Golden Space Needle History 2010-2016

2010

Best Film - The Hedgehog (dir. Mona Achache, France)
Best Director - Debra Granik (Winter's Bone, USA)
Best Actress - Jennifer Lawrence (Winter's Bone, USA)
Best Actor - Luis Tosar (Cell 211, Spain)
Best Short - Ormie (dir. Rob Silvestri, Canada)
Best Documentary - Ginny Ruffner: A Not So Still Life (dir. Karen Stanton, USA), Waste Land (dir. Lucy Walker, UK)

Tribute - Edward Norton
Emerging Masters - Mohamed Al-Daradji, Ana Kokkinos, Valery Todorovsky

2011

Paper Birds

Best Film - Paper Birds (dir. Emilia Aragon, Spain)
Best Director - Larysa Kondracki (The Whistleblower, Canada/Germany)
Best Actress - Natasha Petrovic (As If I Am Not There, Ireland)
Best Actor - Bill Skarsgard (Simple Simon, Sweden)
Best Short - The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore (William Joyce and Brandon Oldenburg, USA)
Best Documentary - To Be Heard (dir. Amy Sultan, Roland Legiardia-Laura, Edwin Martinez, and Deborah Shaffer, USA)

Tribute - Ewan McGregor
Emerging Masters - Fernando Leon de Aranoa, Reha Erdem

2012

Best Film - Any Day Now (dir. Travis Fine, USA)
Best Director - Benh Zeitlin (Beasts of the Southern Wild, USA)
Best Actress - Jamie Chung (Eden, USA)
Best Actor - Alan Cumming (Any Day Now, USA)
Best Short - CatCam (dir. Seth Kael, USA)
Best Documentary - The Invisible War (dir. Kirby Dick, USA)

Tribute - Sissy Spacek, William Friedkin
Emerging Masters - Andrea Arnold, Alain Gomis

2013

Fanie Fourie's Lebola

Best Film - Fanie Fourie's Lobola (dir. Henk Pretorius, South Africa)
Best Director - Nabil Ayouch (Horses of God, Morocco)
Best Actress - Samantha Morton (Decoding Annie Parker, USA)
Best Actor - James Cromwell (Still Mine, Canada)
Best Short - Spooners (dir. Bryan Horch, USA)
Best Documentary - 20 Feet From Stardom (dir. Morgan Neville, USA)

Tribute - Kyle MacLachlan

2014

Boyhood

Best Film - Boyhood (dir. Richard Linklater, USA)
Best Director - Richard Linklater (Boyhood, USA)
Best Actress - Patricia Arquette (Boyhood, USA)
Best Actor - Dawid Ogrodnik (Life Feels Good, Poland)
Best Short - Fool's Day (dir. Cody Blue Snider, USA)
Best Documentary - Keep On Keepin' On (dir. Alan Hicks, USA)

Tribute - Laura Dern, Chiewetel Ejiofor, Quincy Jones

2015

Dark Horse

Best Film - Dark Horse (dir. James Napier Robertson, New Zealand)
Best Director - Alfonso Gomez-Rejon (Me and Earl and the Dying Girl, USA)
Best Actress - Nina Hoss (Phoenix, Germany)
Best Actor - Cliff Curtis (Dark Horse, New Zealand)
Best Short - Even the Walls (dir. Sarah Kuck, Saman Maydani, USA)
Best Documentary - Romeo is Bleeding (dir. Jason Zeldes, USA)

Tribute - Kevin Bacon

2016

Captain Fantastic

Best Film - Captain Fantastic (dir. Matt Ross, USA)
Best Director - Javier Ruiz Caldera (Spy Time, Spain)
Best Actress - Vicky Hernandez (Between Sea and Land, Colombia)
Best Actor - Rolf Lassgard (A Man Called Ove, Sweden)
Best Short - Alive & Kicking: The Soccer Grannies of South Africa (dir. Lara-Ann de Wet, USA/South Africa)
Best Documentary - Gleason (dir. Clay Tweel, USA)

Tribute - Viggo Mortensen