MY NAME IS SALT by Farida Pacha wins "Best Feature Length Documentary" and "Best Cinematography" for cinematographer Lutz Konermann at the International Competition of the Mumbai International Film Festival 2016.
The jury found:
“The Best Film. We are giving the Best Film Prize in the category of long documentary to the vibrant masterpiece, to a gorgeous work of cinema in its purest form a truly ontological-filmic revelation, which filled us with pride of our profession. The God of cinema is smiling from joy. The prize goes to the film MY NAME IS SALT.”
“The prize for the Best Cinematographer in category of long documentary is going to an amazing camera work, powerful in its stoic precision and striking in its honesty. Every quarter centimeter of every frame is filled with tremolo of genius level of the cinematography. The prize is going to MR LUTZ KONERMANN, the cinematographer of MY NAME IS SALT.”