The Amanda award is given in 22 different categories and the award ceremony will take place in Festiviteten in Haugesund Saturday 15 August. The Amanda award ceremony is part of The Norwegian International Film Festival which takes place 15–21 August 2020. The films considered have had theatrical release in Norwegian cinemas during the period of 1 July 2019 to 30 June 2022. The nominations will be announced on 17 June, 2020.
About the Amanda Award
The national film award Amanda has been established to enhance the quality and promotion of Norwegian films in theatrical release and short films intended for public screenings. It was awarded for the first time in 1985. The prize consists of a statue in bronze designed by sculptor Kristian Kvakland, as well as a diploma. Amanda is hosted by The Norwegian International Film Festival Ltd. in collaboration with the Amanda Committee.