Norwegian Short Wins in Portugal


The Norwegian short Sissy has won the ‘indiejunior’ award at the 11th Independent Film Festival. The award, as described on the website:

“Section especially suited to younger people. Has as main objective the establishment and expansion of public theater and aims to enable the meeting of younger viewers with a number of notable films, which most likely would not have access otherwise. This Section contributing to the aesthetic and cultural education of children and young people through an artistic and playful experience -. cinema This important tool appeals to the senses and arouses various emotions, representing leisure and fun but also call for reflection and discussion of various topics.

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(Thanks to contributor Paulo Antunes for the tip!)

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.