Nominees for the Bodil Awards

The nominees for the 2016 Bodil Awards have now been announced. The Bodil Awards are the major Danish film awards that are award by the Danish Film Critics Association.  Major films A WarKey House Mirror and The Idealist all picked up multiple niminations, which major Danish actors such as Ulrich Thomsen, Ghita Nørby and Pilou Asbaek also picking up nominations.

The winners will be announced on the 5th of March. Here are the nominees:

Best Danish Film

Best Female Actor

  • Ghita Nørby
  • Tuva Novotny
  • Hannah Murray
  • Mille Lehfeldt
  • Bodil Jørgensen

Best Male Actor

  • Joachim Fjelstrup
  • Ulrich Thomsen
  • Roland Møller
  • Pilou Asbaek
  • Peter Plaugborg

Best Supporting Female Actor

  • Trine Pallesen
  • Trine Dyrholm
  • Dya Josefine Hauch
  • Lene Maria Christensen
  • Ruth Brejnholm

Best Supporting Male Actor

  • Søren Malling
  • Henning Jensen
  • Dulfi al-Jabouri
  • Louis Hofmann
  • Esben Smed

Best Documentary

  • At Home in the World
  • Misfits
  • Fassbinder – to Love without Demands
  • The Man Who Saved the World
  • Natural Disorder


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.