5th Magritte Awards
The 5th Magritte Awards ceremony, presented by the Académie André Delvaux, honored the best films of 2014 in Belgium and took place on February 7, 2015, at the Square in the historic site of Mont des Arts, Brussels beginning at 7:50 p.m. CET. During the ceremony, the Académie André Delvaux presented Magritte Awards in 21 categories. The ceremony was televised in Belgium by BeTV. Actor François Damiens presided the ceremony, while Charlie Dupont hosted the show for the first time.
|5th Magritte Awards|
|Date||February 7, 2015|
Mont des Arts, Brussels, Belgium
|Hosted by||Charlie Dupont|
|Produced by||José Bouquiaux|
|Directed by||Vincent J. Gustin|
|Best Film||Two Days, One Night|
|Most awards||Two Days, One Night; Marina and Not My Type (3)|
|Most nominations||Two Days, One Night (9)|
The nominees for the 5th Magritte Awards were announced on January 7, 2015. Films with the most nominations were Two Days, One Night with nine, followed by Not My Type with eight. The winners were announced during the awards ceremony on February 7, 2015. Two Days, One Night won three awards, including Best Film and Best Director for Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne. Other multiple winners were Marina and Not My Type also with three awards each, and The Marchers with two.
Winners and nomineesEdit
- Two Days, One Night (Deux jours, une nuit)
- Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne – Two Days, One Night (Deux jours, une nuit)
Best Flemish FilmEdit
Best Foreign Film in CoproductionEdit
- Minuscule: Valley of the Lost Ants (Minuscule - La vallée des fourmis perdues)
- Not My Type (Pas son genre) – Lucas Belvaux
- Fabrizio Rongione – Two Days, One Night (Deux jours, une nuit)
- Émilie Dequenne – Not My Type (Pas son genre)
Best Supporting ActorEdit
- Jérémie Renier – Saint Laurent
Best Supporting ActressEdit
- Lubna Azabal – The Marchers (La Marche)
Most Promising ActorEdit
- Marc Zinga – Scouting for Zebras (Les Rayures du zèbre)
Most Promising ActressEdit
- Ambre Grouwels – Baby Balloon
- The Strange Color of Your Body's Tears (L'Étrange Couleur des larmes de ton corps) – Manuel Dacosse
- Not My Type (Pas son genre) – Henri Morelle and Luc Thomas
Best Production DesignEdit
- Marina – Hubert Pouille
Best Costume DesignEdit
- Marina – Catherine Marchand
Best Original ScoreEdit
- Puppylove – Soldout (David Baboulis and Charlotte Maison)
- The Marchers (La Marche) – Damien Keyeux
Best Short FilmEdit
- La Bûche de Noel
- En attendant le dégel
- Foreign Bodies (Les Corps étrangers)
- La Part de l'ombre
Best Documentary FilmEdit
- When I Will Be Dictator (Quand je serai dictateur)
- L'Âge de raison, le cinéma des frères Dardenne
- Rwanda, la vie après
- Waiting for August
Honorary Magritte AwardEdit
Audience Award for Best First Feature FilmEdit
Films with multiple nominations and awardsEdit
The following twelve films received multiple nominations.
The following four films received multiple awards.
- "François Damiens président des Magritte du Cinéma 2015". Le Soir (in French). December 5, 2014. Retrieved December 5, 2014.
- "Magritte: Pluie de nominations pour les Dardenne et Lucas Belvaux". La Libre Belgique (in French). January 7, 2015. Retrieved January 11, 2015.
- Engelen, Aurore (February 7, 2015). "Le palmarès complet des Magritte du Cinéma". Le Vif (in French). Retrieved February 11, 2015.