Casper and Emma awarded “Best Feature” at BAMkids Film Festival


Casper and Emma: Best Friends has won the best feature film award at the 16th Annual BAMKids Film Festival. The BAMmie awards is presented in association with the International Children’s Media Centre and every year at the festival, kids vote for their favourite film to be award a BAMmie. This year offered a line up of more than 70 films, and the audience signalled their highest enthusiasm for the Norwegian film, directed by Arne Lindtner Naess. 

Casper and Emma has been a huge success with a large opening weekend in Norway in February 2013. The second film Casper and Emma on Winter Vacation is currently in theatres and has reached over 195 000 admissions after 6 weeks.


Svensk Filmindustri has more info.

Emma Vestrheim

Emma Vestrheim is the editor-in-chief of Cinema Scandinavia. Originally from Australia, she is now based in Bergen, Norway, and attends major Nordic film festivals to conduct interviews and review new films.