"Day and Night" awarded at Chicago

Press release20.10.2004
Simon Staho's feature
film "Day and Night" was awarded a Silver Hugo for "its perfectly balanced
ensemble acting" at the Chicago International Film Festival (7-21 October
The actors in this
ensemble are Mikael Persbrandt, Sam Kessel, Maria Bonnevie, Michael
Nyqvist, Lena Endre, Hans Alfredson, Pernilla August, Fares Fares, Marie
Goranzon, Tuva Novotny and Erland Josephson.
In September "Day and
Night" was screened in the Zabaltegi programme for New Directors at the
San Sebastian International Film Festival, one of Europe's most important
platforms. Over the coming months the film will screen at destinations in
Europe and North and South America. "Day and Night" will be released in
Denmark 26 November.For further information:
Chicago International
Film Festivalwww.chicagofilmfestival.org
San Sebastian
International Film Festivalwww.sansebastianfestival.com
DFI press release
(Danish films at Chicago IFF)www.dfi.dk/sitemod/moduler/generelle_moduler/presse_modul/index.asp?pid=280&id=1413
DFI fact sheet (Day and
Danish Film
InstituteLizette Gram, +45 2482 3758, lizetteg@dfi.dkVicki Synnott, +45
3374 3438, vickis@dfi.dk