June 22nd, 2012       Posted by Frederik       Display Comments

The nominations have been announced for the 28th Annual Amandaprisen (Amanda Awards) for the cinema of Norway. Leading the field with eight mentions was Pål Sletaune’s “Babycall”. The thriller has been nominated for Best Norwegian Film, Actress (Noomi Rapace), Supporting Actor (Kristoffer Joner), Screenplay, Cinematography, Production Design, Visual Effects, Editing and Sound Design. This year’s Amanda ceremony will be held on Saturday, August 17 at the Haugesund Concert Hall as part of the opening night celebrations of the Norwegian International Film Festival in Haugesund, Norway.