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Awards

AFI Fest

1997 Nominee
Grand Jury Prize
Flammen im Paradies (1997)

Bavarian Film Awards

2019 Winner
Bavarian Film Award
Best Documentary (Dokumentarfilmpreis)
Eldorado (2018)
2013 Winner
Bavarian Film Award
Best Documentary (Dokumentarfilmpreis)
More Than Honey (2012)

Berlin International Film Festival

2018 Winner
Amnesty International Film Prize - Special Mention
Eldorado (2018)
Nominee
Glasshütte Original Documentary Award
Eldorado (2018)
1991 Nominee
Golden Berlin Bear
Der Berg (1990)
1981 Winner
Silver Berlin Bear
Outstanding Single Achievement
Das Boot ist voll (1981)
For the screenplay and the actors' guidance.
Winner
FIPRESCI Prize - Honorable Mention
Competition
Das Boot ist voll (1981)
Winner
C.I.D.A.L.C. Award
Das Boot ist voll (1981)
Winner
Interfilm Award - Special Recommendation
Competition
Das Boot ist voll (1981)
Winner
OCIC Award
Competition
Das Boot ist voll (1981)
Nominee
Golden Berlin Bear
Das Boot ist voll (1981)

Chicago International Film Festival

1991 Nominee
Gold Hugo
Best Feature
Der Berg (1990)
1986 Nominee
Gold Hugo
Best Feature
Die Reise (1986)
1981 Nominee
Gold Hugo
Best Feature
Das Boot ist voll (1981)

CPH:DOX

2012 Nominee
Politiken's Audience Award
More Than Honey (2012)

David di Donatello Awards

1982 Winner
René Clair Award
Das Boot ist voll (1981)
Tied with Sign of the Beast (1981).

DocAviv Film Festival

2018 Nominee
Best International Film
The International Competition
Eldorado (2018)

German Film Awards

2013 Winner
Film Award in Gold
Best Documentary (Bester Dokumentarfilm)
More Than Honey (2012)
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Guild of German Art House Cinemas

2013 Winner
Best Documentary
More Than Honey (2012)

Hong Kong International Film Festival

2018 Nominee
Golden Firebird Award
Documentary
Eldorado (2018)

Locarno International Film Festival

2012 Nominee
Variety Piazza Grande Award
More Than Honey (2012)

Max Ophüls Festival

1982 Nominee
Max Ophüls Award
Das Boot ist voll (1981)

Palm Springs International Film Festival

2019 Winner
Bridging the Borders Award
Eldorado (2018)

"Asking deeply relevant questions about humanity and social responsibility, Markus Imhoof draws on ... More

"Asking deeply relevant questions about humanity and social responsibility, Markus Imhoof draws on his personal experience to show a global phenomenon - the struggle of thousands of refugees fleeing from Africa to Europe, and what happens when they reach their Eldorado."

Nominee
FIPRESCI Prize
Best Foreign Language Film
Eldorado (2018)
2013 Nominee
Audience Award
Best Documentary Feature
More Than Honey (2012)
Runner-up

Romy Gala, Austria

2013 Winner
Romy
Best Documentary (Beste Dokumentation)
More Than Honey (2012)
Markus Imhoof was not present at the awards ceremony. Nina Wilhelm accepted the award on his behalf.

Santa Barbara International Film Festival

2013 Winner
Jury Award
Best Documentary Film
More Than Honey (2012)

"Using innovative cinematography and compelling storytelling, More Than Honey highlights the issue ... More

"Using innovative cinematography and compelling storytelling, More Than Honey highlights the issue that threatens our very survival: man's attempts to control and dominate nature. This well-crafted film looks at the endangered honeybee around the world."


Swiss Film Prize

2019 Nominee
Swiss Film Prize
Best Documentary (Bester Dokumentarfilm)
Eldorado (2018)
2013 Winner
Swiss Film Prize
Best Documentary (Bester Dokumentarfilm)
More Than Honey (2012)

Venice Film Festival

1986 Nominee
Golden Lion
Die Reise (1986)

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