The VERA statuette is carved from a piece of wood by Totto Eckerman. 20 copies exist across the world. Below you will find a list of films and directors who've received the statuette throughout the years.

  1. 2018

    Att sminka en gris Johan Karrento Åland Islands
  2. 2017

    Oscar och Greta och huset dom byggde Tom Alandh Sweden
  3. 2016

    Sonita Rokhsareh Ghaem Maghami Iran/Germany/Switzerland
  4. 2015

    Syria – Faces of War Niklas Meltio Finland
  5. 2014

    Min stulna revolution Nahid Persson Sarvestani Sweden
  6. 2013

    Searching for Sugar Man Malik Bendjelloul Sweden
  7. 2012

    Vi som älskade Håkan Pieniowski, Kåge Jonsson Sweden
  8. 2011

    The World According to Ion B. Alexander Nanau Romania
  9. 2010

    Enemies of the People Rob Lemkin, Thet Sambath United Kingdom/Cambodia
  10. 2009

    Drottningen och jag Nahid Persson Sarvestani Sweden
  11. 2008

    We Are Together Paul Taylor United Kingdom
  12. 2007

    My Father the Turk Marcus Vetter, Ariane Riecker Germany
  13. 2006

    Chicken Elections Goran Radovanović Montenegro/Serbia
  14. 2005

    Melancholia 3 rum Pirjo Honkasalo Finland/Denmark/Germany/Sweden
  15. 2004

    Arna’s Children Juliano Mer Khamis, Danniel Danniel Netherlands/Israel
  16. 2003

    Den lyckliga kon Per-Ove Högnäs Åland Islands
  17. 2002

    Jag älskar dig mitt barn Håkan Pieniowski, Kåge Jonsson Sweden
  18. 2001

    Space Pigs Christian Lindblad Finland
  19. 2000

    Satumaa Claes Olsson Finland
  20. 1999

    Det finns bara en sol Torgny Anderberg Sweden
  21. 1998

    Atman Pirjo Honkasalo Germany/Finland