Cristi Puiu Poster

Awards

Angers European First Film Festival

Procirep Award [Winner] (2002)


Marfa si banii (2001)

Association of Polish Filmmakers Critics Awards

Honorable Mention [Winner] (2017)

Best Foreign Film

Sieranevada (2016)

Auteur Film Festival

Aleksandar Sasa Petrovic Grand Prix [Winner] (2016)

Best Director

Sieranevada (2016)

Berlin International Film Festival

Encounters Award - Best Director [Winner] (2020)


Malmkrog (2020)

Encounters Award [Nominee] (2020)


Malmkrog (2020)

Golden Berlin Bear [Winner] (2004)

Best Short Film

Un cartus de kent si un pachet de cafea (2004)

Prix UIP Berlin (European Short Film) [Winner] (2004)


Un cartus de kent si un pachet de cafea (2004)

Bratislava International Film Festival

Prize of the Ecumenical Jury - Special Mention [Winner] (2005)


Moartea domnului Lãzãrescu (2005)

Special Jury Prize [Winner] (2005)

Award of the Student Jury

Moartea domnului Lãzãrescu (2005)

Special Mention [Winner] (2005)

Special Mention of the Jury

Moartea domnului Lãzãrescu (2005)

Grand Prix [Nominee] (2005)


Moartea domnului Lãzãrescu (2005)

Grand Prix [Nominee] (2001)


Marfa si banii (2001)

Buenos Aires International Festival of Independent Cinema

Abasto Award [Winner] (2002)


Marfa si banii (2001)

Best Film [Nominee] (2002)


Marfa si banii (2001)

Cahiers du Cinéma

Top 10 Film Award [Nominee] (2020)

Best Film
Fourth Place

Malmkrog (2020)

Cannes Film Festival

Palme d'Or [Nominee] (2016)


Sieranevada (2016)

Un Certain Regard Award [Nominee] (2010)


Aurora (2010)

Un Certain Regard Award [Winner] (2005)


Moartea domnului Lãzãrescu (2005)

Golden Camera [Nominee] (2001)


Marfa si banii (2001)

Chicago International Film Festival

Gold Hugo [Winner] (2016)

Best Feature

"The registration of what seems to be reality ... More

"The registration of what seems to be reality instead of fiction on any level is shown as if it took no effort at all. This film is an incredible cinematic achievement and fully immerses the audience in a family gathering and makes us aware of them not only on a personal level but also embodies the spirit of the times we live in. The award for Best Film goes to Sieranevada by Cristi Puiu."


Sieranevada (2016)

Silver Hugo [Winner] (2016)

Best Director

"For seamless control over a large cast that is ... More

"For seamless control over a large cast that is as natural and true to life as it can be and for the placement of the camera as an extremely intimate observer. The award for Best Director goes to Cristi Puiu for Sieranevada."


Sieranevada (2016)

Silver Hugo [Winner] (2005)

Special Jury Prize

Moartea domnului Lãzãrescu (2005)

Copenhagen International Film Festival

Jury Special Prize [Winner] (2005)


Moartea domnului Lãzãrescu (2005)

Cottbus Film Festival of Young East European Cinema

Special Prize [Winner] (2001)

Feature Film Competition
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Marfa si banii (2001)

"Findling" Award [Winner] (2001)


Marfa si banii (2001)

European Film Awards

European Film Award [Nominee] (2005)

European Director

Moartea domnului Lãzãrescu (2005)

European Film Award [Nominee] (2005)

European Screenwriter

Moartea domnului Lãzãrescu (2005)

European Film Award [Nominee] (2004)

European Short Film
Prix UIP Berlin

Un cartus de kent si un pachet de cafea (2004)

Film Independent Spirit Awards

Independent Spirit Award [Nominee] (2006)

Best Foreign Film
Romania.

Moartea domnului Lãzãrescu (2005)

Gijón International Film Festival

Grand Prix Asturias [Nominee] (2010)

Best Film

Aurora (2010)

Gopo Awards, Romania

Gopos Award [Winner] (2017)

Best Feature Film

Sieranevada (2016)

Gopos Award [Winner] (2017)

Best Directing

Sieranevada (2016)

Gopos Award [Winner] (2017)

Best Screenplay

Sieranevada (2016)

Gopos Award [Winner] (2012)

Best Directing

Aurora (2010)

Gopos Award [Winner] (2012)

Best Screenplay

Aurora (2010)

Gopos Award [Winner] (2012)

Best Feature Film

Aurora (2010)

Gopos Award [Nominee] (2012)

Best Actor in a Leading Role

Aurora (2010)

IndieLisboa International Independent Film Festival

Special Mention [Winner] (2006)

Feature Film

Moartea domnului Lãzãrescu (2005)

Indiewire Critics' Poll

ICP Award [Nominee] (2006)

Best Director
3rd place.

Moartea domnului Lãzãrescu (2005)

International Cinephile Society (ICS) Cannes Awards

ICS Cannes Award [Winner] (2016)

Best Screenplay

Sieranevada (2016)

International Cinephile Society Awards

ICS Award [Nominee] (2021)

Best Adapted Screenplay

Malmkrog (2020)

ICS Cannes Award [Winner] (2016)

Best Screenplay

Sieranevada (2016)

Jerusalem Film Festival

The Wilf Family Foundation Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best International Film

Sieranevada (2016)

Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

East of West Award [Winner] (2010)


Aurora (2010)

Lisbon & Estoril Film Festival

Best Film Award [Nominee] (2020)


Malmkrog (2020)

Minsk International Film Festival “Listapad”

Grand Prix Golden Listapad [Nominee] (2020)

Best Film

Malmkrog (2020)

Motovun Film Festival

Propeller of Motovun [Winner] (2005)


Moartea domnului Lãzãrescu (2005)

Amnesty International Award [Winner] (2005)


Moartea domnului Lãzãrescu (2005)

Munich Film Festival

ARRI/OSRAM Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best International Film

Sieranevada (2016)

Namur International Festival of French-Speaking Film

Golden Bayard [Winner] (2005)

Best Film (Meilleur Film Francophone)

Moartea domnului Lãzãrescu (2005)

Special Mention [Winner] (2005)

Best First Film

Moartea domnului Lãzãrescu (2005)

Golden Bayard [Nominee] (2005)

Best First Film

Moartea domnului Lãzãrescu (2005)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

Special Citation [Winner] (2017)


Sieranevada (2016)

Norwegian International Film Festival

Norwegian Film Critics Award [Winner] (2005)


Moartea domnului Lãzãrescu (2005)

Palm Springs International Film Festival

FIPRESCI Prize [Nominee] (2017)

Best Foreign Language Film

Sieranevada (2016)

Reykjavik International Film Festival

Golden Puffin [Winner] (2005)

Best Film

Jury statement: "It combines social critique with... More

Jury statement: "It combines social critique with a reflection on universal themes. It combines brutal honesty and a sense of the absurd with great compassion. With relentless realism and precision it builds effortlessly into an unforgettable metaphor."


Moartea domnului Lãzãrescu (2005)

Romanian Union of Filmmakers

Romanian Union of Filmmakers Award [Winner] (2017)

Best Film (Marele Premiu)

Sieranevada (2016)

Romanian Union of Filmmakers Award [Winner] (2017)

Best Director (Premiul pentru regie)

Sieranevada (2016)

Romanian Union of Filmmakers Award [Winner] (2017)

Best Screenplay (Premiul pentru scenariu)

Sieranevada (2016)

Seville European Film Festival

Best Screenplay [Winner] (2020)


Malmkrog (2020)

Golden Giraldillo [Winner] (2020)

Best Film

Malmkrog (2020)

Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival

Special Jury Prize [Winner] (2005)


Moartea domnului Lãzãrescu (2005)

Don Quixote Award - Special Mention [Winner] (2005)


Moartea domnului Lãzãrescu (2005)

Thessaloniki Film Festival

FIPRESCI Prize [Winner] (2001)

International Competition

For a work exemplary for its imaginative use of ... More

For a work exemplary for its imaginative use of minimal resources to make a film that is intelligent, entertaining and socially perceptive.


Marfa si banii (2001)

Golden Alexander [Nominee] (2001)


Marfa si banii (2001)

Transilvania International Film Festival

Romanian Days Award [Nominee] (2020)

Best Feature Film

Malmkrog (2020)

Romanian Days Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Feature Film

Sieranevada (2016)

Best Direction [Winner] (2005)


Moartea domnului Lãzãrescu (2005)

Best Romanian Film [Winner] (2005)


Moartea domnului Lãzãrescu (2005)

Audience Award [Winner] (2005)


Moartea domnului Lãzãrescu (2005)

FIPRESCI Prize [Winner] (2005)


Moartea domnului Lãzãrescu (2005)

Trieste Film Festival

CEI Award [Winner] (2017)

Best Film

Sieranevada (2016)

Prize Trieste [Winner] (2006)


Moartea domnului Lãzãrescu (2005)

Turia Awards

Turia Award [Winner] (2018)

Best Foreign Film

Sieranevada (2016)

Wiesbaden goEast

Award of the Federal Foreign Office - Honorable Mention [Winner] (2011)


Aurora (2010)