28-04-2010

Soul At Peace Wins Top Slovak Film Prize

Written by Anna Franklin

BRATISLAVA: The Sun in the Net awards for Slovak films of 2008 and 2009 were announced at a gala ceremony on 27 April at the Slovak National Theatre.

The winners were chosen by members of the Slovak Film and Television Academy (www.sfta.sk) from among the nominees which included 16 fiction and 15 documentary feature films, 5 short fiction films and 12 animation films. The awards take their name from the Slovak classic film by Štefan Uher The Sun in the Net (Slnko v sieti, 1962).

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Winners:

Best Fiction Film

Soul at Peach by Vlado Balko

Best Documentary Film

Blind Loves by Juraj Lehotsky

Best Director
Juraj Lehotsky (Blind Loves)

{mosimage}BEST Animated Film

About Socks and Love, by Michaela Copíkova

Best Leading Axtor
Attila Mokos (Soul at Peace)

Best Supporting Actor
Roman Luknar (Soul at Peace)

Best Leading Actress
Anna Friel (Bathory)

{mosimage}Best Supporting Actress
Helena Krajciova (Soul at Peace)

Best Screenplay
Juraj Lehotsky, Marek Lescak (Blind Loves)

Best Cinematography
Martin Strba (Soul at Peace)

Best Editing
Frantisek Krahenbiel (Blind Loves)

Best Sound
Frantisek Krahenbiel (Blind Loves)

Best Original Music Score
Michal Novinski (Broken Promise)

Best Art Direction

Juraj Jakubisko (Bathory)

Best Costumes
Jaroslava Pecharova (Bathory)

Best Short Fiction Film

Thanks, Fine

Matyas Prikler

Lifetime Achievement Awards

Ladislav Chudík (Actor)

Albert Marenčin (Scriptwriter)

Financial prize for young filmmakers: Advertising agency JANDL 10,000 Euros Foxes by Mira Fornay.

BEST FOREIGN FILM
4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days, by Cristian Mungiu

Producers of Winning Films

Broken Promise (Produced by GENTA FILM, www.gentafilm.sk)

Soul at Peace (FORZA, www.forza.sk)
Blind Loves (ARTILERIA, www.artileria.sk)
Bathory (JAKUBISKO FILM, www.jakubiskofilm.com)

About Socks and Love www.michaelacopikova.com

Thanks Fine www.vsmu.sk

More information at:

www.slnkovsieti.sk
www.sfta.sk
www.listicky.cz
www.nedodrzanyslub.sk
www.pokojvdusi.sk
www.cookinghistory.net
www.hranica.sk
www.osadne.com
www.slepelasky.sk
www.thebathorymovie.com
www.janosik-film.sk
www.hodinunevies.sk
www.tangoskomarmi.sk
www.michaelacopikova.com
www.chytteho.sk
www.thelunchboxfilm.com
www.vsmu.sk