A lot of Finnish films were watched in the exceptional year 2020. The most Jussi nominations were given to Tove, Seurapeli and Ensilume.
Virus year Jussi is finally distributed. The film industry will award the best films and filmmakers at the Jussi Gala, which will be shown on MTV3 at 8 p.m.
The importance of domestic cinema was highlighted last year as foreign premieres faded. Among the ten most watched films, half were domestic in 2020. The previous year, there was only one.
Some of the films premiered even before the pandemic began, in early 2020. Many of the productions were able to attract audiences of up to one hundred thousand when cinemas opened after the first wave.
The most there are ten nominations Zaida Bergrothin by directing Tovella, which became a rare Swedish hit. Critics also appreciated the historical artist drama, Helsingin Sanomat four stars about.
Eight nominations were submitted Jenni Toivoniemen celebratory circle of friends interpersonal drama Club game. It was rated by Helsingin Sanomat five stars.
Six nominations were collected Hamy Ramezanin asylum seeker drama First snow, which was evaluated four stars into a work.
Jussit divided into 16 different categories: best film, directing, female lead, male lead, female lead, male lead, script, description, film music, editing, sound design, staging, costume design, disguise design, documentary and short film.
There are 18 different films nominated for these.
In addition to the nominated candidates, the hanging school drama will compete for the award for the best film Eden and age comedy Steel dolls.
The candidates have been nominated by a pre-selection panel of film professionals. Jussi statues are awarded by the Filmiaura ry, an association of film professionals whose membership selects the winners by closed ballot. Jusse has been distributed since 1944.
The Jussi gala in Vantaa’s Aviapolis will be hosted by Niina Lahtinen and Christoffer Strandberg.
Jussi gala on television on MTV3 at 8 pm HS.fi will be reporting on the gala reversals from 8 pm.