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Nordisk Film Prisen Norway and Finland

In 2015, the Nordisk Film Foundation awarded the Nordisk Film Prize in Norway for the first time.
The Nordic Film Prize in Norway is a talent prize of NOK 100,000. In 2019 the same prize was awarded in Finland. 

The talent prize is to honor a film talent behind the camera, which has particularly distinguished itself in one of the year's film productions and which helps to raise the quality and further develop respectively Norwegian and Finnish films. The prizes are awarded at local events. Nordisk Film Fonden has since 1996 awarded a similar prize in Denmark.

The Norwegian prize committee consists of 6 people in 2019:

  • Sveinung Golimo, Head of Nordisk Film Production Norway (Chairman)
  • Martin Sundland (Producer)
  • Grete Bø Wahl (Director)
  • Rolf Kristian Larsen (Actor)
  • Vibeke Skistad (Euforia Film)
  • Mette Bølstad (Screenwriter)

Former recipients of Nordisk Film Prisen Norway

2019 - Production designer Jørgen Stangebye Larsen
2017 - VFX Supervisor Lars Erik Hansen
2016 - Scriptwriter Anders Fagerholt & Director Halkawt Mustafa
2015 - Photographer Anne Myking

The Finnish prize committee consists of 7 people in 2019: 

  • Miia Haavisto (Producer and chairman of the jury)
  • Zaida Bergroth (director)
  • Jan Forsström (scrip writer and director)
  • Peter Franzén (actor, director & script writer)
  • Johanna Vuoksenmaa (director and script writer)
  • Harri Ylönen (editor)
  • Manna Katajisto (Chairman of Filmiaura as the representative of Jussi-awards)

Former recipients of Nordisk Film Prisen Finland

2019 - Director Aleksi Salmenperä and Editor Samu Heikkilä