The Silver Crow Pheasant Award for the best debutant director went to Huseyin Karabey for his Turkish film My Marlon and Brando which also won the Network for the Promotion of Asian Film Centre (NETPAC) Award for the best Asian film in the festival.
Sri Lankan film Machan, directed by Uberto Pasolini, won the
Audience Prize. Nandita Das (director of Firaaq) and Algerian film
The Yellow House (directed by Amor Hakker) won the special jury
award. The FIPRESCI Award for the best Malayalam film went to
Manjadi Kuru, directed by Anjali Menon. She also bagged the
Hassankutty award instituted this year for the best debutant Indian
director. The NETPAC Award for the best Malayalam film was bagged
by Adayalangal, directed by M.G. Sasi.
The Golden Crow Pheasant Award for the best feature film comprises a cash prize of Rs. 10 lakh and a statuette. The Silver Crow Pheasant Award for the best director carries a purse of Rs. 3 lakh; the Silver Crow Pheasant Award for the best debut director, Rs. 2 lakh. Audience prize has a cash award of Rs. 1 lakh and the Hassankutty Award Rs. 50,000.