A Hijacking is critics' favourite

AWARDS. "A Hijacking" and "Putin's Kiss" were named Best Danish Feature and Best Danish Documentary Film, respectively, at the national critics' award ceremony, the Bodil Awards, held 16 March in Copenhagen.

Find the full list of winners (highlighted) and nominees in each category:


Bodil Awards 2013

Best Danish film

  • Excuse Me 
  • Teddy Bear 
  • A Royal Affair
  • You and Me Forever
  • A Hijacking by Tobias Lindholm

Best American film

  • Operation Argo
  • Martha Marcy May Marlene
  • Moonrise Kingdom
  • Take Shelter
  • The Descendants

Best non-American film

  • We Need to Talk About Kevin
  • Amour
  • The Artist
  • Shame
  • Searching for Sugar Man
  • Holy Motors

Best documentary film

  • Ballerina
  • White Black Boy
  • Putin's Kiss by Lise Birk Pedersen
  • Rent a Family Inc.
  • Kidd Life

Best actor

  • Mads Mikkelsen (A Royal Affair)
  • Søren Malling (A Hijacking)
  • Mikkel Boe Følsgaard (A Royal Affair)
  • Pilou Asbæk (A Hijacking)
  • Lars Mikkelsen (A Caretaker's Tale)

Best actress

  • Sara Hjort Ditlevsen (Excuse Me)
  • Trine Dyrholm (Love Is All You Need)
  • Julie Brohorst Andersen (You and Me Forever)
  • Alicia Vikander (A Royal Affair)
  • Bodil Jørgensen (This Life)

Best supporting actor

  • Nicolas Bro (Excuse Me)
  • Roland Møller (A Hijacking)
  • Tommy Kenter (Marie Krøyer)
  • Lars Bom (Max Embarrassing Goes to the Festival)
  • Thomas Gabrielsson (A Royal Affair)

Best supporting actress

  • Frederikke Dahl Hansen (You and Me Forever)
  • Emilie Claudius Kruse (You and Me Forever)
  • Elsebeth Stentoft (Teddy Bear)
  • Lotte Andersen (Excuse Me)
  • Trine Dyrholm (A Royal Affair)

Special Bodil: The Act of Killing

Honorary Bodil: Bent Fabricius Bjerre, composer

Henning Bahs Award: Niels Sejer, production designer (A Royal Affair)

Cinematography Award: Rasmus Videbæk (A Royal Affair)

VIASAT FILM Audience Award: This Life