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A Surrealist Documentation of Life: Johannes Nyholm’s THE GIANT

Johannes Nyholm’s first feature entitled The Giant premiered in Sweden on 14 October. The long-awaited debut film has already gained recognition abroad, and now it continues its triumphant run in its home country. The Giant is a surrealist drama injected into a documentary, or shall I say that it is a documentary injected into a surrealist drama? Either way it dazzles its viewers, and gives hope for them that another tomorrow is possible.

Once upon a time there was a film director who wanted to realise . . .

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Barbara is a journalist, editor and film critic. She usually does interviews with film-makers, artists, designers, and writes about cinema, design and books.