The Mai Zetterling Grant
This scholarship is given out by The Swedish Arts Grants Committee and the Mai Zetterling Artist Foundation’s stipend is awarded to a director attaining high artistic quality and who expands the horizons of short or documentary film. It is awarded without application. The grant is for 200,000 SEK and awarded at the opening ceremony.
The 2017 Mai Zetterling Grant was awarded to the director Ahang Bashi, who among other works directed the documentary Skörheten (Fragility). She is currently working on her first fiction feature The Gods (Working title) based on a book by Elin Cullhed.
Winner 2016: Linda Västrik
Winner 2015: Måns Månsson
Winner 2014: Ester Martin Bergsmark
Winner 2013: Mia Engberg
Winner 2012: Erik Gandini
Winner 2011: David Aronowitch och Hanna Heilborn
Winner 2010: Karin Westerlund
Winner 2009: Nahid Persson
Winner 2007: Ola Simonsson och Johannes Stjärne Nilsson
Winner 2006: Lena Einhorn
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