The Society of Snow became the third most awarded film in Goya’s history after winning 12 awards on Saturday, including best film.
On Saturday, “The Snow Society” was the night’s winner of the 38th Goya Awards, taking home 12 trophies, including best film and best director.
The trophy haul makes the survival thriller the third most awarded film in the history of the Goya Awards.
Juan Antonio Bayona’s film also won awards for best new actor, editing, cinematography, original song, hair and makeup, sound, art direction and costumes.
The film tells the true story of the plane crash in the Andes in 1972, where only 16 of the 45 passengers survived.
They spent 72 days trapped in one of the most hostile environments on earth until they were rescued.
The film was released on December 15, 2023.
Spanish cinema was celebrated on Saturday evening in Valladolid.
The best acting awards went to Malena Alterio for ‘Something Is About to Happen’ and to David Verdaguer for ‘Jokes & Cigarettes’.
Society of the Snow was also nominated for two Academy Awards for Best International Film and Best Makeup and Hairstyling.