3rd Magritte Awards
The 3rd Magritte Awards ceremony, presented by the Académie André Delvaux, honored the best films of 2012 in Belgium and took place on February 2, 2013, at the Square in the historic site of Mont des Arts, Brussels beginning at 8:00 p.m. CET. During the ceremony, the Académie André Delvaux presented Magritte Awards in 20 categories. The ceremony was televised in Belgium by BeTV. Actress Yolande Moreau presided the ceremony, while actor Fabrizio Rongione hosted the show for the first time.
|3rd Magritte Awards|
|Date||February 2, 2013|
Mont des Arts, Brussels, Belgium
|Hosted by||Fabrizio Rongione|
|Produced by||José Bouquiaux|
|Directed by||Vincent J. Gustin|
|Best Film||Our Children|
|Most awards||Our Children (4)|
|Most nominations||Dead Man Talking (8)|
The nominees for the 3rd Magritte Awards were announced on January 10, 2013. Films receiving the most nominations were Dead Man Talking with eight, followed by Our Children, Mobile Home and One Night with seven. The winners were announced during the awards ceremony on February 2, 2013. Our Children won four awards, including Best Film and Best Director for Joachim Lafosse. Other multiple winners were The Minister with three awards, and Mobile Home with two.
Winners and nominees
Best Flemish Film in Coproduction
Best Foreign Film in Coproduction
Best Supporting Actor
Best Supporting Actress
Most Promising Actor
Most Promising Actress
Best Production Design
Best Costume Design
Best Original Score
Best Short Film
- The Lobster's Cry (Le cri du homard)
- Domestic Tale (Fable domestique)
- A New Old Story
- Tea or Electricity (Le thé ou l'électricité)
- The Chebeya Case (L'affaire Chebeya, un crime d'Etat?)
- Cinéma Inch'Allah!
- Greetings from the Colony (Bons baisers de la colonie)
Honorary Magritte Award
Films with multiple nominations and awards
The following eleven films received multiple nominations.
The following three films received multiple awards.
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- Leurquin, Anne-Sophie (February 2, 2013). "Quatre Magritte pour " A perdre la raison "". Le Soir (in French). Retrieved February 3, 2013.