Cinema Verite 24 Dec 2018 - 11:54 http://www.irandocfest.ir/en/news/4135/a-house-for-you-is-the-top-winner -------------------------------------------------- The Winners of the 12th Cinema Verite Were Announced: Title : "A House For You" is the Top Winner -------------------------------------------------- Sunday night (December 16th), at a ceremony in Andisheh Hall, the selected documentaries of the 12th Cinema Verite were announced. A "House for You" was this year’s most successful documentary, which after nominating in 6 categories and getting to be in top 3 selected films of audience, won the award for the best film, the best directing for the full-length documentary as well as best soundtrack. Text : The full list of the selected films of the 12th Cinema Verite are: Art and Experience Award The statue of Art and Experience and 80 million Rials were jointly awarded to Babak Behdad for "Baharestan" and Armin Isarian for "Mysteries of the Lake". Doc TV Award The plate and the 70 million Rials prize of the DocTV to Yasser Talebi for "Beloved". Documentaries on Iranian Mines and Mining Industry The Third Prize: The statue of the festival, the honorary diploma, and 100 million Rials were jointly awarded to "Green Face of Desert" by Fathollah Amiri and "Stone And Bread" by Mohammad Abdollahi. The Second Prize: The statue of the festival, the honorary diploma, and 120 million Rials to Mohammad Eskandarzadeh for "Sweet Salt". The First Prize: The statue of the festival, the honorary diploma, and 150 million Rials to Ezzatollah Parvazeh for "Galina". Jury members of Iranian Mining Industry Documentaries: Farshad Fedaiyan, Seyyed Hossein Haghgou, and Mehrdad Zahedian Martyr Avini Award The honorary diploma and 30 million Rials to Mohsen Zarei for "Balochistan". Avini bronze statue, honorary diploma, and 80 million Rials to Mahan Khomamipour for "Simulation of Mr Yellow". Avini silver statue, honorary diploma, and 100 Million Rials to Mohammadreza Vatandoust for "Lesek". The jury s special prize, including the Avini golden statue, honorary diploma, and 80 million Rials to Dr Vahid Hamidi, the character of "The Men of Life" by Yahya Rezaee, for his commitment and expertise. The special jury prize included Avini golden statue, the honorary diploma, and 70 million Rials to Majid Jafari Lahijani, the author of "Art in the Heat of the Revolution", for his admirable effort. Avini golden statue, the honorary diploma, and 120 million Rials to Vahid Chavosh for "Memories of the War Reporter". Jury members of Avini Award: Akbar Nabavi, Mohammad Hadi Nayiji, and Panahbarkhoda Rezaei The Honoring Award On the eve of the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution of Iran, in the Honoring section of the 12th Cinema Verite, the turquoise statue of the festival, the honorary plate, and 200 million Rials to Hossein Torabi and Manouchehr Moshiri. International Competition Special Jury Award for short and half-length documentaries: The statue of the festival, honorary diploma, and the $ 2,000 to Asimwe John Bibagamba from Tanzania for "Lulu: The Pearl Boxer". Best Directing for a Documentary Short: The statue of the festival, honorary diploma, and $ 3,000 to Farah Zare from Iran for "Mahiak". Best Directing for a Mid-Lenght Documentary: The statue of the festival, honorary diploma, and $ 4,000 to Siavash Jamali and Ata Mehrad from Iran for "Shouting at the Wind". Jury of short and mid-length documentaries: Fatemeh Motamed Aria (Iran), Bruno Bettati (Chile), and Gerhard Wissner (Germany) Full-length Documentaries Competition The honorary plate of the jury: "Nine Month War" by Lszl Csuja from Hungary and Qatar. Special Jury Award: The statue of the festival, honorary diploma, and $ 2,000 for "Alicia" by Maasja Ooms from Netherlands. Best Documentary Direction: The statue of the festival, honorary diploma, and the $ 5,000 to Bahman Kiarostami from Iran for "Exodus". Jury of full-length documentaries: Irina Shatalova (Russia), Casper Sonnen (The Netherlands), and Mohammad Atebbai (Iran) National Competetion Best Music: The statue of the festival, honorary diploma, and 80 million Rials to Afshin Azizi, composer of "A House for You". Best Sound: The statue of the festival, honorary diploma, and 80 million Rials were jointly awarded to Sadegh Rezania and Mehrdad Noormohammadi, for sound recording and sound mixing of "Little Owl s Song". Best Narration Writing and Narrating: The statue of the festival, honorrary diploma, and 80 million Rials jointly were awarded to Mina Mashhmadi Mehdi and Hadi Esfandiari, narration writer and narrator of "Where the Wind Blows". Best Editing: The statue of the festival, honorary diploma, and 80 million Rials to Babak Heydari for "Khateme". Best Cinematography: The statue of the festival, honorary diploma, and 80 million Rials to Pouyan Aghababie for "Mysteries of the Lake". Best Research: The honorary diploma and 30 million Rials to Javad Vatani for "VARS"; and the statue of the festival, honorary diploma, and 80 million Rials to Armin Isarian for "Mysteries of the Lake". Best Directing of a Short Documentary: Honarary diploma and 30 million Rials to Azadeh Bizargiti for "Waterfolks"; the statue of the festival, honorary diploma, and 100 million Riyals to Orod Attarpoor for "Persepolis-Chicago". Best Directing for a Mid-length Documentary: The statue of the festival, honorary diploma, and 120 million Rials to Maria Mavoti for "Utopia". Best Directing for a Full-length Documentary: Honorary diploma and 30 million Rials to Hadi Zarei and Mehdi Zarei for "Khateme". The statue of the festival, honorary diploma, and 150 million Rials to Mehdi Bakhshi Moghaddam for "A House For You". Best Documentary (Producer): Turquoise medal, festival statue, honorary diploma, and 200 Million Rials to Mahdi Shamohammadi, Producer of "A House For You". Special Jury Award: The statue of festival, honorary diploma, and 120 million Rials to Zeinab Tabrizy, director of "All That s Missing". Jury of National Competition: Mahvash Sheikholeslami, Alireza Ghasemkhan, Mohammad Hassan Damanzan, Sudabeh Mojaveri, Vahid Moosaian, Saeed Aghighi, and Arash Lahouti Festival s Director Special Prize: The statue of the festival, honorary diploma, and 100 million Rials to Mehdi Noormohammadi for "Little Owl s Song". Audience Choice Award: The statue of the festival, honorary diploma, and 150 million Rials to Dr. Mohammad Ala, the producer of "In the Realm of the Spider-Tailed Viper".