SIFF 2016 Award Winners

Award-winning films from the 2016 Seattle International Film Festival

A Man Called Ove

Sweden | 2015 | 116 minutes | Hannes Holm

Golden Space Needle Award - Best Actor: Rolf Lassgård

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Alive & Kicking: The Soccer Grannies of South Africa

USA | 2016 | 20 minutes | Lara-Ann de Wet

Golden Space Needle Award - Best Short Film

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Between Sea and Land

Colombia | 2016 | 98 minutes | Carlos del Castillo

Golden Space Needle Award - Best Actress: Vicky Hernandez

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Captain Fantastic

USA | 2016 | 120 minutes | Matt Ross

Golden Space Needle Award - Best Film

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Carlo

Italy | 2015 | 12 minutes | Ago Panini

Animation - Grand Jury Prize

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Death By a Thousand Cuts

Dominican Republic | 2016 | 73 minutes | Juan Mejia Botero, Jake Kheel

SIFF 2016 Documentary Competition - Grand Jury Prize

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Girl Asleep

Australia | 2016 | 77 minutes | Rosemary Myers

SIFF 2016 Official Competition - Grand Jury Prize | SIFF 2016 Youth Jury Award - Best Furturewave Feature

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Gleason: Centerpiece Gala

USA | 2016 | 110 minutes | Clay Tweel

June 4, 2016

Golden Space Needle Award - Best Documentary

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Killer

USA | 2016 | 20 minutes | Matt Kazman

Live Action - Grand Jury Prize

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Middle Man

USA | 2016 | 101 minutes | Ned Crowley

SIFF 2016 New American Cinema Competition - Grand Jury Prize

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Oddball

Australia | 2015 | 93 minutes | Stuart McDonald

SIFF 2016 Youth Jury Award - Best Films4Families Feature

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Sand Storm

Israel | 2016 | 87 minutes | Elite Zexer

SIFF 2016 New Directors Competition - Grand Jury Prize

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Spy Time

Spain | 2015 | 93 minutes | Javier Ruiz Caldera

Golden Space Needle Award - Best Director: Javier Ruiz Caldera

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The IF Project

USA | 2016 | 88 minutes | Kathlyn Horan

Lena Sharpe award for Persistence of Vision

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These C*cksucking Tears

USA | 2016 | 16 minutes | Dan Taberski

Documentary - Grand Jury prize

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You’ll Never Be Alone

Chile | 2016 | 81 minutes | Alex Anwandter

SIFF 2016 Ibero-American Competition - Grand Jury Prize

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