Magazine article Screen International

Oslo Pix Awards Go to 'The Tale', 'Amateurs', 'Distant Barking of Dogs'

Magazine article Screen International

Oslo Pix Awards Go to 'The Tale', 'Amateurs', 'Distant Barking of Dogs'

Article excerpt

Jennifer Fox’s Sundance hit The Tale stars Laura Dern and Elizabeth Debicki.

‘The Tale’

The second edition of Oslo Pix closed on June 10 with Jennifer Fox’s Sundance hit The Tale taking the Grand Pix International Award (worth $3,100) as well as winning the audience award. The film stars Laura Dern, Elizabeth Debicki, Isabelle Nélisse and Jason Ritter in the story of Fox’s own childhood sexual abuse.

The jury said of The Tale: “It’s a shocking and boldly told story about processing repressed trauma and the hesitation with identifying oneself as a victim…The style of storytelling is spirited and unique, strengthened by the feature debuting director’s background in documentary filmmaking. …

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

Oops!

An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.