Meet the jurors – 2020!

5. August 2020

As always, we are looking forward to presenting a wide array of projects at New Nordic Films – many of them in competition. Among them are staples like Next Nordic Generation and Works in Progress: Eurimages. Both competitions have now found there jury members.


Next Nordic Generation
Next Nordic Generation is our competition program for graduation films from the Nordic film schools. This year’s program contains films from Aalto University, HDK-Valand, Metropolia University of Applied Sciences, The Norwegian Film School, and Høyskolen Kristiania. Read more about the nominated films here.

The award is NOK 10.000 and is awarded by SF Studios Norway.Jury members: producer Gary Cranner, producer Elisa Pirir, and former head of programming Håkon Skogrand.


Works in Progress: Eurimages
The lineup for this year’s Works in Progress presentations is yet to be announced but you can read more about the Eurimages Lab Project award here.

Jury members: Head of Industry at Gøteborg Film Festival Cia Edström, CEO of Arthaus Svend Bolstad Jensen, and director Nino Kirtadze.


Best Pitch Award:
Given by Producer’s Network from Marché du Film to the project with the best pitch

Jury members: Artistic Director of Nordic Film Days Lübeck Linde Fröhlich, Sales and Project Manager of Trust Nordisk Silje Nikoline Glimsdal, and journalist and festival consultant Wendy Mitchell.