, the film with the record number of nominations, received six statuettes, equaling some of the most important awards of the night: Best Feature Film, Best Director (Cristi Puiu
) - award powered by Banca Transilvania -, Best Actress in a Leading Role (Dana Dogaru
) – award powered by Aqua Carpatica-, Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Ana Ciontea
) and Best Film Editing (Letiția Ștefănescu, Ciprian Cimpoi).
Câini / Dogs
(directed by Bogdan Mirică
) also won six awards for: Best Debut Feature, Best Actor in a Leading Role (Gheorghe Visu
) – award
powered by Audi Romania -, Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Vlad Ivanov
), Best Cinematography (Andrei Butică
), Best Original Score (Codrin Lazăr, Sorin Romanescu), Best Sound (Sam Cohen, Sebastian Zsemlye
, Herve Buirette).
The Gopo Award for Best Cinematography (ex-aequo) was awarded to Marius Panduru
for his work on Inimi cicatrizate / Scarred Hearts
. Radu Jude
’s film won three other awards for the following categories: Best Production Design (Cristian Niculescu
), Best Costumes (Dana Păpăruz
) and Best Make-up and Hairstyling (Bianca Boeroiu and Domnica Bodogan), award powered by MAC Cosmetics România.
Doar o răsuflare / A Mere Breath
(directed Monica Lăzurean-Gorgan
) won the award for Best Documentary while the trophy for Best Short Film was awarded to 4:15 PM Sfârșitul lumii
(directed Cătălin Rotaru, Carmen Virginia Șarga).
The Young Emerging Filmmaker Award was won by the producer of the film Ilegitim / Ilegitimate
, Anamaria Antoci
The Romanian industry professionals and film critics’ votes went to Son of Saul / Saul Fia
, distributed in Romania by Transilvania Film and awarded for Best European Film.
The Audience Award for the Highest-Grossing 2016 Film (box-office grosses) was granted to #Selfie 69
(directed by Cristina Iacob
) and Două lozuri
(directed by Paul Negoescu
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