‘Negative’s’ positive Nordic result

Bard Breien's film wins NDR prize

STOCKHOLM — Norwegian film “The Art of Negative Thinking,” directed by Bard Breien, won the NDR film prize at the Nordic Film Days in Lubeck, which ended Sunday.

Swedish film “Suddenly,” directed by Johan Brisinger, won the audience prize. The Baltic film prize for Nordic feature was won by Ake Sandgren’s “To Love Someone,” which also won the Interfilm Church honor.

Documentary laurels went to Finland’s “Asylum,” directed by Jenni Linko.

Swedish film “Leaps and Bounds,” directed by Petter Naess, won the children’s and youth prize, with special mentions given to Hella Joof’s “BitterSweetHeart” and Espen Fyksen and Lise Osvoll’s “Elias and the Royal Yacht.”

The ComLine prize went to toon “Dionysos” by Jorg Weidner and Anke Spath, with a special mention to “The Dead Meat” by Philipp Scholz.

The Cinegate Prize went to “Mars” by Marcus Richardt with a special mention to Dana Linkiewicz’s “Pain Killer.”

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0

Leave a Reply

No Comments

Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More Film News from Variety