European Discovery: “Mustang”


The European Discovery 2015 – Prix FIPRESCI went to:
“Mustang” by Deniz Gamze Ergüven (Turkey, France, Germany, Qatar, 2015).
The film had received already earlier a regular FIPRESCI Prize at the Festival of Valladolid, see

The other Awards (as voted by more than 3.000 members of the European Film Academy):

European Film 2015
“Youth” (La giovinezza)
Written & directed by Paolo Sorrentino   

European Comedy 2015
“A Pigeon Sat On A Branch Reflecting On Existence” (En duva satt på en gren och funderade på tillvaron) by Roy Andersson

European Documentary 2015
“Amy” by Asif Kapadia

European Animated Feature Film 2015
“Song Of The Sea” by Tomm Moore

European Short Film 2015
“Picnic” (Piknik) by Jure Pavlovic

European Director 2015
Paolo Sorrentino for “Youth” (La giovinezza)

European Actress 2015
Charlotte Rampling in “45 Years”

European Actor 2015
Michael Caine in “Youth” (La giovinezza)

European Screenwriter 2015
Yorgos Lanthimos & Efthimis Filippou for “The Lobster”

European Cinematographer 2015 – Prix Carlo Di Palma
Martin Gschlacht for “Goodnight Mommy” (Ich Seh Ich Seh)

European Editor 2015
Jacek Drosio for “Body” (Cialo)

European Production Designer 2015
Sylvie Olivé for “The Brand New Testament” (Le Tout nouveau testament)

European Costume Designer 2015
Sarah Blenkinsop for “The Lobster”

European Composer 2015
Cat’s Eyes for “The Duke Of Burgundy”
European Sound Designer 2015
Vasco Pimentel & Miguel Martins for “Arabian Nights – VOL. I-III” (As Mil e uma noites – Vol. I-III)

European Film Academy Lifetime Achievement Award
Charlotte Rampling

European Achievement In World Cinema
Christoph Waltz

Honorary Award
Sir Michael Caine

European Co-Production Award 2015 – Prix Eurimages
Andrea Occhipinti

People’s Choice Award 2015 for Best European Film
“Marshland” (La isla mínima) by Alberto Rodríguez

The awards were presented at a ceremony in Berlin on December 12, 2015.