REGULATORY PRIZES IN THE MAIN COMPETITIONThe Grand Prize of the Polish Film Festival "Golden Lions" and PLN 300,000 given to the producer and director of the film (PLN 200,000 for the director, PLN 100,000 for the producer). In addition, the lead producer of the film, which received the Grand Prize of the Polish Film Festival "Golden Lions", is entitled to a subsidy from the Polish Film Institute for the development of another film in the amount of PLN 200,000 or PLN 250,000 for a historical film.
The award of the Polish Film Festival "Silver Lions" and PLN 150,000 given to the producer and director (PLN 100,000 for the director, PLN 50,000 for the producer). In addition, the lead producer of the film that received the "Silver Lions" Award of the Polish Film Festival is entitled to a subsidy from the Polish Film Institute for the development of another film in the amount of PLN 200,000.
The Polish Film Festival "Golden Claw" award in the Visions Apart category and PLN 30,000 given to the producer and director of the film (PLN 20,000 for the director, PLN 10,000 for the producer).
directing: PLN 30,000,
script: PLN 25,000,
directing debut or second film: PLN 15,000,
female role: PLN 15,000,
male role: PLN 15,000,
professional acting debut: PLN 15,000,
cinematography: PLN 15,000,
music: PLN 15,000,
scenography: PLN 15,000,
supporting female role: PLN 15,000,
supporting male role: PLN 15,000,
sound: PLN 15,000,
editing: PLN 15,000,
costumes: PLN 15,000,
make-up: PLN 15,000.
Lucjan Bokiniec Award for the best film: PLN 15,000,
REGULATORY AWARDS IN THE SHORT FILM COMPETITION
special prize: PLN 10,000,
distinction: PLN 5,000.
award for the best film: PLN 20,000
REGULATORY AWARD IN THE MICROBUDGET FILM COMPETITION
The Organising Committee of the Festival may award the Polish Film Festival "Platinum Lions" Award to a filmmaker for lifetime achievement. The award winner is proposed by the Program Council in agreement with the Polish Filmmakers Association. The laureate receives a statuette and PLN 30,000.
The Audience Award will not be awarded during the 45th edition of the Polish Film Festival.
Filmowa Małopolska AwardThe award was established to honor the best director in the Short Film Competition. The prize is a production voucher worth PLN 60,000 for the production of the Laureate's next film in Małopolska. The award is granted by the jury of the Short Films Competition.
Heliograf award for the best cinematography
The HELIOGRAF award was established to honour the best cinematographer in the Short Film Competition. The prize is production support worth PLN 10,000 in the form of rental of photo and camera equipment for the production of the winner's next film.
The award is awarded by accredited journalists at the 45th Polish Film Festival in Gdynia for a selected film from the Main Competition.
The award is given by the KINA POLSKIE Association for a Polish film which received the best attendance result in Polish cinemas last season. The prize is a statuette and a diploma for the film distributor and producer.
Art Houses and Local Cinemas Network Award
The prize is awarded by representatives of cinemas associated in the Polish Association of Studio Cinemas for a selected film from the Main Competition.
Don Quixote. Award of the Polish Federation for Discussion Film Clubs
The award for the best Polish film of the season, awarded by activists and members of film discussion clubs associated in the Polish Federation of Film Discussion Clubs. Since 2007, the award has been awarded by a specially appointed jury of PFDKF.
Young Jury Award for the best film in the Main Competition
The "Be Critical!" will be awarded by a three-person Youth Jury composed of the winners of the " Be Critical!" for reviews and video reviews, organised by the National Film Archive – Audiovisual Institute.
Polish Film Abroad festivals and reviews award
Award for the director of the best film selected by the organisers of Polish film festivals and reviews abroad. The prize is a commemorative plaque and the participation of the film and its makers in Polish diaspora festivals around the world.
Australian Film Distributors Award. The prize is the Golden Kangaroo statuette and an invitation to Australia for the laureate.
ELLE Crystal Star
An award for the creator or creator of the film who touched, delighted and inspired the editorial office the most. For an important topic, intense presence, courage to create in your own way. For the power of creation and passion.
ONET Award. Discovery of the Polish Film Festival
Received by the creator of one of the presented films, who will make the greatest impression on the Jury under the leadership of Katarzyna Janowska, head of the Cultural department at Onet.
Award from the brand Dr. Irena Eris
For the Creator or the Creator for the boldest, most sensitive and most beautifully told story.