TPA Special Tomislav Pinter Award was created by filmdirector Sergej Stanojkovski and Ms Alenka Pinter, the wife of Mr Tomislav Pinter in honor of Tomislav Pinter´s work and life achivements and is given anualy at the Avvantura Film Festival to personalities that have contributed to film as art and artistic films. The Tomislav Pinter Award is a 8kg artistic bronze scultpture designed by croatian academic artist Jasna Bogdanovich. All artists who receive the Tomislav Pinter Award attend the festival in person to receive the award.

2010 Karl “Baumi” Baumgartner

2011 Matt Dillon

2012 Luis Minarro

2013 Shigeru Umebayashi

2014 Allan Starski

2015 Predrag “Miki” Manojlović

2016 Veljko Bulajić