Lifetime Achievement Awards


2018 - Majid Majidi
Lifetime Achievement Awards |
December 26, 2019

2018 – Majid Majidi

Majid Majidi, the internationally acclaimed Iranian director debuted in 1992 and continues to make significant films like ‘Children of Heaven’ (1997), ‘Colour of Paradise’ (1999). Tehran born Majidi started acting in amateur theatre...


2017- Alexander Sokurov
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November 29, 2018

2017- Alexander Sokurov

One of the most important contemporary filmmakers, Alexander Sokurov receives this year’s Lifetime Achievement Award .His films often created tensions with the Soviet authorities but he received great support


2016 - Jiri Menzel
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November 10, 2017

2016 – Jiri Menzel

Jiri Menzel (b. 1938), is an Oscar-winning Czech film director. A noted theatre director, actor, and screenwriter, Menzel combines his humanistic world view with sarcasm and provocation. He is the...


2009 - Mrinal Sen
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November 15, 2016

2009 – Mrinal Sen

Mrinal Sen a renowned Bengali filmmaker based in Kolkata. Along with his contemporaries Satyajit Ray and Ritwik Ghatak, he is often considered to be one of the greatest ambassadors of...


2013 - Carlos Saura
Lifetime Achievement Awards |
November 15, 2016

2013 – Carlos Saura

Silver bear in the Berlin International Film Festival for ‘La Caza’ in 1965 and ‘Peppermint Frappe’ in 1967, special jury awards in Cannes for ‘La Prima Angelica’ in 1973 and...


2014 - Marco Bellocchio
Lifetime Achievement Awards |
November 15, 2016

2014 – Marco Bellocchio

Marco Bellocchio is one filmmaker who pursued certain themes throughout his life and career, always historicizing his narratives and giving his situations a brooding quality, and his characters a melancholy...