Commendation of the Ecumenical Jury, Zlín 2024 (International Feature Film Competition, Category: Junior)

In "Lars is LOL" the 11 years old Amanda is unwillingly given the responsibility of her classmate with Down syndrome. When she fails the school's and her own moral standards in regard to bullying she has to find the courage to ask for forgiveness. The film beautifully depicts the many layers and facets of forgiveness.