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„The Girl King“, an international coproduction partly financed by FFF Bayern, is honoured with 2 awards at the 2015 Montreal World Film Festival

09.09.2015



Sarah Gadon and Malin Buska in "The Girl King" - Copyright: NFP/BR/Veera Aaltonen

THE GIRL KING, an international coproduction partly financed by FFF Bayern, was presented in world premiere at the Montreal World Film Festival in early September 2015. A historical drama, the film by Finnish director Mika Kaurismäki, produced by Starhaus Filmproduktion, Marianna Films, Triptych Media, Galafilm, Anagram and BR/arte, was taking part in the official competition.

The film was distinguished with the Prix du public (Audience Award), while main acress Malin Buska was crowned Best Actress.

FFF Bayern financed this German-Finnish-Canadian-Swedish coproduction with 450,000 euros.

Read more: “The Girl King” – an international coproduction with Bavarian and Quebec content.

Source : www.fff-bayern.de