The 28th edition of Carthage Film Festival will take place from 4 to 11 November 2017

The official award list of the OFFICIAL COMPETITIONS Sections of feature and animation long and short films and documentary films includes the following awards:

A- The TANITS

1/ Golden Tanits (First Prize)

  • - Golden Tanit for the best feature film.
  • - Golden Tanit for the best short film.
  • - Golden Tanit for the best first feature film (Tahar Cheriaa Award).
  • - Golden Tanit for the best long documentary.
  • - Golden Tanit for best short documentary.

2/ Silver Tanit (Second Prize)

  • - Silver Tanit for the best feature film.
  • - Silver Tanit for the best short film.
  • - Silver Tanit for the best long documentary.
  • - Silver Tanit for best short documentary.

3/ Bronze Tanit (Third Prize)

  • - Bronze Tanit for the best feature film.
  • - Bronze Tanit for the best short film.
  • - Bronze Tanit for the best long documentary.
  • - Bronze Tanit for best short documentary.

B – OTHER OFFICIAL AWARDS:

  • - Best screenplay award for a feature film in the Official Competition.
  • - Best actress award for a film in the Official Competition.
  • - Best actor award for a film in the Official Competition.
  • - Best original music award.
  • - Best photography award.
  • - Best editing award.

The Jury reserves itself the discretion to grant or not to grant any of the awards mentioned in section 4.
The Jury may grant special merit awards.
There are no tied awards in the awarding of all prizes (Tanits and other prizes).
Organizations wishing to award other prizes or awards should apply with JCC Management to get their agreement before the start of the session.
The physical value for each of these parallel prizes is fixed at five thousand US dollars minimum (US$ 5,000).
A special award ceremony to announce the results and hand in the prizes will be organized by JCC Management.

Tanits and prizes offer the following benefits:

  • - Feature Film Gold Tanit: a specific trophy and forty thousand (40,000) Tunisian Dinars premium.
  • - Feature Documentary Gold Tanit: a specific trophy and a thirty thousand (30,000) Tunisian Dinars premium.
  • - First Feature Film (Tahar Chriaa Prize): a specific trophy and a twenty thousand (20,000) Tunisian Dinars premium.
  • - Short Film Gold Tanit: a specific trophy and a ten thousand (10,000) Tunisian Dinars premium.
  • - Feature Film Silver Tanit: a specific trophy and a fifteen- thousand (15,000) Tunisian Dinars premium.
  • - Silver Tanit Long Documentary: a specific trophy and a ten- thousand (10,000) Tunisian Dinars premium.
  • - Short Film Silver Tanit: a specific trophy and a five -thousand (5,000) Tunisian Dinars premium.
  • - Feature Film Bronze Tanit: a specific trophy and a ten- thousand (10,000) Tunisian Dinars premium.
  • - Long Documentary Bronze Tanit: a specific trophy and a six- thousand (6,000) Tunisian Dinars premium.
  • - Short Film Bronze Tanit: a specific trophy and a three- thousand (3,000) Tunisian Dinars premium.
  • - Feature film best screenplay award: a specific trophy.
  • - Best actress award: a specific trophy.
  • - Best actor award: a specific trophy.
  • - Best original music award: a specific trophy.
  • - Best photography award: a specific trophy.
  • - Best editing award: a specific trophy.

All the amounts mentioned above are paid half to the director and half to the producer of the winning film as follows:

  • - in Tunisian Dinars or in a transferable currency to prize-winners other than Tunisians.
  • - in Tunisian Dinars to Tunisian prize-winners.