Festivals and Awards

Pianomania nominated at Singapore International Film Festival (15-25 September 2011)

Awards and Prizes

Pianomania has received a number of film critic and audience awards since its introduction to film festivals.
Lola, German Oscar, category Best sound  (Deutscher Filmpreis)
Golden Gate Award as best documentary  (San Francisco International Film Festival)
Audience award for the best documentary (International Filmweekend Würzburg)
‘Lüdia’, first prize (Cinema Festival in Lünen)
Award for ‘Best Editing” (Diagonale)
Best film, category ‘Week of the Critic’  (Locarno Film Festival)
Nominated for European Film Prize (European Film Academy)
Nominated for Austrian Film Prize
Rating ‘Highly Recommended’ by The Film Evaluation Committee in WiesbadenAnnouncement of the jury.
Honourable Mention (EURODOK film festival)

Official selection in numerous international festivals, 2010

In 2010, Pianomania was screened at following festivals:
The Magnificent 7, Serbia
Internationales Filmwochenende Würzburg
, Germany
Göteborg International Film Festival
, Sweden
Internationale Filmfestspiele Berlin (Berlinale)
, Germany
Jameson Dublin IFF
, Ireland
, Croatia
Sofia International Film Festival
, Bulgaria
34th Hong Kong International Film Festival
, China
Macau International Film Festival
, China
BAFICI – Festival International de Cinema Independiente Buenos Aires
, Argentinia
St. Paul International Film Festival Minneapolis
Doc Outlook-Market
, Switzerland
San Francisco International Festival
DOK.Fest München
, Germany
Planet Doc Review Film Festival
, Poland
Moscow International Film Festival
, Russia
Melbourne International Film Festival
, Australia
New Zealand International Film Festival
, New Zealand
Semana de Cine Aleman in Cinemateca Nacional Mexico City
, Mexico
Austrian Cultural Forum in Washington DC
Flickers – Rhode Island International Film Festival
Jecheon International Music & Film Festival
, South Korea
Ghent Film Festival
, Belgium
Berlin & Beyond Festival
San Francisco, USA
Golden Horse Film Festival
, Taiwan
Canberra Film Festival
, Australia
St. George Brisbane International Film Festival
, Australia
Internationales Festival für Neue Klaviermusik  Uster, Switzerland
IDOCS International Documentary Forum
Beijing, China

International festivals, 2009

In 2009, we can mention, among others: International Documentary Film Festival (IDFA), Nederlands
, Germany
Kinofest Lünen
, Germany
International Hof Film Days
, Germany
Unerhört Hamburg
, Germany
, Austria
Cork Festival
, Ireland
Locarno International Film Festival
, Switzerland
Zurich Film Festival
, Switzerland
Valladolid International Film Festival
, Spain
Sheffield Doc/Fest
, Great Britain
SoNoRo Bucharest
, Romania

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