Searching for Sugar Man

"Searching for Sugar Man" (2012, 86min., colour, Red Box Films, Passion Pictures).

Directed by: Malik Bendjelloul

Screenplay by: Malik Bendjelloul

Main Characters: Rodriguez, Steve Segerman, Dennis Coffey

DOP: Camilla Skagerstrom

Editing: Malik Bendjelloul

Music: Sixto Rodriguez, Malik Bendjelloul

Produced by: Simon Chinn, Malik Bendjelloul


Film about the power of talent, hope, faith, full of dramatic turns and incredible miraculous, sensitive and unique music. And all this - not fancy, but a genuine, before opening the eyes of the truth that makes laugh and worry more than double.


2013 "Oscar" for best documentary;

BAFTA Award for best documentary;

American Film Directors Guild Award for outstanding achievements in the field of documentary;

Žiūroviškiausio film prize "Cinema Spring";

Audience Award and the Special Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival;

Best Film and Audience prizes Amsterdam Documentary Film Festival;

And more than 30 awards around the world;