The documentary film “A New Kind of Wilderness” by Silje Evensmo Jacobsen won the World Cinema Grand Jury Prize: Documentary, while “Ibelin” by Benjamin Ree received The Directing Award and The Audience Award in the same section. The feature film “Handling the Undead” by Thea Hvistendahl won Special Jury Award for Original Music in The World Cinema Dramatic Competition. This makes this year’s awards ceremony the best ever for Norwegian cinema at a major festival!

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