Master and Tatyana Scoops Four Silver Crane Awards

    Summer of Sangaile by Alantė Kavaitė Summer of Sangaile by Alantė Kavaitė

    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 film
    Summer of Sangaile/Sangailės vasara
    Directed by Alantė Kavaitė,
    Produced by Živilė Gallego of Fralita Films, Les Films d'Antoine

    Best Short Film
    The Noisemaker/Triukšmadarys
    Directed by Karolis Kaupinis
    Produced by Čiobreliai

    Best Documentary Film
    Master and Tatyana
    Directed by Giedrė Žickytė
    Produced by Just a Moment

    Best Short Documentary Film
    Lucky Year/Sėkmės metai
    Directed and Produced by Rimantas Gruodis for Studija Periferija

    Best Animation Film
    The Forest/Miškas
    Directed by Ignas Meilūnas

    Best Director
    Giedrė Žickytė for Master and Tatyana

    Best Cinematographer
    Audrius Kemežys for Master and Tatyana

    Best Composer
    Giedrius Puskunigis for Gates of the Lamb/Avinėlio vartai
    Directed by Audrius Stonys
    Produced by Brolis Gediminas Numgaudis and Radvilė Šumilė

    Best Production Design
    Ramūnas Rastauskas for Summer of Sangaile

    Best Actress
    Julija Steponaitytė for Summer of Sangaile and I‘m Twenty Something/Man dvim keli

    Best Actor
    Valentinas Masalskis for The Noisemaker/Triukšmadarys

    Best editing director
    Danielius Kokanauskis and Dominykas Kilčiauskas for Master and Tatyana

    Crane Egg for Best Student Film
    I‘m Twenty Something/Man dvim keli
    Directed by Marija Kavtaradzė
    Produced by Klementina Remeikaitė