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6º GOLDEN DRAGON AWARDS 
FERRARA, ITALY (location to be disclosed)

Sunday September 18, 2022

The awards of the Ferrara Film Festival are called Golden Dragons, which recall the legend and mythological figure of the dragon killed by St. George (the Patron Saint of Ferrara). For each edition of the Ferrara Film Festival 7 judges will be assigned to choose the award winners in all categories. Special career achievement Golden Dragon Awards will be dedicated and given to prestigious personalities in the film Industry. In addition to the awarding of all categories of the films in competition (listed below), the 2021 Lifetime Golden Dragon Achievement Award was given to the great director Mike Newell ("Mona Lisa Smile", "Four Weddings and a Funeral", "Donnie Brasco "and" Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire "). The ceremony is presented by UNICEF with the powered the Vittorio Cini Archive Foundation.

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GOLDEN DRAGON AWARDS
WINNERS 2021

GOLDEN DRAGON CAREER ACHIEVEMENT AWARD 2021
Mike Newell

BEST FEATURE WORLD
Legacy Of Lies (U.K.)

BEST FEATURE USA
The Unhealer

BEST DOCUMENTARY
Overland (USA)

BEST FILM UNICEF
Dear Child (U.K.)

BEST FILM "EMILIA-ROMAGNA FILMMAKERS"
San Donato Beach

BEST SHORT WORLD 
L'Italia Chiamò (Italy)

BEST SHORT USA
The Obituary Of Jasper James

BEST DIRECTOR IN A FEATURE FILM
Adrian Bol [Legacy Of Lies] 

BEST DIRECTOR IN A SHORT FILM
Tal Cohen Litant [7PM]

BEST LEAD ACTOR IN A FEATURE FILM
Elija Nelson [The Unhealer]

BEST LEAD ACTOR IN A SHORT FILM
Alessandro Haber [27 Marzo 2020]

BEST LEAD ACTRESS IN A FEATURE FILM
Kyla Carlson [The Unhealer]

BEST LEAD ACTRESS IN A SHORT FILM
Cheongmee Lee [Juicy Girl]

GOLDEN DRAGON AWARDS
WINNERS 2020

INTERNATIONAL CAREER ACHIEVEMENT AWARD 2020
Nastassja Kinski

DIRECTING CAREER ACHIEVEMENT AWARD 2020
Bille August

ITALIAN CAREER ACHIEVEMENT AWARD 2020
Alessandro Haber

​BEST FEATURE USA
Safe Spaces (USA)

BEST FEATURE WORLD
Se Un Giorno Tornerai (Italy) 

BEST DOCUMENTARY
​American Mirror (USA)

BEST SHORT USA
New York Rhapsody (USA)

BEST SHORT WORLD
​Apollo 18 (Italy)

BEST FILM "EMILIA-ROMAGNA FILMMAKERS"
Màt Sicuri - L'Ultimo Diogene (Italy)

​BEST DIRECTOR 
​Phil Hawkins [Say Grace] (U.K.)

BEST ACTOR
Aaron Fisher [Inside The Rain] (USA)

BEST ACTRESS
Lucianna De Falco [L'Attesa] (Italy)

FFF UNICEF AWARD
Quel Tipico Nome Da Bambino Povero (Italy)

FFF EARTH AWARD
Heartwood (Italy)

GOLDEN DRAGON AWARDS
WINNERS 2019

BEST FEATURE USA
Sol De Medianoche 

BEST FEATURE WORLD
​L’ultima Notte (Italy) 

BEST DOCUMENTARY
​Chi Scriverà La Nostra Storia (USA)

BEST SHORT USA
Me 3.769

BEST SHORT WORLD
​In Principio (Italy)

YOUNG UNICEF AWARD
​Safe Zone (USA)

EMILIA ROMAGNA FILMMAKERS AWARD
​Rwanda (Italy)

FFF UNICEF AWARD
Safe Zone (USA)

BEST DIRECTOR 
​Daniele Nicolosi [In Principio] (Italy)

GOLDEN DRAGON AWARDS
WINNERS 2018

BEST FEATURE USA
​In Dubious Battle

​BEST FEATURE WORLD
​The Divine Order (Switzerland)

BEST DOCUMENTARY
​Above The Drowning Sea (Italy)

BEST SHORT USA
Hyena 

BEST SHORT WORLD
​Stella 1 (Italy)

EFFETTO HOLLYWOOD AWARD
The Recall (USA)

EMILIA ROMAGNA FILMMAKERS AWARD
Axioma 

FFF UNICEF AWARD
​​Sing (Hungary)

GOLDEN DRAGON AWARDS
WINNERS 2017

BEST FEATURE USA
​In Search Of Fellini 

BEST FEATURE WORLD
​Still Life (France)

BEST DOCUMENTARY
​Just Right Here (Mexico)

BEST SHORT WORLD
​Ideal Husband (United Kingdom)

BEST DIRECTOR 
​Taron Lexton [In Search Of Fellini]

BEST ACTOR
Greg Kennedy [Rain]

BEST ACTRESS
Ksenia Solo [In Search Of Fellini]

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
Still Life (France)

GOLDEN DRAGON AWARDS
WINNERS 2016

​BEST FEATURE USA
The Lonely Italian

​BEST FEATURE WORLD
Il Nostro Ultimo (Italy)

BEST DOCUMENTARY
Smokings (Italy)

BEST SHORT USA
Day One

BEST SHORT WORLD
3000 (Greece)

EFFETTO HOLLYWOOD AWARD
Cenizo (Spain)

EMILIA ROMAGNA FILMMAKERS AWARD
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BEST DIRECTOR 
Paul Spurier [The Forest]

BEST ACTOR 
Panos Natsis [3000]

BEST ACTRESS 
Ksenjia Marinkovic [All The Best]