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3,964 Ratings

The Celebration

Festen

Directed by Thomas Vinterberg
Denmark, 1998
Drama

Synopsis

Produced in the Dogma style, a family is celebrating patriarch, Helge’s sixtieth birthday. One son makes a toast that ensures the lord of the manor will be fêted in a way nobody will ever forget.

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The Celebration Directed by Thomas Vinterberg

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1998 | Winner: Jury Prize

Independent Spirit Awards

1999 | Winner: Best Foreign Film

Toronto International Film Festival

1998

International Film Festival Rotterdam

1999 | Winner: Audience Award

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