2011 Bergen International Film Festival

The 2011 Bergen International Film Festival is arranged in Bergen, Norway 19–26 October 2011, and was the 12th edition of the festival. It features over 175 feature films and documentaries, a new record for the festival. For the first time the festival arranges a competition program for Norwegian documentaries, as BIFF tries to establish itself as the leading arena for the documentary genre in Norway.

Films in competitionEdit

Cinema Extraordinare – In competitionEdit

International Documentaries – In competitionEdit

Checkpoints – In competitionEdit

Norwegian Documentaries – In competitionEdit

  • The Afghan Nightmare, directed by Klaus Erik Okstad
  • Death in Camp Delta, directed by Erling Borgen
  • Folk ved Fjorden, directed by Øyvind Sandberg
  • Ragnhild's Story, directed by Siren Henschien
  • Imagining Emmanuel, directed by Thomas Østbye
  • In God We Trust, directed by Astrid Schau-Larsen
  • Urban Hunters, directed by Sturla Pilskog & Sidse Larsen
  • The Doctors' War, directed by Elsa Kvamme
  • My Beloved, directed by Hilde Korsæth
  • Personal Velocity, directed by Jon Vatne
  • Salesman 329, directed by Kari Anne Moe
  • Snapshots, directed by Anniken Hoel

Norwegian Short Film CompetitionEdit

  • Alt faller sammen, directed by Andrew Amorim
  • Asyl, directed by Jørn Utkilen
  • Erkjenning, directed by Jøran Wærdahl
  • Everything Will Be OK, directed by Jonas Matzow Guldbrandsen
  • Farukhs mynt, directed by Susanne Falkum Løvik
  • From This Day to Where, directed by Matias Rygh & Mathias Eriksen
  • No Sex Just Understand, directed by Mariken Halle

Scandinavias Best Music VideoEdit

This year the five videoes from the respective three countries was nominated by NRK P3 in Norway, SVT in Sweden and the magazine Soundvenue in Denmark.

  • Young Dreams – "Young Dreams", directed by Kristoffer Borgli   Norway
  • Torgny – "I Came Here", directed by Emil Trier   Norway
  • Karl X Johan – "Flames", directed by Gustav Johansson   Sweden

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