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Border (Swedish: Gräns) is a fantasy film directed by Ali Abbasi with a screenplay by Abbasi, Isabella Eklöf and John Ajvide Lindqvist based on the short story of the same name by Ajvide Lindqvist from his anthology Let the Old Dreams Die.

The film won the Un Certain Regard award at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival and was selected as the Swedish entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 91st Academy Awards. It also won Best Film, Best Sound, Best Actress, Best Supporting Actor, Best Make-up and Best Visual Effects at Guldbaggen — Sweden’s leading film awards.