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Joy se lleva cuatro galardones en los Premios del Cine Austriaco

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- La cinta de Sudabeh Mortezai, que debería haber optado al Óscar, ha triunfado en las categorías de Mejor Película, Director, Actriz Principal y Guion

Joy se lleva cuatro galardones en los Premios del Cine Austriaco
Los ganadores de los Premios del Cine Austriaco 2020

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On 31 January, the Austrian film scene gathered at the Auditorium in Grafenegg, Lower Austria, for the handing out of the tenth Austrian Film Awards in 17 categories. The big winner of the evening was the sophomore picture by Austrian director Sudabeh Mortezai, snagging, amongst others, Best Feature Film and Best Director for herself. Her Joy [+lee también:
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entrevista: Sudabeh Mortezai
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shows the vicious cycle of human trafficking and sexual exploitation through the eyes of a Nigerian prostitute in Vienna.

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Mortezai had previously presented the movie at the 75th Venice International Film Festival, and it was chosen as the Austrian candidate for the Oscars. She couldn’t, however, compete due to the regulations, as her film is predominantly in English. Mortezai didn’t attend the awards ceremony owing to poor health, but her award was accepted by producers Oliver Neumann and Sabine Moser. The movie was further honoured with the Awards for Best Leading Actress, for Joy Anwulika Aphonsus, and Best Screenplay.

Following close behind was Jessica Hausner’s heavily favoured Little Joe [+lee también:
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, winning three awards. It walked off with Best Make-up, Best Film Editing and Best Production Design. Marie Kreutzer’s The Ground Beneath My Feet [+lee también:
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only managed to cash in on one of its nominations by winning Best Supporting Actress for Pia Hierzegger.

Further gongs went to Tobias Moretti as Best Leading Actor for Gipsy Queen [+lee también:
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entrevista: Hüseyin Tabak y Alina Serban
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and Josef Hader as Best Supporting Actor in Nevrland [+lee también:
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. The Award for Best Documentary resulted in a tie between Nikolaus Geyrhalter’s Earth [+lee también:
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entrevista: Nikolaus Geyrhalter
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and Ulli Gladik’s Inland. An additional new award that was handed out for the first time this year, Viewers’ Choice, was presented to the comedy Love Machine by Andreas Schmied. The winner of this prize is judged on the highest number of ticket sales in Austria.

Finally, Josef Aichholzer, film producer and co-founder of the Film Academy in Vienna, received an Honorary Award for his accomplishments for the academy.

Here is the full list of award winners:

Best Feature Film
Joy [+lee también:
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entrevista: Sudabeh Mortezai
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– Sudabeh Mortezai

Best Documentary (ex aequo)
Earth [+lee también:
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entrevista: Nikolaus Geyrhalter
ficha del filme
]
– Nikolaus Geyrhalter
Inland – Ulli Gladik

Best Short Film
Freigang - Martin Winter (Austria/Germany)

Best Director
Sudabeh Mortezai - Joy

Best Leading Actress
Joy Anwulika Alphonsus - Joy

Best Leading Actor
Tobias Moretti - Gipsy Queen [+lee también:
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entrevista: Hüseyin Tabak y Alina Serban
ficha del filme
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(Germany/Austria)

Best Supporting Actress
Pia Hierzegger – The Ground Beneath My Feet [+lee también:
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entrevista: Marie Kreutzer
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]

Best Supporting Actor
Josef Hader - Nevrland [+lee también:
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Best Screenplay
Sudabeh Mortezai - Joy

Best Cinematography
Jo Molitoris - Nevrland

Best Costume Design
Christine Ludwig – How I Taught Myself to Be a Child [+lee también:
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(Austria/Germany)

Best Make-up
Heiko Schmidt - Little Joe [+lee también:
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entrevista: Jessica Hausner
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(Austria/UK/Germany)

Best Score
Wolfgang Mitterer – The Children of the Dead [+lee también:
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entrevista: Kelly Copper y Pavol Liška
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Best Film Editing
Karina Ressler - Little Joe

Best Production Design
Katharina Wöppermann - Little Joe

Best Sound Editing
Gregor Kienel (original sound), Thomas Pötz, Rudolf Gottsberger (sound design) and Thomas Pötz (mixing) - Nevrland

Viewers’ Choice
Love Machine - Andreas Schmied (Austria)

Honorary Award
Josef Aichholzer - Chairman of the Austrian Film Academy, 2009-2019

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