Awards for 1979

Film Award in Gold

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

WINNER

NOMINEES



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 New Direction (Beste Nachwuchsregie)

WINNERS

Albert - Why?: Josef Rödl
Additionally a scholarship of DEM 10,000.- worth.

Is This Fate?: Helga Reidemeister
Additionally a scholarship of DEM 10,000.- worth.

Best Direction (Beste Regie)

WINNERS


NOMINEES


Best Cinematography (Beste Kamera/Bildgestaltung)

WINNERS


Best Editing (Bester Schnitt)

WINNER

Best Production Design (Bestes Szenenbild)

WINNER

Challenge Award 'Golden Bowl'

Outstanding Feature Film (Bester Spielfilm)

WINNER

The Tin Drum: (Bioskop-Film, Franz Seitz Filmproduktion)
A premium of DEM 500,000.-.

Film Award in Silver

Best Short Film (Bester Kurzfilm)

WINNERS

Adolf, der Weber: Fritz Illing (producer/director)
A premium of DEM 30,000.-.

Am Wegerand: Bastian Clevé (producer/director)
A premium of DEM 30,000.-.

Endstation: Michael Lentz (producer/director)
A premium of DEM 30,000.-.

Eine schöne Maske: Egon Haase (producer/director)
A premium of DEM 30,000.-.

Playback: Anton Triyandafilidis (producer/director)
A premium of DEM 30,000.-.

Prinzessinnen sind wir nie gewesen: Axel Engstfeld (producer/director)
A premium of DEM 30,000.-.

Was denken Sie von mir?: Cornelia Schlingmann (producer/director)
A premium of DEM 30,000.-.

Outstanding Non-Feature Film

WINNERS

Derby-Fieber USA: Karel Dirka
A premium of DEM 100,000.-.

The Patriotic Woman: (Kairos-Film)
A premium of DEM 100,000.-.

Tally Brown, New York: Rosa von Praunheim (producer/director)
A premium of DEM 100,000.-.

Outstanding Feature Film (Bester Spielfilm)

WINNERS

The Marriage of Maria Braun: (Albatros, Trio-Film)
A premium of DEM 300,000.-.

Knife in the Head: (Bioskop-Film, Hallelujah-Film)
A premium of DEM 300,000.-.

David: (von Vietinghoff Filmproduktion, Pro-ject Filmproduktion)
A premium of DEM 300,000.-.

End of the Game: (MFG-Filmgesellschaft)
A premium of DEM 300,000.-.

It Can Only Get Worse: (Balance-Film)
A premium of DEM 300,000.-.

Die Abfahrer: Adolf Winkelmann (producer/director)
A premium of DEM 300,000.-.

Honorary Award

WINNERS

Mártha Eggerth
For her continued outstanding individual contributions to the german film over the years.

Fritz Falter (cinema owner)
For his continued outstanding individual contributions to the german film over the years.

Rudolf Fernau
For his continued outstanding individual contributions to the german film over the years.

Werner Fiedler (film critic)
For his continued outstanding individual contributions to the german film over the years.

Kurt Hoffmann
For his continued outstanding individual contributions to the german film over the years.

Arthur Kleiner
For his continued outstanding individual contributions to the german film over the years.

Carl Raddatz
For his continued outstanding individual contributions to the german film over the years.

Nadja Tiller
For her continued outstanding individual contributions to the german film over the years.

Luise Ullrich
For her continued outstanding individual contributions to the german film over the years.

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