The massive winner on the Stockholm Worldwide Movie Pageant 2022 was Holy Spider, directed by Swedish-Danish-Iranian Ali Abbasi.
Full checklist of winners beneath
The movie received the Bronze Horse for Finest Movie, whereas lead actor Mehdi Bajestani was named Finest Male Actor for his function as serial killer Saeed Hanaei. The movie was based mostly on the true story of the so-called ‘Spider-Killer’ who focused intercourse staff and killed 16 girls from 2000 to 2001 in Mashhad, Iran. The movie depicts a fictional feminine journalist investigating the crimes.
In presenting Abbasi along with his award, the jury mentioned of Holy Spider:
“A groundbreaking movie that’s finished not solely with monumental braveness however with mastery that leaves us breathless; our insides each speechless and eager to cream. A punch within the intestine for systematic perception methods that oppress relatively than assist. A watch opener and a most emotional cinematic expertise that awakens inside revolutions in us. For its shifting performances, uncooked and uncompromising path, sensible and poignant screenplay we wish to current one of many strongest movies we’ve seen in a very long time with the Bronze Horse for Finest Movie.”
Frances O’Connor was awarded Finest Director for her directorial debut Emily. Actress Annabelle Lengronne was named Finest Actress for her function in Mom and Son.
Icelandic director Guðmundur Arnar Guðmundsson was awarded the prize for Finest Screenplay for his movie Lovely Beings.
All of the winners on the Stockholm Worldwide Movie Pageant 2022:
STOCKHOLM XXXIII COMPETITION
Finest Movie: Holy Spider by Ali Abbasi
Finest Director: Emily by Frances O’Connor
Finest Debut: Autobiography by Makbul Mubarak
Finest Script: Lovely Beings by Guðmundur Arnar Guðmundsson
Finest Actress: Mom and Son for actress Annabelle Lengronne
Finest Actor: Mehdi Bajestani in Holy Spider
Finest Cinematography: Balthazar Lab for La Jauria
Honorary point out: Pilar Palomero for La Maternal
STOCKHOLM XXXIII DOCUMENTARY COMPETITION
Finest Documentary: All of the Magnificence and the Bloodshed by Laura Poitras
STOCKHOLM XXXIII SHORT FILM COMPETITION
Finest Quick Movie: File by Sonia Ok. Hadad
The worldwide movie critics award FIPRESCI
Finest Movie: World Struggle III by Houman Seyyedi
Zalando Rising Star Award 2022
Actress Sara Shirpey
1KM FILM Scholarship Recipient: SaraKlara Hellström
1KM FILM Honorary Mentions: André Vaara
NIKON SHORT FILM COMPETITION (60sec)
Belief of Mira Hilfon Liungman
Jury members for this yr’s competitors had been:
Actor Alexej Manvelov
Movie director and screenwriter Nathalie Álvarez Mesén
Producer Erika Wasserman, who lately made her directorial debut with the movie Året jag slutade prestera och började onanera ( 2022).