Bengaluru International Film Festival - BIFFES

Synopsis

The Virgin Spring is a harrowing tale of faith, revenge, and savagery in medieval Sweden. With austere simplicity, the director tells the story of the rape and murder of the virgin Karin, and her father Tres ruthless pursuit of vengeance against the three killers.

Film Festivals

Awards - Academy Awards (Oscar - Best Foreign Language Film), Cannes FF (Special Mention), Golden Globes (Best Foreign - Language Foreign Film), Kinema Junpo Awards (Best Foreign Language Film, Best Foreign Film Language Director)

Nominations - Academy Awards, USA (Oscar - Best Costume Design), Cannes FF (Palme d'Or)