The Lapland Odyssey 2 received two Jussi nominations
The Jussi nominations of 2015 have been announced. The movies in 2015 were very varied and that is also reflected in the nominations. The nominees include newcomers, international breakthroughs and old-time moviemakers. Up to 14 movies were nominated in Filmiaura ry’s meeting yesterday.
The most nominations received Distractions, with 9 nominations. Nominated were also: Armi Alive! (6), Big Game (6), Seamstress (4), Other girls (4), The Midwife (3), The Fencer (3), Lovemilla (3), The Return of the Atom (2), Absolution (2), Lapland Odyssey 2 (2), Leaving Africa (1), The Girl King (1) and Adult Camp (1). Five movies were nominated in the Best Picture category. Lapland Odyssey 2 is nominated in two categories.
ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE
Jussi Vatanen / Lapland Odyssey 2
Märt Avandi / The Fencer
Tommi Korpela / Distractions
ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE
Kari Ketonen / Lapland Odyssey 2
Eero Ritala / Distractions
Pirkka-Pekka Petelius / The Midwife
The Jussi-awards for the best Finnish movies are given out by Filmiaura ry, which has more than 300 members from the film industry. The winners are chosen by Filmiaura ry’s counsil in a closed vote. The award ceremony is broadcasted live in Yle Teema, Saturday 19.3.2016 beginning at 21.00.
Lapland Odyssey 2 premiered September 30, 2015. The movie has already over 392 000 viewers.Tweet