Awards for 1961

Film Award in Gold

Best Film Score (Beste Filmmusik)

WINNER

Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role (Beste darstellerische Leistung - Männliche Hauptrolle)

WINNER

NOMINEES


Best Performance by a Young Actor (Beste darstellerische Leistung - Nachwuchsschauspieler)

WINNER

Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role (Beste darstellerische Leistung - Weibliche Hauptrolle)

WINNER

NOMINEES


Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role (Beste darstellerische Leistung - Männliche Nebenrolle)

WINNER

NOMINEES


Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role (Beste darstellerische Leistung - Weibliche Nebenrolle)

WINNER

NOMINEES


Best Direction (Beste Regie)

WINNER

Faust: Peter Gorski
A premium of DEM 15,000.

Best Cinematography (Beste Kamera/Bildgestaltung)

WINNER

Best Short Film (Bester Kurzfilm)

WINNER

Steel - Variations on a Theme: Hugo Niebeling (director) (Mannesmann)
A premium of DEM 45.000.-.

Best Documentary (Bester Dokumentarfilm)

WINNER

Faust: (Divina-Film)
A premium of DEM 70.000.

Best Production Design (Bestes Szenenbild)

WINNER

Shaping of Feature Film (Bester Spielfilm - Gestaltung)

WINNER

Faust: Gustaf Gründgens (artistic supervisor)

Film Award in Silver

Best Cultural Short (Bester Kulturkurzfilm)

WINNERS

Problem Nr. 1: Kurt Manke (director) (Universum)
A premium of DEM 35.000.-.

Zündhölzer: Uwe Krauss (producer/director), Peter Schütz (director)
A premium of DEM 25.000.-.

Best Documentary Short (Bester Dokumenatkurzfilm)

WINNER

Theodor Heuss: Dietrich Schiller (director), Otto Erich Kress (director) (IFAG)
A premium of DEM 25.000.-.

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