The Good Son by Zaida Bergroth has been chosen to compete in the New Europe section of Febiofest. New Europe section features the most exciting debut or second feature films by European directors. Febiofest is one of the largest film festivals in the Central Europe and the second most prestigious in the Czech Republic after Karlovy Vary. The festival will be held from 25th March to 2nd April in Prague.
The Good Son by Zaida Bergroth is currently very popular at the film festivals around the globe. It is at the moment screening at the Cinequest Film Festival in San Jose, California. Last weekend The Good Son received Grand Prize – Belgacom TV Prize at the Festival International du Film d`Amour de Mons. The leading actor Samuli Niittymäki was also awarded.
The Good Son by Zaida Bergroth had its international premiere at Toronto Film Festival last year. The film received excellent reviews in the press. Last October The Good Son won the Gold Hugo in the new director’s competition at the Chicago International Film Festival.
Zaida Bergroth`s The Good Son is produced by Oy Bufo Ab.