The list has now been published of the Fritt Ord Foundation's grants for more than NOK 100 000 awarded in March 2018.
Nearly half of the 72 grants in this round went to seminars and festivals all across the country. For example, NOK 30 000 were allocated to the Spring Frolic Festival
in Lillehammer, to be held from 11 - 14 April 2018. The festival will open with a panel discussion about anxiety on Wednesday, 11 April at 1 p.m. in the Lillehammer House of Literature.
Tromsø International Film Festival/World Theatre Cinemateket received support for "Shanghai-Tromsø Express - Chinese Film Week"
, being organised in collaboration with the Beyond Frozen Point Film Festival from 13 to 17 April 2018. They also received a grant for the series "History on Film - Falsification and Enlightenment", which will run throughout the year.