‘Submarino’ rises to top at Haugesund festival

Crix give kudos to Vinterberg drama

STOCKHOLM — Danish drama “Submarino,” helmed by Thomas Vinterberg, won the critics award at Norway’s Haugesund film fest, which wrapped Aug. 26.

The audience award went to French comedy “The Hedgehog,” directed by Mona Achache, while U.K. drama “Another Year,” from Mike Leigh, won the Joy Maker kudo. The Andreas Award went to French drama “Of Gods and Men,” helmed by Xavier Beauvois.

Some 1,519 professionals from 26 different nations attended the fest, which began Aug. 21.

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