Awards & Winners

CineMerit Award

Since 1997, FILMFEST MÜNCHEN has honored outstanding personalities in the international film community for extraordinary contributions to motion pictures as an art form.

CineMerit Award 2018

FILMFEST MÜNCHEN honours Emma Thompson and Terry Gilliam with CineMerit Awards in 2018.

 

 

Emma Thompson

The CineMerit Gala for Emma Thompson took place at Carl-Orff-Saal (Gasteig) on Friday, 6/29/2018, 6:00 PM. There was a screening of her new film THE CHILDREN ACT during the award ceremony.

 

Terry Gilliam

The CineMerit Gala for Terry Gilliam took place at Carl-Orff-Saal (Gasteig) on Monday, 7/2/2018, 5:00 PM. There was a screening of his new film THE MAN WHO KILLED DON QUIXOTE during the award ceremony.

 

 

Previous Winners

 

2017

Bryan Cranston, Actor

2016

Ellen Burstyn, Actress

2015

Rupert Everett, Actor
Jean-Jacques Annaud, Director

2014

Isabelle Huppert, Actress
Udo Kier, Actor

2013

Michael Caine, Actor

2012

Melanie Griffith, Actress

2011

Otar Iosseliani, Director
John Malkovich, Actor

2010

Abbas Kiarostami, Director
Mads Mikkelsen, Actor

2009

Michael Haneke, Director

2008

Julie Christie, Actor, Oscar-Winner

2007

William Friedkin, Director, Oscar-Winner
Kevin Kline, Actor, Oscar-Winner

2006

Barry Levinson, Director, Oscar-Winner

2005

Mario Adorf, Actor

2004

Alan Parker, Director

2003

Geraldine Chaplin, Actress

2002

Barbara Hershey, Actress

2001

Jacqueline Bisset, Actress
Manoel de Oliveira, Director

2000

Milos Forman, Director, Oscar-Winner

1999

Marin Karmitz, Producer

1998

Eric Pleskow, Producer, Oscar-Winner
Francesco Rosi, Director

1997

Susan Sarandon, Actress, Oscar-Winner
Jules Dassin, Director, Actor, Author