2009)

“Guinness” by Alexis Kardaras (Greece)
Orpheus Award for Best Feature Film, Los Angeles Greek Film Festival (2009)

“Thieves” by Jaime Marques Olarreaga (Spain)
- C.I.C.A.E. Award, Locarno International Film Festival (2007)
- Special Jury Award, Malaga Spanish Film Festival (2007)

“Attenberg” by Athina Rachel Tsangari (Greece)
Volpi Award for Best Actress at the 67thVenice International Film Festival (2010)

“Shadows and Faces” by Dervis Zaim (Cyprus/Turkey)
ANKARA FILM FESTIVAL 2011: Best Film, Best Director, Best Actress, Best Supporting Actor, Best Editor, Best Art Director, Critics’ Award
ANTALYA FILM FESTIVAL 2011: Critics’ Award

“Judas’ Treasure” by Maria Douza (Greece)
- MEDIA New Talent Award of the European Union (2004)
- Odysseus Best Screenplay Award, Los Angeles Greek Film Festival (2008)

“Small Crime” by Christos Georgiou (Cyprus)
MEDIA Development funding (a European Union program) (2003)

“Fish ‘n’ chips” by Elias Demetriou (Cyprus)
MEDIA Development funding (a European Union program) (2003)

“James’ Run” by Alfredo Covelli (Italy)
PREMIO SOLINAS, Italy’s most prestigious screenwriting award (2005)

“Gravity” by Blasz Kutin (Slovenia)
MEDIA Development funding (a European Union program) (2005)

“The Shadow State” by Jeremy Redhouse (UK)
MEDIA New Talent Award of the European Union (2005)

“The Pannic Biography” by  Johnny O’ Reilly (Ireland)
MEDIA New Talent Award of the European Union (2005)

“Laura” by Carlotta Massimi, Chiara Ridolfi & Stefano Grasso (Italy)
MEDIA Development funding (a European Union program) (2010)

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