VILNIUS: Giedrė Žickytė won best documentary film, best cinematography, best editing and best director for the documentary Master and Tatyana at the eigth Lithuanian Film and TV Silver Crane Awards held on 30 May 2015. The Lithuanian/French coproduction Summer of Sangaile by Alantė Kavaitė won in three categories.
The awards are presented by the Lithuanian Film Academy and the ceremony was broadcast by Lithuanian National Television. The nominees and winners of the Silver Crane Awards were selected by 89 Lithuanian Film Academy members.
The complete list of winners follows:
Best Feature filmSummer of Sangaile/Sangailės vasaraDirected by Alantė Kavaitė,Produced by Živilė Gallego of Fralita Films, Les Films d'Antoine
Best Short FilmThe Noisemaker/TriukšmadarysDirected by Karolis KaupinisProduced by Čiobreliai
Best Documentary FilmMaster and TatyanaDirected by Giedrė ŽickytėProduced by Just a Moment
Best Short Documentary FilmLucky Year/Sėkmės metaiDirected and Produced by Rimantas Gruodis for Studija Periferija
Best Animation FilmThe Forest/MiškasDirected by Ignas Meilūnas
Best DirectorGiedrė Žickytė for Master and Tatyana
Best CinematographerAudrius Kemežys for Master and Tatyana
Best ComposerGiedrius Puskunigis for Gates of the Lamb/Avinėlio vartaiDirected by Audrius StonysProduced by Brolis Gediminas Numgaudis and Radvilė Šumilė
Best Production DesignRamūnas Rastauskas for Summer of Sangaile
Best ActressJulija Steponaitytė for Summer of Sangaile and I‘m Twenty Something/Man dvim keli
Best ActorValentinas Masalskis for The Noisemaker/Triukšmadarys
Best editing directorDanielius Kokanauskis and Dominykas Kilčiauskas for Master and Tatyana
Crane Egg for Best Student FilmI‘m Twenty Something/Man dvim keliDirected by Marija KavtaradzėProduced by Klementina Remeikaitė