Stockholm Visionary Award 2021 goes to Joachim Trier!
The multiple award-winning director Joachim Trier is awarded the Stockholm Visionary Award 2021! The Norwegian Master now shares the record of having received three Bronze Horses at the Festival with Quentin Tarantino.
This year’s Stockholm Visionary Award is presented to Joachim Trier with the following motivation:
This year's recipient of the Stockholm Visionary Award 2021 is a Nordic visionary who manages to portray modern times with crystal clear precision and insight. He is the new generation's cross-genre voice and impressively depicts close relationships in a relatable manner. With the Oslo trilogy, he shows his ability as a cinematic architect and skillfully manages to stage the human interior in his modern classics. It is a great honor to present this year's Stockholm Visionary Award to Joachim Trier, a brilliant Nordic visionary.
The award-winning director has previously received the Bronze Horse for ”Best Film” for Louder Than Bombs (2015) and Oslo, August 31st (2011). It is a great honor for the Stockholm International Film Festival to award Joachim Trier with his third Bronze Horse and the Stockholm Visionary Award 2021.
The Swedish premiere of The Worst Person in the World by Joachim Trier takes place at the Skandia Theatre on Thursday, November 11 at 6:00 pm. Joachim Trier will accept the Bronze Horse following the screening and will participate in a Face2Face conversation.
The Stockholm Visionary Award was established in 2004 and the Bronze Horse weighs 7.3 kilos. Previous winners of the Stockholm Visionary Award include Céline Sciamma, Roy Andersson, Wong Kar Wai, Jacques Audiard and Wes Andersson.