Magma has been chosen by the international shorts jury as the winner
of Best short film in the International Selection at the 40th edition
of Festival du Nouveau Cinéma in Montreal, Canada. A selection of
36 international films competed in this category.
The Jury's statement was:
The Loup argenté, price for the best short at the Festival du nouveau
cinéma 2011, has been awarded to a film, a work, a free-style figure
shot in the landscapes of the Faroe Islands. Haunted by a mysterious
choreography, this disturbing work incarnate the mystery of this
secluded country. The Loup argenté goes to Magma, directed by
Marianna Mørkøre and Rannvá Káradóttir.
We are very honored to receive this prestigious award.
View the skype speech from the award ceremony here
More about the festival winners here