Winners 2016

The Best of Festival
Yellowstone
Director Oliver Goetzl. Documentary. Germany

The Best Feature
Day Six
Director Juan Pablo Arroyo Abraham. Narrative. Mexico

The Best Short
Si minor
Director Itai Shlemberg. Narrative. Israel

Petras Abukevičius Award
Life is One
Director Patrick Rouxel. Documentary. France

The Best of Youth in workshop “Nature Days”:
Narrative. – The Universe Circle. Director Kamilija Teklė Čižaitė.
Documentary - Chisel do not need words. Director Nojus Drąsutis

Special Mention
The Return of Capercaillies
Directors Rimas Pakeris, Tomas Selickas. Documentary. Lithuania

Winners 2015

The Best of Festival
Film SPEECHLESS: THE POLAR REALM, Director Richard Sidey (New Zealand)

The Best Feature
Film BAOBABS BETWEEN LAND AND SEA, Director Cyrille Cornu (France)

The Best Short
Film CIRCUS NOWHERE, Director Lisa Svelmoe (Denmark)

Petras Abukevičius Award
Film THE BEAR, Director Avtandil Chachibaia (USA)

The Best of Youth in workshop “Nature Days”:

Film DEPTH, Director Kotryna Usevičiūtė
Film PROELIUM, Director Arnas Pigulevičius (documentary)


Special Mention:

The Wolf Museum and Utena District Special Mention to Film TREE OF LIFE, Director Garrett Hunter (United Kingdom)

Nature Protection Asociation “Baltijos vilkas” (Baltic Wolf) Special Mention to Film “WHAT ARE THE WOLVES HOWLING ABOUT”, Director Inesa Kurklietytė (Lithuania)

Saldutiškis Neighbourhood Special Mention to – Film THE MEANING OF LIFE, Director Erdvilas Petras Abukevičius (Workshop “Nature Days”)

WIIFF Juri:
Film director Inesa Kurklietytė
Cinematographer Algimantas Mikutėnas
Film director Ričardas Matačius
Sound designer Ramūnas Jasutis
Conservationist Andrejus Gaidamavičius

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