Awards & Film Festivals

Awards

 

2020

  • German Award for Online Communication, Category: Purpose Driven Communications (Covid-19) (Germany / 2020)
    In uncertain times, good communication is one of the most important aspects in society. Encourage, send positive signals, help your fellow human beings and make them laugh, educate them in a comprehensible way. All this and more had to be creatively implemented and communicated within a very short time. The German Award for Online Communication honours the campaign that contributed to the common good during the Corona crisis with good vibes. My homeless association StrassenBLUES e.V. receives the award for the actions and campaigns within the framework of our Corona-StrassenHILFE.
  • einheitspreis - Citizens´Award for German Unity, Category: Human (Germany 2020)
    This award from the Federal Agency for Civic Education honours both people and initiatives who are committed to historical reunification and those who are currently living unity and, for example, in times of the Corona crisis support fellow human beings throughout Germany. StrassenBLUES e.V. is awarded for its solidarity project StrassenGEBURTSTAG.
  • "Man of Action of the Year" (Germany / 2020)
    As the year draws to a close, the Corona pandemic draws attention to those people who have shown a big heart or done exemplary work during the crisis. In Hamburg, under the patronage of the First Mayor of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg, Dr. Peter Tschentscher, the "Man of Action of the Year" award was presented to people, companies and non-profit initiatives who demonstrated public spirit, resourcefulness and energy during the Corona crisis. Association Chairman Nikolas Migut was honoured for his Corona StrassenHILFE.
  • Volunteer Awards, Category: Innovative Thinking (Germany / 2020)
    The awards are a recognition of special social commitment, the commitment to a diverse and tolerant society and a peaceful future. The category "Innovative Thinking" stands for a volunteer who has developed new ideas and achieved great impact for the target group. Nikolas Migut was honored by the organization GoVolunteer especially for his "Corona StrassenHILFE".
  • Annemarie Dose Award (Germany / 2020)
    Annemarie Dose, the founder of Hamburger Tafel, would have been 92 years old this year. The Hamburg Senate honors particularly innovative, social commitment with a prize named after her. Nikolas Migut and his association StrassenBLUES e.V. were awarded for the project StrassenGEBURTSTAG.
  • Gunnar Uldall Economy Award (Germany / 2020)
    Examples of entrepreneurial solidarity, special creativity and initiatives from companies that support the common good are the focus of this award. StrassenSUPPE by StrassenBLUES e.V. receives the award for its activities for homeless people during the Corona crisis.

2019

  • German Integration Award, Jury Main Prize (Germany / 2019)
    With the German Integration Award, the non-profit Hertie Foundation honours unique projects that are particularly committed to disadvantaged people and actively involve them. The StrassenGEBURTSTAG of StrassenBLUES e.V. received the first prize of the jury. 
  • SMART Hero Award,  Category: Community and Cohesion (Germany / 2019)
    by Facebook & Stiftung Digitale Chancen - in the team for StrassenBLUES e.V.
    Smart heroes receive the Smart Hero Award. These are people and organizations who successfully implement their voluntary and social commitment in and with social media. Smart stands for the intelligent use of social media for recognition, respect and tolerance. StrassenBLUES e.V. was awarded 2nd place for its social media activities. 
  • German Commitment Award, Category: Strengthening Democracy (Germany / 2019)
    This award recognizes the voluntary commitment of people in our country and all those who support this commitment by awarding prizes. StrassenBLUES e.V. is nominated for its Germany-wide campaign StrassenWAHL.

2018

  • Active for Democracy and Tolerance (Germany / 2018)
    Competition Prize of the Alliance for Democracy and Tolerance - founded by the Federal Ministry of the Interior and the Federal Ministry of Justice - for the nationwide campaign StrassenWAHL for StrassenBLUES e.V. 
  • SMART Hero Award, Category: fair to each other (Germany / 2018)
    by Facebook & Stiftung Digitale Chancen - as a team for StrassenBLUES e.V. / nominated
  • Alternative Media Award, Category: Network (Germany / 2018)
    as a team for StrassenBLUES e.V. 
  • startsocial scholarship - help for helpers (Germany / 2018)
    Consulting scholarship for StrassenBLUES e.V. under the patronage of the German Chancellor
  • Environmental and Social Award (Germany 2018) 
    of the Regional Committee Walddörfer of the District Assembly Hamburg-Wandsbek as a team for StrassenBLUES e.V.

2017

  • German Camera Award, Category: Documentary (Germany / 2017)
    shooted as a team for The Story of One Evening, Episode 3 / nominated
  • International Independent Film Awards (USA / 2017)
    “Silver Winner” for The Bus, The Mob And The Village
  • Impact DOCS Award (USA / 2017)
    “Merit Special Mention” for The Bus, The Mob And The Village

2016

  • Journalism Award of the Bremerhaven-Unterweser Press Club (Germany / 2016) 
    "Category Television" for 7 Days... Barzan & Me
  • "IMPACT STARTER" of ´Social Impact Lab Hamburg´ (Germany / 2016)
    Scholarship and winner of the audience pitch award for homeless project www.StrassenBLUES.de

2015

  • Grimme Award, Category: Entertainment (Germany / 2015)
    for The Story of One Evening, Episode 1 (Author: Portrait Laura Karasek) / nominated 
  • German Reporter Award (Germany / 2015)
    “Best Web Documentary” for Careers in Prison / nominated 
  • Lift-Off International Film Festival (UK & worldwide / 2015)
    “Best Documentary” for Alex - Incomplete Faith / Overall Seasonal Winner
  • British Documentary Film Festival (Great Britain / 2015)
    “The Life Changing Award” for Street Blues
  • "PARI INNO" of ´THE PARITAETISCHE´ welfare organization (Germany / 2015)
    Winner of the idea competition for homeless project www.StrassenBLUES.de
  • Amsterdam Lift-Off Film Festival (Niederlande / 2015)
    “Best Documentary” for Alex - Incomplete Faith
  • NEZ International Film Festival (India / 2015)
    “Best Director” for Alex – Incomplete Faith

2014

  • Viewster Online Film Festival (worldwide / 2014)
    3rd Audience Award + “Best German Film” for Alex – Incomplete Faith

Film Festivals