International Images Film Festival 2016 winners list
The International Images Film Festival closed on Saturday evening with an awards ceremony at the National Gallery Zimbabwe.
Hosted by Larry Kwirirayi and Charlene Mangweni the Women Filmmakers of Zimbabwe event in partnership with Zambezi Magic featured entertainment from Tariro NeGitare and Pauline Gundidza.
It was a big night for Zimbabwean short film Across the Grasslands, South Africa’s Happiness Is a Four Letter Word, Beligium’s Black, Iran’s The Painting Pool as well local documentary Plus!.
Three moviegoers at the festival also won prizes from Capri in the raffle.
The full list of winners is below:
Worldview – The Paradise Suite
New Man – Happiness is a Four Letter Word
Best African Film – Children of the Mountain
Best SADC film – Happiness is Four Letter Word
Short Film – Across the Grasslands
Best documentary – The Look of Silence
Audience Prize – Aisha
Best script – A Painting Pool (Special jury mention for Aisha and Children of the Mountain)
Best cinematography – Children of the Mountain
Best Actress – Black (Martha Canga Antonio)
Best Supporting Male Actor – A Painting Pool (Shohab Hosseini)
Best Director – Black
Best Depiction of a Woman Alive – Black
Best Film – A Painting Pool
Best Zimbabwe documentary – Plus!
Best Zimbabwe sound – Plus!
Best Zimbabwe fiction – Across the Grasslands
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