Festival of Austrian Film
March 8–13, 2016, Graz

Film Awards

The Diagonale offers a range of highly respected film awards. The Grand Diagonale Acting Award, in the form of a unique work of art, created and donated by artist Heimo Zobernig, will be awarded to actor Tobias Moretti at the opening of the festival.
On Friday, March 20, at the Kunsthaus Graz, we will have the festive awarding of the annual Carl Mayer Screenplay Prize as well as the Thomas Pluch Screenplay Prize.

The Diagonale Awards Ceremony on March 21 in the Orpheum Graz marks the highlight rounding off the festival and celebrates the diversity of Austrian cinema with a variety of film awards in diverse categories.
For more information on our prizes, please see the menu above.