Magritte Award for Best Film

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Magritte Award for Best Film
Presented by Académie André Delvaux
First awarded 2011 (for films released in 2010)
Currently held by Ernest & Celestine (2013)
Official website lesmagritteducinema.com

The Magritte Award for Best Film (French: Magritte du meilleur film) is one of twenty award categories presented annually by the Académie André Delvaux. It is one of the Magritte Awards, which were established to recognize excellence in Belgian francophone cinematic achievements.[1] The Magritte Award for Best Film was first given for films released in 2010.[2]

Winners and nominees[edit]

In the following table, the winner is marked in a separate colour, and highlighted in boldface; the nominees are those that are not highlighted or in boldface.

2010s[edit]

Year English title Original title Director(s)
2010
(1st)
Mr. Nobody Jaco Van Dormael
Amer Hélène Cattet and Bruno Forzani
The Barons Les Barons Nabil Ben Yadir
Illegal Illégal Olivier Masset-Depasse
2011
(2nd)
The Giants Les Géants Bouli Lanners
Beyond the Steppes Vanja d'Alcantara
The Fairy La Fée Dominique Abel and Fiona Gordon
The Kid with a Bike Le Gamin au vélo Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne
2012
(3rd)
Our Children À perdre la raison Joachim Lafosse
Dead Man Talking Patrick Ridremont
Mobile Home François Pirot
One Night 38 témoins Lucas Belvaux
2013
(4th)
Ernest & Celestine Ernest et Célestine Stéphane Aubier, Vincent Patar, Benjamin Renner
In the Name of the Son Au nom du fils Vincent Lannoo
Kinshasa Kids Marc-Henri Wajnberg
Tango libre Frédéric Fonteyne
The World Belongs to Us Le Monde nous appartient Stephan Streker

References[edit]

  1. ^ Denis, Fernand (October 13, 2010). "André Delvaux, l’œuvre au jour". La Libre Belgique (in French). Retrieved January 11, 2013. 
  2. ^ Engelen, Aurore (January 14, 2011). "Magritte Awards shine spotlight on Belgian Francophone cinema". Cineuropa. Retrieved January 11, 2013. 

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