Magritte Award for Best Original Score

The Magritte Award for Best Original Score (French: Magritte de la meilleure musique originale) is an award presented annually by the Académie André Delvaux. It is one of the Magritte Awards, which were established to recognize excellence in Belgian cinematic achievements.[1]

Magritte Award for Best Original Score
Presented byAcadémie André Delvaux
First awarded2011
Currently held bySimon Fransquet, When Arabs Danced (2018)

The 1st Magritte Awards ceremony was held in 2011 with Pierre Van Dormael receiving posthumously the award for his work in Mr. Nobody.[2] As of the 2019 ceremony, Simon Fransquet is the most recent winner in this category for his work in When Arabs Danced.[3]

Winners and nominees

In the list below, winners are listed first in the colored row, followed by the other nominees.


Year Composer(s) English title Original title
Pierre Van DormaelMr. Nobody
Bernard PlouvierA Town Called PanicPanique au village
Frédéric VerchevalDiamant 13
Bram Van ParysThe GiantsLes Géants
Raf KeunenBullheadRundskop
Frédéric VerchevalTrader GamesKrach
Coyote, Renaud Mayeur, François Petit, Michaël de ZanetMobile Home
DAAULast WinterL'Hiver dernier
Arne Van DongenOne Night38 témoins
Ozark HenryThe World Belongs to UsLe Monde nous appartient
Michelino BiscegliaIn the Name of the SonAu nom du fils
Christophe VervoortThe Bag of FlourLe Sac de farine
Frédéric VerchevalNot My TypePas son genre
Wim WillaertHenri
An PierléThe Brand New TestamentLe Tout Nouveau Testament
Vincent CahayAlleluia
Frédéric VerchevalMelody
Cyrille de Haes and Manuel RolandParasol
Hannes De MaeyerBlack
Catherine GraindorgeRising VoicesLe Chant des hommes
Jean-Luc FafchampsInsyriated
Raf KeunenRacer and the JailbirdLe Fidèle
Frédéric VerchevalThis Is Our LandChez nous
Simon FransquetWhen Arabs Danced
Vincent LibenThe Benefit of the DoubtUne Part d'ombre
Manuel Roland and Maarten Van CauwenbergheThe Faithful SonLa Part sauvage


  1. Denis, Fernand (October 13, 2010). "André Delvaux, l'œuvre au jour". La Libre Belgique (in French). Retrieved January 11, 2013.
  2. "Le cinéma belge était à l'honneur lors de la Première édition des Magritte du cinéma belge francophone". Moniteur du film (in French). Archived from the original on 2012-12-05. Retrieved January 1, 2014.
  3. Richford, Richford (2 February 2019). "Belgium's Magritte Awards: 'Our Struggles' Takes Top Prize". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 3 February 2019.

See also

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