NOWHERE HOME premiered in Norway on october 26th 2012. It premiered internationally at IDFA 2012. It’s been featured at many foreign festivals, and the next stop is Jayu Human Rights Festival in Toronto in november 2014.
The film has now been seen by over 35 000 people in theatres in Norway.
The film was awarded best documentary at BIFF 2012 and The Norwegian Documentary restival in Volda 2013. Director Margreth Olin has in 2013 been awarded the Zola Award (http://www.zola-prisen.no), The Norwegian Women’s Public Health Associations Honorary Award (http://www.sanitetskvinnene.no) and The Media Rose (http://www.fom.no) for her work on the film.
Festivals, awards & nominations:
Amanda Best Documentary 2013
Best documentary Den Norske Filmfestivalen i Volda 2013
Best norwegian documentary BIFF 2012
Gøteborg Film Festival, nominated for dragon award, best nordic documentary 2013
Tempo film festival Stockholm 2013
Human Right Watch London 2013
Planet Doc Warsawa, Special Mention 2013