THE NOMINATIONS TO NEXT NORDIC GENERATION AWARD ARE READY

Next Nordic Generation is The Norwegian International Film Festival’s competition for Nordic graduation films. The program was established in 2014, and Jerry Carlsson’s All We Share from the Valand Academy, University of Gothenburg was rewarded with the very first Next Nordic Generation Award. I 2015 Gustav Möller’s In Darkness from The National Film School of Denmark received the award, and last year it went to I`ll try again directed by Jo Widerberg from Valand Academy.

This year a jury consisting of director Eva Sørhaug, film critic Jon Selås og film critic/programme coordinator New Nordic Films Alexander Huser has nominated the following films to the Next Nordic Generation Award:

About the Birds and the Bees, Director J.J. Vanhanen, Tampere University of Applied Sciences
Atelier, Director Elsa María Jakobsdóttir, The National Film School of Denmark
Birthright, Director Daniel Fure Schwarz og Mauritz Brekke Solberg, Westerdals Oslo Act
In a Month, Director Jonas Kærup Hjort, The National Film School of Denmark
Knaster – Radio Edit, Director Neil Wigardt, Valand Academy, University of Gothenburg
Knut Arild The Musical, Director Kolbjørn Haugen, Westerdals Oslo Act
Land Of Our Fathers, Director Ulaa Salim, The National Film School of Denmark
Little Dancer, Director Nils Holst-Jensen, The National Film School of Denmark
Schoolyard Blues, Director Maria Eriksson, Stockholm Academy of Dramatic Arts
Vita Fortuna, Director Ilona Hiltunen, Metropolia University of Applied Sciences, Tampere University of Applied Sciences