Norwegian vampire film VIDAR THE VAMPIRE wins four awards in Greece

The Norwegian vampire film Vidar the Vampire has picked up four awards at the Anatomy International Film Festival in Greece.

Overall, the film won Best Picture, Best Directors, Best Screenplay and Best Makeup.


Vidar the Vampire tells the story of a Christian farmer who is searching for a higher purpose to life. One day, he falls into sin and then wakes up as the Prince of Darkness in Stavanger, Norway.

Vidar the Vampire is written and directed by Thomas Aske Berg and Fredrik Waldeland and stars Thomas Aske Berg.

The Anatomy International Film Festival is an annual international event for independent filmmakers that focuses on genre productions like horror and crime. The event takes place every Halloween and the festival has around 50 productions screening per year in Athens, Greece.

You can watch the trailer for Vidar the Vampire below:


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.