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London Film Festival: Thomas Vinterberg's 'Another Round' Claims Audience Award

This year's hybrid edition of the festival saw the main competition and jury scrapped.

10/18/2020 10:08:00 PM

The BFI London Film Festival came to close on Sunday with Thomas Vinterberg's AnotherRound winning the top award

This year's hybrid edition of the festival saw the main competition and jury scrapped.

With all contemporary films presented virtually being eligible, it wasAnother Round, Thomas Vinterberg's ode to alcohol starring Mads Mikkelsen, that earned the biggest cheers after winning best film."Thank you to the audience at the London Film Festival for bringing this award to us," said Vinterberg in a virtual ceremony."We are very proud to receive this from a British audience; it’s a great honour. We are so sad that we can’t be there."

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Elsewhere, best documentary went to Benjamin Lee'sThe Painter and the Thief, detailing the unusual bond between a Czech painter and the Norwegian man who stole two of her works."Thank you so much BFI London Film Festival and to all the people who have voted for the film; it’s a great honour for us to win this prestigious award," said Lee."There’s two people I would like to especially thank and that’s Barbora Kysilkova and Karl-Bertil Nordland, the two main subjects of the film. The way Barbora approached Karl-Bertil at the trial, when he had stolen two of her most valuable paintings, was so moving to hear and that’s the reason I wanted to make this film."

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