Nordic films win in Thessaloniki

Rams (2015)
Rams (2015)

Icelandic film has proven to be the big winner at Greece’s Thessaloniki International Film Festival, with Grimur Hakonarson’s Rams winning the top prize.  In addition to RamsSparrows by Runar Runarsson was handed the Artistic Achievement Award.

Just another clear sign of the current success of Icelandic cinema!

You can read the full list of winners here

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.