The five films representing the Nordics at the Academy Awards

The Nordic countries have now finished announcing their submissions for the 2017 Academy Awards (also known as the Oscars).

We want to know which of the five you think has the best chance! Vote in our poll below.

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Hereare the trailers for the nominees, plus links to our reviews of each film.

DENMARK: Land of Mine

FINLAND: The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Maki

Read our interview with director Juho Kuosmanen

ICELAND: Sparrows

Read our interview with Runar Runarsson

NORWAY: The King’s Choice

Our interview with Jesper Christiansen, Erik Poppe and Anders Baasmo Christiansen will be in the November issue of Cinema Scandinavia

SWEDEN: A Man Called Ove

Read our interview with Rolf Lassgård




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.