Louder than Bombs became the evening’s most-winning film with four awards, Best Director, Best Screenplay, Best Cinematography and Best Editing. Anders Baasmo Christiansen won his second Amanda for his role in Welcome to Norway, while Olivier Mukuta won his first one for his debut film role, in the same film.
The award for Best Norwegian Film in Theatrical Release went to Roar Uthaug’s The Wave, while Trond Bjerknæs won his first award for the music in El Clàsico.
The Amanda Committee’s Golden Clapper (“Gullklapper”) went to Norsk Film Kostyme (Norwegian film costumes), and the Amanda Committee Honorary Award went to the actress Anne Marit Jacobsen.
The Norwegian International Film Festival and the Amanda Committee are proud to present this year’s Amanda winners:
Best Children’s Film
Two Buddies and a Badger
Produced by Eric Vogel for Tordenfilm, directed by Rasmus Sivertsen and Rune Spaans.
Dugma – the Button
Directed by Paul Refsdal
Jakob Ihre – Louder Than Bombs
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Olivier Mukuta – Welcome to Norway
Eskil Vogt and Joachim Trier
Louder Than Bombs
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Maria Bock – Revenge
Anders Baasmo Christiansen – Welcome to Norway
Liv Bernoft Osa – Pyromaniac
The People’s Amanda
El Clásico, directed by Halkawt Mustafa
Best Norwegian Film in Theatrical Release
Produced by Martin Sundland and Are Heidenstrøm for Fantefilm Fiksjon, directed by Roar Uthaug.
The Amanda Committee Honorary Award
Actress Anne Marit Jacobsen
Earlier today these awards were presented at City Hall:
Olivier Bugge Coutté – Louder Than Bombs
Trond Bjerknæs – El Clàsico
Best Sound Design
Christian Schaanning – The Wave
Karl Júliusson –Doktor Proktors tidsbadekar
Best Visual Effects
Lars Erik Hansen – The Wave
Best Foreign Film in Theatrical Release
Virgin Mountain (Iceland)
Directed by Dagur Kári, distributed by Europafilm
Best Short Film
Directed and produced by Marius Myrmel
Joachim Trier – Louder Than Bombs
The Amanda Committee’s Golden Clapper (“Gullklapper”)
Norsk Film Kostyme (Norwegian film costume)