Official Selection Contemporary World Cinema
Best actor in a leading role – Karl Markovics
Best Producer TV-Fiction: Max Wiedemann, Quirin Berg, Jakob Pochlatko, Dieter Pochlatko
GOLDEN WALTHER AWARD
Award for European Integration
Best TV movie
Best Actor: Johannes Krisch
Best Original Score: Oliver Welter, Herwig Zamernik
Best Sound Design: William Edouard Franck, Veronika Hlawatsch, Bernhard Maisch
Best Screenplay: Elisabeth Scharang
Best Actress: Ulrike Beimpold
Acting prize – Ulrike Beimpold
Best cinematography of a feature film – Michael Bindlechner
Thomas Pluch script prize – Karl Markovics
Best Cinematography in a TV-Movie – Walter Kindler
Special Prize of Saarland Film GmbH
Special Prize for Artistic Vision
Award of the public
More than 90.000 viewers in Austria since its September 2011 release.
Bronze Taiga Award
Award of the Austrian Film Journalists
Best Feature Film
Best Director: Karl Markovics
Best Actor: Thomas Schubert
Best Screenplay: Karl Markovics
Best Original Score: Herbert Tucmandl
Best Editing: Alarich Lenz
for the best feature film in the German-speaking film competition of (Zurich Film Festival)
Quebec City Film Festival – FCVQ
Kiev, International Film Festival Molodist
São Paulo International Film Festival
The Austrian jury chose Karl Markovics’ BREATHING as the official Austrian submission for the Acadamy Awards Best Foreign Language Film.
Director Karl Markovics and actor Thomas Schubert took the awards for Best Feature Film and Best Male Actor in a Leading Role in Sarajevo – by the way, Thomas Schubert’s award was handed over by Angelina Jolie.
for director Karl Markovics and BREATHING.
Karl Markovics (screenplay and director) was awarded in the renowed Quinzaine des Realisateurs selection with the Label Europa Cinema for his debut film BREATHING.
Best Actress in a Foreign Film: Ursula Strauss
Best Actress: Ursula Strauss
IN ANOTHER LIFETIME by Elisabeth Scharang won the first prize at the Jewish Eye Film Festival 2011 in Ashkelon
for Dieter Pochlatko in the Best Producer Feature Film category.
at World Media Festival in Hamburg for the category of Best documentary
at the 25th International Days of Corporate Films in Vienna for the category of Sponsoring, Non-Profit (Arts, Sports, Humanitary Activities).
Gert Kappes and Mathias Neumann for “Best Cinematography in a TV movie”
City of Pamplona Award
Best Wildlife Habitat Program