Dagur Kari wins ‘Best Director’ in Cairo

Dagur Kari’s Virgin Mountain has won the Silver Pyramid for Best Director at the Cairo International Film Festival in Egypt. The film recently won the Nordic Council Film Prize for Nordic Film of the Year, and this award adds to the twelve already won around the world.


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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.