Five Guldbagge Wins For The Nile Hilton Incident

During a gala ceremony hosted by Petra Mede (Bonus Family) on Monday at Cirkus in Stockholm, The Nile Hilton Incident was the big winner on the night with five wins at the 2018 Guldbagge Awards.

Tarik Saleh’s The Nile Hilton Incident, about a hotel murder that some very important people don’t want solved, picked up five wins from its eight nominations with Best Film, Best Actor, Best Costume, Best Sound Design, and Best Set Design.

Meanwhile, Amanda Kernell’s debut feature Sami Blood, which tells the story of a Sámi girl exposed to racism in the 1930s who dreams of another life, won Best Script, Best Actress, Best Editing, and the Audience Award.

However, Ruben Östlund’s Palme d’Or winner and Oscar hopeful The Square did not walk away empty handed, with wins for Best Director and Best Cinematography.


THE WINNERS ARE:

BEST FILM:
Borg McEnroe
Ravens
Sami Blood
The Nile Hilton Incident
The Square

BEST DIRECTOR:
Janus Metz, for Borg McEnroe
Amanda Kernell, for Sami Blood
Tarik Saleh, for The Nile Hilton Incident
Ruben Östlund, for The Square

BEST ACTRESS:
Jennie Silfverhjelm, as Malin in All Inclusive
Evin Ahmad, as Mirja in Beyond Dreams
Lene Cecilia Sparrok, as Elle Marja in Sami Blood
Mia Skäringer, as Anna in Solsidan

BEST ACTOR:
Sverrir Gudnason, as Björn Borg in Borg McEnroe
Reine Brynolfsson, as Agne in Ravens
Fares Fares, as Noredin in The Nile Hilton Incident
Claes Bang, as Christian in The Square

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS:
Gizem Erdogan, as Sarah in Beyond Dreams
Julia Kijowska, as Agnieszka in Strawberry Days
Maria Heiskanen, as Gärd in Ravens
Mia Erika Sparrok, as Njenna in Sami Blood

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR:
Shia LaBeouf, as John McEnroe in Borg McEnroe
Stellan Skarsgård, as Lennart Bergelin in Borg McEnroe
Przemyslaw Sadowski, as Jan in Strawberry Days
Yasser Ali Maher, as Kammal in The Nile Hilton Incident

BEST SCRIPT:
Maud Nycander, Jannike Åhlund and Kersti Grunditz Brennan for Citizen Schein
Can Demirtas and Ivica Zubak for A Hustlers Diary
Amanda Kernell for Sami Blood
Ruben Östlund for The Square

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY:
Jonas Alarik for Ravens
Sophia Olsson for Sami Blood
Fredrik Wenzel for The Square

BEST EDITING:
Per Sandholt and Per K. Kirkegaard for Borg McEnroe
Kersti Grunditz Brennan for Citizen Schein
Anders Skov for Sami Blood

BEST COSTUME:
Kicki Ilander for Borg McEnroe
Sharareh Hosseini and David Markfant for Para knas
Louize Nissen for The Nile Hilton Incident

BEST SOUND DESIGN:
Mattias Eklund for Ravens
Mira Falk and Brian Dyrby for Silvana – väck mig när ni vaknat
Fredrik Jonsäter for The Nile Hilton Incident

BEST MAKE-UP:
Sara Klänge for All Inclusive
Petra Cabbe for Solsidan
Dorothea Wiedermann for The Nile Hilton Incident

BEST ORIGINAL SCORE:
Jonas Struck, Jon Ekstrand and Vladislav Delay for Borg McEnroe
Karl Frid and Pär Frid for Citizen Schein
Peter von Poehl for Ravens

BEST SET DESIGN:
Lina Nordqvist for Borg McEnroe
Roger Rosenberg for The Nile Hilton Incident
Josefin Åsberg for The Square

BEST VISUAL EFFECTS:
Torbjörn Olsson and Alex Hansson, for Borg McEnroe
Torbjörn Olsson for Ravens
Alex Hansson and Chris Stenner for Monky

BEST DOCUMENTARY:
Brev till en seriemördare, by Manal Masri
Himlens mörkrum, by Nils Petter Löfstedt
Silvana – väck mig när ni vaknat, by Mika Gustafson, Olivia Kastebring and Christina Tsiobanelis

THE NILE HILTON INCIDENT:

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