06 – 12 Nov 2015

6th Malatya International Film Festival

6th Malatya International Film Festival closed its curtains with the Award Ceremony. Crystal Award for Best Film was given to Snow Pirates, while Emin Alper won the Best Director award with his film Frenzy.

Crystal Apricot Awards have been presented at 6th Malatya International Film Festival hosted by Malatya Apricot Research, Development and Promotion Foundation under the auspices of Governorship of Malatya; with the major sponsorship of Municipality of Malatya; and the support of Ministry of Culture and Tourism, Promotion Fund of Turkish Prime Ministry, Municipality of Battalgazi, Municipality of Yeşilyurt and İnönü University,

Along with Governor of Malatya and Festival Honorary President, Süleyman Kamçı; Mayor of Malatya, Ahmet Çakır; many famous actors, directors and producers attended the closing ceremony at Double Tree by Hilton on November 12th.
At the opening and closing ceremony of the festival, which brought the most distinguished films of Turkish and World cinema together with the audience since November 6th, guests walked the black carpet instead of red carpet.

Winning Films

National Feature Film Competition
Best Film: Snow Pirates
Best Director: Emin Alper / Frenzy
Best Actress: Esme Madra / Until I Lose My Breath, Ece Dizdar / Drawers
Best Actor: İnanç Konukçu / Wedding Dance, Özgür Emre Yıldırım / Lack, Ivy
Best Screenplay: Mehmet Kala and Şeref Nokta / Lack
Best Original Score: Hasan Özsüt / Drawers
Special Jury Award: Çağıl Nurhak Aydoğdu / The Half, Soner Erzincan / New World
SİYAD Award for Best Film: Frenzy

International Feature Film Competition
Best Film: Free In Deed

National Short Film Competition
Best Film: Tuesday, The Sin

NETPAC Award: Until I Lose My Breath

Festival Photos