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Film Award Cologne

The Film Award Cologne is endowed with 25,000 euros by the Film- und Medienstiftung NRW and the City of Cologne.

The Hollywood Reporter Award

Artist Talks mit den Preistrgerinne

The Hollywood Reporter Award honours the best fictional film in the Top Ten TV and Best of Cinema Fiction competition series. The prize is endowed with 10,000 euros and goes to French filmmaker Mia Hansen-Løve.

International Actors Award

The International Actors Award honours personalities who have achieved prominence and recognition in international film and TV in an outstanding way through their acting achievements.

phoenix Award

Benedetta Argentieri

The phoenix Award is awarded for the best documentary in the Top Ten TV and Best of Cinema Documentary competition series and goes to journalist and documentary filmmaker Benedetta Argentieri for her film THE MATCHMAKER.

Film Award NRW

The Film Award NRW has been awarded since 2016. The award is endowed with 20,000 euros and honours the best entry in the NRW competition. The award is sponsored by the state of North Rhine-Westphalia, the city of Cologne and the Film- und Medienstiftung NRW.

Manfred Stelzer Award


On the initiative of Network Movie, the FILM FESTIVAL COLOGNE has been awarding the Manfred Stelzer Prize since 2020. The award is endowed with 5,000 euros.