'She Monkeys' best at Tribeca
Swedish coming-of-age film She Monkeys (Apflickorna) is its original Swedish title) was given the top award for narrative feature at the Tribeca Film Festival. Earlier review by Niclas Goldberg: She Monkeys

The film, which is a debut feature film by Lisa Aschan, centers on the complicated relationship between two teenage girls competing under pressure in the equestrian world. It won jury comments as "haunting, resonant, but never posed."


Aschan's award included a $25,000 prize and the art award "Anna Christie Entering the Bar, 1965-1967" by Robert De Niro Sr.
The award was presented by the fest's co-founders Jane Rosenthal and Robert De Niro along with Larry Korman from AKA Residences

More info on the film: www.atmo.se/film- and-tv/shemonkeys