Robert Awards

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Robert Award
Awarded forExcellence in cinematic achievements
CountryDenmark
Presented byDanish Film Academy
First awarded1984
Website robertprisen.dk

The Robert Award (Danish : Robert prisen) is a Danish film prize awarded each year by the Danish Film Academy. [1] It is the Danish equivalent of the American Oscars, British BAFTAs for films and Australian AACTA Awards. The award—voted only by academy members—is an acknowledgment by Danish industry colleagues of a person's or film's outstanding contributions during the previous year. Since 2013, awards have been given to television series and actors as well. The Robert was awarded for the first time in 1984 and is named after the statuette's creator, the Danish sculptor Robert Jacobsen. [2]

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Merit awards
English nameDanish nameFirst awarded
Best Danish Film Årets danske spillefilm1984
Best Director Årets instruktør2001
Best Actor in a Leading Role Årets mandlige hovedrolle1984
Best Actress in a Leading Role Årets kvindelige hovedrolle1984
Best Actor in a Supporting Role Årets mandlige birolle1984
Best Actress in a Supporting Role Årets kvindelige birolle1984
Best Cinematography Årets fotograf1984
Best Costume Design Årets kostumier1984
Best Editing Årets klipper1984
Best Makeup Årets sminkør1987
Best Production Design Årets scenograf1984
Best Score Årets score1984
Best Screenplay Årets manuskript1984
Best Song Årets sang2002
Best Sound Design Årets sounddesigner1984
Best Visual Effects Årets visuelle effekter2014
Best Children's Film Årets børne- og ungdomsfilm2002
Best Documentary Feature Årets lange dokumentarfilm2002
Best Documentary Short Årets korte dokumentarfilm1984
Best Long Fiction/Animation Årets lange fiktion/animation2007
Best Short Fiction/Animation Årets korte fiktion/animation2006
Best Danish Television Series Årets danske tv-serie2013
Best Short Television Series Årets korte tv-serie2014
Best Actor in a Leading Television Role Årets mandlige hovedrolle – tv-serie2013
Best Actress in a Leading Television Role Årets kvindelige hovedrolle – tv-serie2013
Best Actor in a Supporting Television Role Årets mandlige birolle – tv-serie2013
Best Actress in a Supporting Television Role Årets kvindelige birolle – tv-serie2013
Best Non-American Film Årets ikke-amerikanske film1997
Best American Film Årets amerikanske film1999
Special awards
English nameDanish nameFirst awarded
Honorary Award Æres-Robert1984
Special Jury Prize (Short) Kortfilmjuryens specialpris1995
External awards
English nameDanish nameFirst awarded
Audience Award Publikumsprisen2001
The Ib Award Ib prisen2013

Discontinued

English nameDanish nameFirst awardedLast awardedNotes
Best Foreign Film Årets udenlanske film19841996Succeeded by the Robert Award for Best Non-American Film (from 1997) and the Robert Award for Best American Film (from 1999) [3]
Best Special Effects Årets special effects19842013Renamed to the Robert Award for Best Visual Effects (Danish : Robert Prisen for årets visuelle effekter) in 2014

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  3. John Sundholm; Isak Thorsen; Lars Gustaf Andersson; Olof Hedling; Gunnar Iversen; Birgir Thor Møller (20 September 2012). Historical Dictionary of Scandinavian Cinema. Scarecrow Press. pp. 328–. ISBN   978-0-8108-7899-0.