With eleven and eight nominations respectively, The Condemnation, about the Deventer murder case, and war film The Battle of the Scheldt the major contenders for a Golden Calf, the most important film prize in the Netherlands. That was announced on Monday evening during the 41st edition of the Netherlands Film Festival.
The Condemnation has been nominated in the categories screenplay and direction, camera work and best film. Other nominees for best picture are Come here I kiss you, My father is a plane, The Battle of the Scheldt and The East.
As of this year, the organization has only had one winner in the Best Leading Role category and no distinction is made between men and women. Big contenders are Fedja van Huêt for The Condemnation and Elise Schaap for her role in My father is an airplane. The awards ceremony is Friday.
Films The Verdict and The Battle of the Scheldt biggest contenders Golden Calf
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