Swedish Film Award “Clara Sola” “Guldbagge” – Deadline

by Nathalie Álvarez Mesén Clara Sola was the big winner of the 2022 Swedish Film Awards, known as the Guldbagges, winning Best Picture and Best Director. Scroll down for the full list of winners.

Mesén also picked best screenplay, shared with co-screenwriter Maria Camila Arias, for the Spanish-language film set in Costa Rica, which follows a 36-year-old woman who sets out on a journey to break free from social and religious convention. and become master of his sexuality.

Under the line, Clara Sola also took over cinematography and sound design, bringing its total wins on the night to five.

Other winners included A Christmas tale, Hannes Holm’s live-action adaptation of the popular Swedish novel, which has already been turned into an animated picture that has become a holiday classic in Sweden. Holm’s version won Best Actor for Jonas Karlsson and Best Supporting Actress for Jennie Silfverhjelm.

The Best Actress award was won by Sofia Kappel for Bella in pleasure, while Best Editing went to Hanna Lejonqvist and Dino Jonsäter for The most beautiful boy in the world.

Elsewhere, Hogir Hirori won Best Documentary for Sabayawhile a documentary also won Best International Film, Jonas Poher Rasmussen To fleethe hybrid animation project that made the shortlist for this year’s international Oscars.

Among the honorary awards were director and screenwriter Suzanne Osten, who won the special Hedersguldbaggen prize, while director, animator and screenwriter Johan Hagelbäck won the Gullspira, which recognizes contributions to children’s films.

The Guldbagge Trophy, named after the Swedish word for the rose chafer beetle, is perhaps the most distinctive award in the film world (see photo above).

Winners of the Guldbagge Prize 2022:

BEST FILM

Clara Sola
directed by Nima Yousefi

BEST DIRECTOR

Nathalie Alvarez Mesen
for Clara Sola

BEST ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE

Sofia Kappel
for Bella in pleasure

BEST ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE

Jonas Karlson
for Tyko Jonsson in A Christmas tale

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS

Jennie Silvverhjelm
for Marianne Jonsson in A Christmas tale

BEST ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE

Jonay Pineda Skallak
for Sluggo in DD+E

BEST SCENARIO

Nathalie Alvarez Mesén and Maria Camila Arias
for Clara Sola

BEST EDITING

Hanna Lejonqvist and Dino Jonsäter
for The most beautiful boy in the world

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

Sophie Winqvist Connections
for Clara Sola

BEST SOUND DESIGN

Erick Vargas Williams, Valene Leroy, Charles De Ville and Aline Gavroy
for Clara Sola

BEST ORIGINAL SCORE

Lisa Nordstrom
for Children of the enemy

BEST VISUAL EFFECTS

Alex Hansson and Torbjorn Olsson
for The emigrants

BEST COSTUME DESIGN

Amanda Wing Yee Lee
for Pleasure

BEST PRODUCTION DESIGN

Michael Higgins
for A Christmas tale

BEST MAKEUP

Erica Spetzig
for Pleasure

BEST SHORT FILM

man with doves
directed by Lina Maria Mannheimer

BEST DOCUMENTARY FILM

Sabaya
directed by Hogir Hirori

BEST INTERNATIONAL FEATURE

To flee
directed by Jonas Poher Rasmussen