The Info List - Ariel Award

The Ariel is the Mexican Academy of Film Award. It has been awarded annually since 1947. The award recognizes excellence in motion picture making, such as acting, directing and screenwriting in Mexican cinema. It is considered the most prestigious award in the Mexican movie industry. In cinema, it is considered Mexico's equivalent to the Academy Awards
Academy Awards
("Oscars") of the United States.[1]


1 History 2 Awards

2.1 Additional awards 2.2 By years

3 References 4 External links

History[edit] The statuette is in the image of a man and it was designed by the sculptor Ignacio Asúnsolo. The original statuette is currently found inside Churubusco Studios in Mexico
City. The name "Ariel" was inspired by a series of short writings called El Ariel by Uruguayan writer José Enrique Rodó
José Enrique Rodó
that inspired generations of young Latin Americans in the first decades of the 20th century. Awards[edit] In the original name.

Ariel de Oro (Golden Ariel) Ariel Award for Best Picture Ariel Award for Best Director Ariel Award for Best Actress Ariel Award for Best Actor Ariel Award for Best Supporting Actor Ariel Award for Best Supporting Actress Ariel a Mejor Guión Original (Best Original Screenplay) Ariel a Mejor Fotografía (Best Cinematography) Ariel a Mejor Edición (Best Editing) Ariel a Mejor Música Compuesta para Cine (Best Original Score) Ariel a Mejor Sonido (Best Sound) Ariel a Mejor Diseño de Arte (Best Art Design) Ariel a Mejor Vestuario (Best Costume Design) Ariel a Mejor Maquillaje (Best Makeup) Ariel a Mejor Efectos Especiales (Best Special
Effects) Ariel a Mejor Ópera Prima (Best First Work) Ariel a Mejor Cortometraje Documental (Best Short Documentary) Ariel a Mejor Largometraje Documental (Best Feature Documentary) Ariel a Mejor Largometraje de Animación (Best Feature Animation) Ariel a Mejor Cortometraje de Ficción (Best Fiction Short) Ariel a Mejor Cortometraje de Animación (Best Animated Short) Ariel a Mejor Película Iberoamericana (Best Ibero-American Film) Ariel a Mejor Actor de Cuadro (Best Actor in a Minor Role) Ariel a Mejor Actriz de Cuadro (Best Actress in a Minor Role) Ariel a Mejor Actuación Infantil (Best Child Performance) Ariel a Mejor Actuación Juvenil (Best Youth Performance) Ariel a Mejor Ambientación Ariel a Mejor Argumento Original (Best Original Story) Ariel a Mejor Cortometraje Educativo, Científico o de Divulgación Artística (Best Educational, Scientific, or Artistic Short Film) Ariel a Mejor Escenografía (Best Production Design) Ariel a Mejor Guión Adaptado (Best Adapted Screenplay) Ariel a Mejor Guión Cinematográfico (Best Screenplay for Cinema) Ariel a Mejor Música de Fondo (Best Score) Ariel a Mejor Mediometraje Ficción (Best Medium-Length Fiction) Ariel a Mejor Mediometraje Documental (Best Medium-Length Documentary) Ariel a Mejor Tema Musical (Best Song)

Additional awards[edit]

Ariel Especial de Plata ( Special
Silver Ariel) Premio Especial ( Special
Ariel) Premio de Honor (Honorary Award)† Premio Medalla Salvador Toscano
Salvador Toscano
( Salvador Toscano
Salvador Toscano
Medal) Reconocimiento del Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografía (Special Recognition) Diploma de Honor (Honorary Diploma)[2]

† irregularly given By years[edit]

1973 2004 2005 2016


^ Chaiken, Jan. "The Mexican Academy of Film". The Eye Magazine. The Eye Magazine. Archived from the original on 22 February 2014. Retrieved 13 February 2014.  ^ Summary of Ariel Awards, Internet Movie Database.

External links[edit]

Ariel Awards, Mexico
at Internet Movie Database History of the Ariel (in Spanish) at the Mexican Academy of Film. El Ariel (in Spanish) at wikisource

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Ariel Awards

Mexican Academy of Film Arts and Sciences (AMACC)

Merit awards

Best Picture Director Actor Actress Supporting Actor Supporting Actress


Golden Ariel


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Major film awards by countries


Ghana Movie Awards (Ghana) Africa Movie Academy Awards
Academy Awards
(Nigeria) South African Film and Television Awards (South Africa)



Didor International Film Festival (Tajikistan)


Golden Rooster Awards, Hong Kong Film Award, Hundred Flowers Awards and Huabiao Awards (China) Japan Academy Prize (Japan) Grand Bell Awards
Grand Bell Awards
and Blue Dragon Film Awards (South Korea) Golden Horse Awards (Taiwan)


National Film Awards, Meril Prothom Alo Awards, Bachsas Awards (Bangladesh) Filmfare Awards, Filmfare Awards South, Filmfare Awards East, National Film Awards (India) Lux Style Awards, ARY Film Awards
ARY Film Awards
and Nigar Awards
Nigar Awards


Myanmar Motion Picture Awards (Burma) Indonesian Film Festival and Indonesian Movie Actor Awards (Indonesia) Malaysia Film Festival (Malaysia) FAMAS Award, Gawad Urian and Luna Award
Luna Award
(Philippines) Suphannahong Awards (Thailand) Golden Lotus Awards and Golden Kite Prize (Vietnam)


Fajr International Film Festival
Fajr International Film Festival
(Iran) Ophir Award (Israel) International Antalya Film Festival
International Antalya Film Festival



Czech Lion Awards (Czech Republic) Polish Film Awards
Polish Film Awards
(Poland) Nika Award (Russia) Sun in a Net Awards (Slovakia) Golden Dzyga (Ukraine)


Robert Awards and Bodil Awards (Denmark) Jussi Awards
Jussi Awards
(Finland) Irish Film & Television Awards (Ireland) Amanda Award
Amanda Award
(Norway) Guldbagge Awards
Guldbagge Awards
(Sweden) British Academy Film Awards
British Academy Film Awards
(United Kingdom)


Heart of Sarajevo
Heart of Sarajevo
(Bosnia and Herzegovina) Golden Arena Awards (Croatia) Hellenic Film Academy Awards
Academy Awards
(Greece) David di Donatello
David di Donatello
and Nastro d'Argento (Italy) Golden Camera Awards (Macedonia) Sophia Awards (Portugal) Goya Awards (Spain)


Magritte Award (Belgium) César Award
César Award
and Lumières Award (France) Deutscher Filmpreis (Germany) Golden Calf (Netherlands) Swiss Film Award (Switzerland)

North America

Canadian Screen Awards
Canadian Screen Awards
(Canada) Ariel Award (Mexico) Academy Awards
Academy Awards
(United States)


AACTA Awards
AACTA Awards
(Australia) New Zealand film and television awards (New Zealand)

South America

Argentine Academy of Cinematography Arts and Sciences Awards (Argentina) Grande Prêmio do Cinema Brasileiro (Brazil) Golden Precolumbian Circl