Hannaleena Hauru’s first feature film Thick Lashes of Lauri Mäntyvaara was awarded at the Oslo PIX Film Festival with an honorary mention 9 June 2018.
“Kickass girls on dirtbikes surfing across finnish lakes, paired with the vulnarability of
the teenage crush that takes a hold of you and make you lose touch with reality.
The director has an energetic aesthetic, and brings us characters we could stay in the company of for hours. We can’t wait to see the next thing this director comes up with.
Honorable mention goes to the engaging and imaginative Thick Lashes of Lauri
The jury members were Emilie Blichfeldt, Gry Cecilie Rustad and Marte Stapnes. “– dette er en regissør vi gleder oss til å se mer fra”.