Bodil Awards 2010

AWARDS Antichrist triumphed at the annual Bodil Awards ceremony held last evening. Lars von Trier's film was honoured with five of the eleven awards, including Best Film, Best Actor and Actress.

The Bodil Awards ceremony, presented by the Danish Film Critics' Association, was held yesterday 21 March. While "Antichrist" swept up five awards, Ole Bornedal's "Deliver Us From Evil" won for its supporting role performances by Pernille Vallentin and Jens Andersen.

Best Documentary went to Anders Riis-Hansen for "The Invisible Cell" and the two international Bodil's went to the animation features "Up" and "Waltz with Bashir".


Danish Critics' Association's Bodil website

Lars von Trier has previously received Bodil honours for no less than five of his films:

The Element of Crime (1984)
Europa (1991)
The Kingdom (1994)
Breaking the Waves (1996)
Dogville (2003)



Best Danish Film
Antichrist, directed by by Lars von Trier Best Actress
Charlotte Gainsbourg in "Antichrist" Best Actor
Willem Dafoe in "Antichrist" Best Supporting Actress
Pernille Vallentin in Deliver Us from Evil Best Supporting Actor
Jens Andersen in "Deliver Us from Evil" Best American Film  
"Up", directed by Pete Docter Best Foreign Film
"Waltz with Bashir", directed by Ari Folman (Israel) Best Director of Photography
Anthony Dod Mantle for "Antichrist" Best Documentary Film
The Invisible Cell, directed by Anders Riis-Hansen Special Bodil
Kristian Eidnes Andersen for Sound Design ("Antichrist") Honorary Bodil
Carsten Myllerup, Lind Krogsøe Holmberg and Jens Mikkelsen for initiating the alternative film school Super16