The best picture of the Polish Short Film Competition is „Documentary” by Marcin Podolec, with the Honorable Mention Award given to „Love, love” by Grzegorz Zariczny. The Jury of this competition comprised of: Mariusz Grzegorzek (Head of the Jury), Aneta Kopacz and Edher Campos.
The winner of the Transatlantyk Film Music Competition is Jeffrey van Rossum, who received a diploma and a check for the amount of 20,000 PLN. The second best was Oli Jan (10,000 PLN) and third - Marcin Kuczewski (5,000 PLN). Honorable Mentions were given to He Li and Ahmed Soroko. The Jury of this competition comprised of: Jan Kanty Pawluśkiewicz (Head of the Jury), Roque Banos, Daniel Pemberton and Paweł Sztompke.
The winner of the Transatlantyk Instant Composition Contest is Sebastian Zawadzki, who received a diploma and a check for the amount of 15,000 PLN. Second best was Tomasz Wielechowski (7,500 PLN) and third - Anna Rocławska-Musiałczyk (5,000 PLN). Honorable Mentions were given to Hanna Raniszewska and Vitaliy Kiyantsii. The Jury of this competition comprised of: Jan A.P. Kaczmarek (Head of the Jury), Ray Costa, Matthias Hornschuh and Rafał Paczkowski.
The awards ceremony took place on Thursday evening at the Łódź Grand Theater during the PGNiG Transatlantyk Łódź 2016 Closing Gala event. The gala was hosted by Grażyna Torbicka and Tomasz Raczek.