‘Triangle of Unhappiness’ Wins Huge at Sweden’s Guldbagge Awards

Ruben Östlund’s Oscar contender Triangle of Unhappiness continues to construct award buzz, on Monday night time sweeping Sweden’s Guldbagge Awards, taking six trophies, together with Greatest Movie and Greatest Director.

The capitalism satire additionally picked up Greatest Supporting Actress trophy for Dolly de Leon, the Filipino breakout whose flip in Triangle as Abigail —a cleaner on a luxurious yacht who turns into the de facto chief of the one-percenters left over after a shipwreck —has put her on Hollywood’s radar.

Croatian actor Zlatko Burić, a scene-stealer in Triangle because the obnoxious Russian billionaire Dimitry, took the Greatest Supporting Actor nod, only a month after scooping the identical prize on the European Movie Awards. Sofie Krunegård  additionally gained the Guldbagge for Greatest Costume Design for Triangle, and Stefanie Gredig took the award for Greatest Make-Up.

Östlund’s dramedy, which co-stars Harris Dickinson, Woody Harrelson, and the late Charlbi Dean, premiered on the Cannes Movie Pageant, the place it gained the Palme d’Or. It gained 4 European Movie Awards, together with finest movie, and is a triple BAFTA nominee. Largely shot in English, Triangle of Unhappiness didn’t qualify for one of the best worldwide function Oscar however is taken into account a darkish horse candidate in a number of different classes, together with Greatest Image.

Granit Rushiti gained Greatest Actor on the 2023 Guldbagge Awards for his debut efficiency, because the teenage model of Swedish soccer star Zlatan Ibrahimović in Jens Sjögren’s biopic I Am Zlatan, whereas one other teenage efficiency, Sigrid Johnson because the would-be stand-up star Sasha in Sanna Lenken’s Comedy Queen, gained the Greatest Actress prize.

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Tarik Saleh gained Greatest Screenplay for his script to Cairo Conspiracy, Sweden’s official Oscar contender, which made the Greatest Worldwide Function shortlist.

Adam Berg’s Netflix actioner Black Crab, starring Noomi Rapace and Jakob Oftebro, was the massive winner within the technical classes, taking Guldbagge honors for Greatest Cinematography (Jonas Alarik), Greatest Visible Results (Simon Sandrin), Greatest Set Designs (Linda Janson).

The Guldbagges, or Golden Beetle awards, handed out yearly by the Swedish Movie Institute since 1964, are the nation’s highest cinema honor.



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