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Mads Mikkelsen Comedy ‘Another Round’ Wins Best Film At BFI London Film Festival

Mads Mikkelsen Comedy ‘Another Round’ Wins Best Film At BFI London Film Festival

The 2020 BFI London Film Festival has unveiled its virtual audience award winners, with Thomas Vinterberg’s Mads Mikkelsen-starring Danish comedy Another Round scooping Best Film.

The awards replaced the typical jury-voted prizes, which didn’t happen this year due to the pandemic forcing the majority of the fest online.

Also awarded tonight was the Iwc Schaffhausen Filmmaker Bursary, with Wildfire filmmaker Cathy Brady receiving the £50,000 grant, which goes to a first or second time UK filmmaker presenting work in the fest.

Further prizes were handed out to Benjamin Ree’s The Painter And The Thief, which took Best Documentary, Tommy Gillard’s Shuttlecock, which won Best Short Film, and Anna West and David Callanan’s To Miss The Ending, which took Best Xr/Immersive Art.

“I’m deeply honoured to receive the Iwc Schaffhausen Filmmaker Bursary. In a year that has been so turbulent for so many, it feels

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