For the second year, Göteborg Film Festival is presenting an award for Best TV Drama Script to the main writer(s) of a Nordic series screened at the festival, the first of its kind in the Nordic region. The prize worth SEK 200,000 is funded by Nordisk Film & TV Fond.
The first Nordisk Film & TV Fond Prize in 2017 was awarded to Nobel (Norway) written by Stephen Uhlander and Mette M. Bølstad. The series is directed by Per-Olav Sørensen and produced by Håkon Briseid, Monster Scripted, and Tone Rønning, NRK.
The 2018 nominees are:
Megan Gallagher, Alexander Opsal, Bjørn Ekeberg
Rike Jokela, Kirsi Porkka, Jari Olavi Rantala
Jóhann Ævar Grímsson, Andri Óttarsson, Nanna Kristín Magnúsdóttir
Karin Gidfors, Charlotte Lesche