AWARDS

 

AWARDS FOR BELSAT TV WORKS AND ACTIVITY

Contest for journalists Volnaye Slova (Free Word) of the Belarusian Association of Journalists (2017):

The report ‘Over The System’ by Belsat TV contributor Maria Bulavinskaya took the second place in the category of Feature Genres

Contest for journalists Volnaye Slova (Free Word) of the Belarusian Association of Journalists (2016):

The report ‘Police Beyond Law’ by Belsat TV journalist Ales Zaleuski took the third place in Investigative Journalism category

The report ‘A Buried Civilization’ by Belsat TV contributor Maria Bulavinskaya took the second place in Debut category

Paintbrushes Instead Of Guns, documentary by Anton Tsyalezhnikau

1st prize at Toruń Fact Film Festival in category Best Documentary

Syarozha, documentary by Jerzy Kalina

Best Premiere at the International Film Forum in Dnipro (Ukraine, 2016)

Jury Prize at International Ortodox Film Festival MEETING in Obninsk for ‘keeping with the tradition and contribution to the development of modern Orthodox culture’ (Russia, 2016),

3rd prize for documentary film at International Film Festival Pokrovkino in Kyiv (Ukraine, 2016)

Amerikanka. All Included, directed by Viktar Korzun

Diploma at Cronograf Festival in Moldova

When Will This Wind Stop,  (co-production), directed by Aniela Astrid Gabryel

Grand prize of IDFA Best Student Documentary in Amsterdam

Alice In The Land Of War (co-production)

First award at the International Film Festival DocsMX in Mexico and Grand Prix at International Doc Film Festival in Morocco

Belsat Director Agnieszka Romaszewska-Guzy was designated the European of the Year 2013 by the Reader’s Digest, Europe’s biggest-selling magazine.

In 2012 Jerzy Kalina, a producer of Belsat TV and Polish Public Television (TVP) won the VIII All-Poland Contest of Polish Radio Reporters “Melchiory-2012” in Category “Inspiration of the Year” for his documentaries Archimandrite, Chance for a New Life, Mission and Ballade about Mialeshki.

Jerzy Giedroyc Prize awarded to AGNIESZKA ROMASZEWSKA-GUZY and BELSAT TV team for their work and commitment to promotion of the Polish raison d’État.

The prize, handed by the the “Rzeczpospolita” newspaper, is one of the most prestigious awards given to people or institutions that act for Polish national interest and improve relations with peoples of Eastern Europe. The “Rzeczpospolita” award is under the patronage of the Polish President.

The prize is awarded by the jury composed of: Czesław Bielecki, Zygmunt Berdychowski, Adam Boniecki, Zbigniew Brzezinski, Krzysztof Czyzewski, Jolanta Darczewska, Grzegorz Gauden, Zbigniew Gluza, Natalia Gorbaniewska, Marek Krawczyk, Irena Lasota, Paweł Lisicki, Bohdan Osadczuk, Krzysztof Piesiewicz, Zbigniew Romaszewski, Wojciech Sikora, Radosław Sikorski.

 

• In 2009, Belsat TV director Agnieszka Romaszewska-Guzy and her crew were nominated for the prestigious Jerzy Giedroyć and Dariusz Fikus Awards.
• In 2008, Belsat TV was nominated for the Andrzej Woyciechowski Award by chief editors and directors of leading Polish media.
• in 2008, Belsat was nominated for the Special MEDIATORY Student Award.

 

Extreme penalty, directors Syarhei Isakau and Yuliya Khlashchankova

Award in contest “Reporters for Reporters” for journalists from Eastern Partnership states, Warsaw, 2012.

 

Enough! To Freedom…, directors  Vyachaslau Rakitski and Andrey Kutsila.

Audience Award at OFF Film Festival in the town of Opuzen, Croatia, 2012. Directors

 

Archimandrite, directed by Jerzy Kalina

Grand Prix of International Christian Film Festival „St. Andrew Cross”, Tbilisi (Georgia, 2016).

Award “For Camera Skills” at the XI Cinema Chronicles International Festival of Documentaries, Kyiv, 2012

Jury Award at the VIII Magnificat International Catholic Festival of Christian Films and Television programs, Minsk, 2012

First Prize in Category “Documentary” at the Protection International Festival of Orthodox Films, Kyiv, 2012.

Golden Melchior Award at the Viii All-Poland Contest of Polish Radio Reporters “Melchiory” 2012

Bronze Turon Award at the Ethnofilm International Festival, Čadca, Slovakia, 2012

First Award in Category “Documentary” at the International Charity Festival “Angel of Light”, Moscow, 2012.

Award at Radonezh International Festival of Films and Television Programs, Moscow, 2012

 

Zair Azhur’s Ark, directed by Andrey Kutsila

Special Diploma of the Jury at the VIII Golden Beggar International Festival of Local Television, Košice, Slovakia

 

Bell Ringer, directed by Katsyaryna Mokhava

First Prize in Category “Production Company” at the VIII Golden Beggar International Festival of Local Television , Košice, Slovakia

 

Reality Show: Elections directed by Mikalai Vauranyuk

First prize at the film festival Camera Obscura in Bydgoszcz, Poland

 

Land, directed by Viktar Asliuk

First award in Category of foreign short films and documentaries at the International Festival of Documentaries «Cinema du Reel» in Paris, 2012

 

Lobotomy, directed by Yury Khashchavatski

Awards for the best Baltic film at the XXI International Film Festival “Arsenals” and a special award of Nikon, 2011.

Audience Award and a special jury award for “author’s expressiveness and active citizenship”, at the IX International Documentary Film Festival in Kishinev, Moldova, 2011

 

Three Kilometers To The Sky, directed by Volha Dashuk

Award for best directing at VII International Catholic Festival of Christian Documentary and TV Programs Magnificat’2011

 

Priest Shaplevich’s Kids, directed by Zoya Katovich and Alena Antanishina

The Award by head of the Polish Institute of National Remembrance for “showing the real character of Priest in Belarusian cinema” at VII International Catholic Festival of Christian Documentary and TV Programs Magnificat’2011

 

Mantsinsaari Robinsons directed by Viktor Ashluk.

Le Prix international de la Scam – 31st International Festival of Documentary Films “Cinema du Reel”, Paris (France). Prize of the Civic Association of Multimedia Authors. Special mention at the 23rd International Festival of TV Productions in Berlin. This last competition was conducted under the patronage of the Council of Europe and European Parliament

 

Balance created by Alyaksei Minchonak and Piotr Dziakowski.
Awarded in the Economic Magazine category for “professionalism demonstrated in an extremely difficult production environment”: 14th Polish Review of Documentary Forms BAZAR, Poznań (Poland)

 

Ada’s Gallery directed by Uladzimir Kolas.
First Prize: 8th International Festival of Creative Documentary Films “Escales Documentaires”, La Rochelle (France).
Golden Goddess Award in the National Character category – Golden Drum International Film and Television Festival, Khanty-Mansiysk (Russia).
Prix Europa 2008 special award for the best regional low-budget documentary film, Berlin (Germany). The competition was conducted under the patronage of the Council of Europe and European Parliament

 

Atomic Astravets directed by Mikalai Vauranyuk
Prize of Honour at the 36th International Festival of Sustainable Development Films, Bratislava (Slovakia)

 

Homeland Of My Thoughts directed by Yury Harulou
First Prize – Multimedia Festival “Polish Homelands – 2008”, Częstochowa (Poland)

 

Heart Behind Bars directed by Volha Nikalaichyk
Golden Goddess Award in the Current Affairs category – Golden Drum International Film and Television Festival, Khanty-Mansiysk (Russia)

 

Outcasts. Jewish Partisans of Belarus directed by Alexander Stupnikov
Award for fidelity in presenting history. 5th festival “Jewish motifs”, Warsaw (Poland)

 

In the sight of the regime directed by Mikalai Vauranyuk and Tomasz Janulis
Prize in category Film-Report “for presenting how important and how dangerous is making private business in Belarus”. 15th Documentary Movies Review, Poznań (Poland)

 

Dniuka (Kill the day) documentary, directed by Andrey Kutsila i Alyaksandr Nalivayka. Best non-fiction film Award and special jury award at XVII International Cinema Festival “Listapad”, Minsk, 2010. Nominated at XXIII International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam. Grand Prix ”Golden Beggar” for the producer of the movie “Belsat TV- best regional TV station “ at XVI International Festival of Local Televisions, Kosice, Slovakia. The award was given for “ the way of representing cold reality of Belarusian daily-life, fine filming and selection of actors.” Best Documentary Award at V International Independent Cinema, Lvov, Ukraine, 2010.