BIFF 2017: 26. september - 4. oktober

Award Winners 2016

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CHECKPOINTS AWARD: THE WAR SHOW

Director: Obaidah Zytoon, Andreas M. Dalsgaard

 

– award for the best human rights documentary in collaboratin with The Rafto Foundation, see the competing films

 

DOCUMENTAIRE EXTRAORDINAIRE: BROTHERS OF THE NIGHT

Director: Patric Chiha

- see the films in the Documentaire Extraordinaire programme

 

CINEMA EXTRAORDINAIRE: HOUSE OF OTHERS

Director: Rusudan Glurjidze

 

see the films in the Cinema Extraordinaire programme


AUDIENCE AWARD: THE HANDMAIDEN
Director: Park Chan-wook



BEST NORWEGIAN DOCUMENTARY: BARNERANEREN

Director: Jon Haukeland

Producer: Ingvil Giske

- see the competition programme

 

BEST NORWEGIAN SHORT DOCUMENTARY: BOYS

Director: Sunniva Sundby

Producer: Julia í Kálvalíð (Screen Talent Europe)

- see the competition programme

 

BEST NORWEGIAN SHORT FILM: THE COMMITTEE

Regissør: Gunhild Enger, Jenni Toivoniemi

Produsent: Isak Eymundsson (Ape&Bjørn), Marie Kjellson (Kjellson&Wik), Ellli Toivoniemi (Tuffi films)

 

- see the competition programme

 

BERGEN'S BEST STUDENT FILM: HER ER ELLA

Regissør: Kristina Daveronis

Skole: Universitetet i Bergen

- see the competition programme

 

ANMELDERFESTEN AUDIENCE AWARD: Announced Friday 30. September

 - the film that has been voted for at Bergens Tidende's Anmelderfesten

 

PRE-CINEMA PREMIERE AUDIENCE AWARD – PRESENTED BY FILMWEB: Announced Friday 30. September

- the audience favorite among the pre cinema premieres (førpremierene)

 

BERGENS TIDENDE'S TALENT AWARD: David Alræk

- a film talent from Western Norway receives a prize from Bergens Tidende

 

YOUTH DOCUMENTARY AWARD: FLUKTEN (THE CROSSING)

Regissør: George Kurian

- the best documentary screened in the 2016 school programme, awarded by the board of the youth film club HUFF.

 

Winners of NRK's pitch for documentary films and documentary series:

 

DRØMMEN OM BRITANNIA - Ekkofilm - 150 000 kr

HVEM DREPTE JAN WIBORG - Norsk fjernsyn - 200 000 kr

ORDERUD - Monster - 200 000 kr

AURORA - Flimmer Film - 150 000 kr

ARMFELTS MARSJ - Ekkofilm -  50 000 kr

KLOSTERET - Zacapa - 150 000 kr

DA VINDEN SNUDDE - Klikkmonster 100 000 kr

HEMMELIGHETEN - Ekkofilm - 150 000 kr