Magritte Award for Best Screenplay
|Magritte Award for Best Screenplay|
|Presented by||Académie André Delvaux|
|Currently held by||Jaco Van Dormael and Thomas Gunzig, The Brand New Testament (2015)|
The Magritte Award for Best Screenplay (French: Magritte du meilleur scénario original ou adaptation) is an award presented annually by the Académie André Delvaux. It is one of the Magritte Awards, which were established to recognize excellence in Belgian cinematic achievements.
The 1st Magritte Awards ceremony was held in 2011 with Jaco Van Dormael receiving the award for his work in Mr. Nobody. As of the 2016 ceremony, Jaco Van Dormael and Thomas Gunzig are the most recent winners in this category for their work in The Brand New Testament.
Winners and nominees
In the list below, winners are listed first in the colored row, followed by the other nominees.
- Denis, Fernand (October 13, 2010). "André Delvaux, l'œuvre au jour". La Libre Belgique (in French). Retrieved January 11, 2013.
- "Le cinéma belge était à l'honneur lors de la Première édition des Magritte du cinéma belge francophone". Moniteur du film (in French). Archived from the original on 2012-12-05. Retrieved January 1, 2014.
- Moury, Gaëlle; Bradfer, Fabienne (February 7, 2016). "Jaco Van Dormael et la Flandre se distinguent aux Magritte du cinéma". Le Soir (in French). Retrieved February 7, 2016.