Recent winners of the Berlin film fest's Golden Bear

 18 Feb 2017 - 10:00

Recent winners of the Berlin film fest's Golden Bear
Costume designer Milena Canonero accepts an Honorary Golden Bear for her lifetime achievement at the 67th Berlinale International Film Festival in Berlin, February 16, 2017. REUTERS/Jens Kalaene/POOL


Berlin: The Golden Bear prize for best picture will be awarded Saturday at the 67th Berlin film festival by a jury led by Hollywood director Paul Verhoeven.

Here are the winners over the past decade of the Golden Bear at the event, one of the world's top cinema showcases and the first major European film festival of the year.

- 2007: "Tuya De Hunshi" (Tuya's Marriage) by Wang Quan'an (China)

- 2008: "Tropa de Elite" (Elite Squad) by Jose Padilha (Brazil/Argentina)

- 2009: "La teta asustada" (The Milk of Sorrow) by Claudia Llosa (Spain/Peru)

- 2010: "Bal" (Honey) by Semih Kaplanoglu (Turkey/Germany)

- 2011: "Jodaeiye Nader Az Simin" (A Separation) by Asghar Farhadi (Iran)

- 2012: "Cesare deve morire" (Caesar Must Die) by Paolo and Vittorio Taviani (Italy)

- 2013: "Pozitia Copilului" (Child's Pose) by Calin Peter Netzer (Romania)

- 2014: "Bai Ri Yan Huo" (Black Coal, Thin Ice), Diao Yinan (China)

- 2015: "Taxi", Jafar Panahi (Iran)

- 2016: "Fuocoammare" (Fire at Sea), Gianfranco Rosi, Italy/France