Prize for Best Feature Film Debut

The prize has been awarded for the first time in 2018. It is endowed with 7,500 euros, to help promote and motivate young talents from the North to bring interestin material and stories to the screen. Given away by the members of the Friends of the Nordic Film Days Lübeck. Each year it will be awarded to a best first feature film chosen from the sections "Feature Films" (in competition), "Children's and Youth Films" and "Filmforum".

Award winners

Den store stilhed / The Great Silence
Katrine Brocks, Denmark 2022

Cop Secret / Leynilögga
Hannes Þór Halldórsson, Iceland 2021

Games People Play / Seurapeli / Gesellschaftsspiele
Jenni Toivoniemi, Finland 2020

Aurora / Aurora / Aurora  
Miia Tervo, Finland 2019 

Die kleine Genossin / Seltsimees laps / The little comrade
Moonika Siimets, Estland 2018