'Another Round' wins big at Danish Film Awards 2021

AWARDS. 'Another Round' took home five prizes at the Danish Film Awards, including the main prize for best Danish feature. 'Riders of Justice' by Anders Thomas Jensen came in second with a total of four awards.

The Danish Film Academy celebrated Danish film on saturday with the prestigious Robert statuettes. The big winner of the night was 'Another Round' by Thomas Vinterberg. The film won five awards, including best feature, best director, best screenplay, best editing and best actor (Mads Mikkelsen).

The box office hit 'Riders of Justice' by Anders Thomas Jensen took home four prizes, including two acting trophys. 'A Perfectly Normal Family' by Malou Reymann was named best children/youth film and Mads Brügger's 'The Mole' took home the award for best documentary. Also among the winners were 'The Good Traitor' and 'Shorta'. 

See all the winners below.

Danish Film Award Winners 2021

Danish Feature

  • Another Round / Zentropa / Producers: Sisse Graum Jørgensen, Kasper Dissing / Director: Thomas Vinterberg / Script: Thomas Vinterberg,Tobias Lindholm

TV series

  • Cry Wolf / DR / Head writer: Maja Jul Larsen / Producer: Claudia Saginario / Concept director: Pernille Fischer Christensen

Documentary feature

  • The Mole / Piraya Film (Norway), Wingman Media / Producers: Bjarte Mørner Tveit, Peter Engel / Director: Mads Brügger

Children/Youth Film

  • A Perfectly Normal Family / Nordisk Film / Producers: Matilda Appelin, René Ezra / Director: Malou Reymann / Script: Malou Reymann


  • Thomas Vinterberg / Another Round

Original screenplay

  • Thomas Vinterberg, Tobias Lindholm / Another Round


  • Louise McLaughlin / The Good Traitor


  • Anne Østerud, Janus Billeskov Jansen / Another Round

Leading Actor

  • Mads Mikkelsen / Another Round

Leading Actress

  • Andrea Heick Gadeberg / Riders of Justice

Supporting Actor

  • Lars Brygmann / Riders of Justice

Supporting Actress

  • Özlem Saglanmak / Shorta

Leading Actor – TV Series

  • Bjarne Henriksen / Cry Wolf

Leading Actress – TV Series

  • Flora Ofelia Hofmann Lindahl / Cry Wolf

Supporting Actor – TV Series

  • Peter Plaugborg / Cry Wolf

Supporting Actress – TV Series

  • Christine Albeck Børge / Cry Wolf

Production Design

  • Rie Lykke / The Good Traitor

Costume Design

  • Edit Szűcs / The Good Traitor


  • Henrik Steen, Thomas Foldberg / A Perfectly Normal Family

Sound Design

  • Morten Green / Shorta


  • Jeppe Kaas / Riders of Justice

Original Song

  • 'Dage uden dig' / Dreambuilders / Alberte Winding / Comp: Alberte Winding, Kristian Selin Eidnes Andersen

Visual Effects

  • Hummer Højmark, Peter Hjorth / Riders of Justice

Short TV Series

  • A Secret Gift

Short Film

  • Uden at blinke

Short Film, Documentary

  • Tove i stykker

English-language Feature

  • 1917

Non-English-language Feature

  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire