Feature film YOUNGER DAYS, directed by Paula van der Oest (Tonio, Lucia de B.) has been nominated in no less than 8 categories at the Milan International Film Festival (MIFF). The film is in the running for the Da Vinci Award for ‘Best Film’, among others. The winners will be announced on Wednesday, 15 May.
Other nominations include: Best Screenwriting (Rifka Lodeizen & Paula van der Oest), Best Directing (Paula van der Oest), Best Cinematography (Guido van Gennep), Best Editing (Eline Bakker), Best Supporting Role Male (Steef Cuijpers) and Best Supporting Role Female (Ariane Schluter, Hannah Hoekstra). This is not the first time Van der Oest’s work has struck a chord in Milan. In 2016, her film Lucia de B. picked up three awards: Best Direction, Best Lead Actor (Ariane Schluter) and Best Editing.