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Copenhagen International Film Festival

Copenhagen International Film Festival (CIFF) was a film festival held annually in Copenhagen, Denmark from 2003 to 2008. The main prize, the Golden Swan, was awarded for Best Film, Best Director, Best Actress, Best Actor, Best Script and Best Cinematography.

In 2009, CIFF merged with the NatFilm Festival to become the CPH:PIX film festival.[1][2]

Regular award winnersEdit

Other awardsEdit


Special Grand Prize of the Jury
Rithy Panh (S21: The Khmer Rouge Killing Machine)
The Special Jury Award
Sylvain Chomet (The Triplets of Belleville (Les Triplettes de Belleville))


Grand Jury Special Prize
Nina Choubina and Anna Ovsiannikova (The Granny)
Special Lifetime Achievement Award
Abbas Kiarostami
The Hans Morten prize (70.000 Euro)
Mette Heeno


Grand Prix du Jury
The Death of Mr. Lăzărescu (Cristi Puiu)
Honorary Award
Nils Malmros[4]
Emir Kusturica


  1. ^ Iversen, Ebbe (30 June 2008). "Copenhagen gets a new film festival". Berlingske Tidende. Retrieved 28 June 2018.
  2. ^ Mitchell, Wendy (17 August 2015). "Niels Lind Larsen returns to CPH PIX". Screen Daily.
  3. ^ Ritzau (30 September 2006). "Romanian film snatched The Golden Swan". Berlingske Tidende (in Danish). Retrieved 28 June 2018.
  4. ^ Gregerson, Cartsen (9 March 2006). "Malmros stops". Berlingske Tidende (in Danish). Retrieved 28 June 2018.

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