‘Best of 2014’ Reviews

Cinema Scandinavia is publishing a ‘Best of 2014’ issue in December and we are currently seeking reviews of the following films. We will help you find the film in your country and provide you any resources you require.

Articles are due on the 15th of November. Please contact contribute@cinemascandinavia.com with the film you’d like to review.


  • Raspberry Boat Refugee by Leif Lindblom (FIN/SWE)
  • Silent Heart by Bille August(SWE)
  • Out of Nature by Ole Giaever (NOR)
  • Miss Julie by Liv Ullmann (NOR)
  • 1001 Grams by Bent Hamer (NOR)
  • Speed Walking (DEN)
  • Northwest by Michael Noer (DEN)
  • Keeper of Lost Causes (DEN)
  • Nymphomaniac by Lars von Trier (DEN)
  • Dead Snow 2 by Tommy Wirkola (NOR)
  • The 100 Year Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared (SWE)
  • We Are the Best! by Lukas Moodysson (SWE)
  • Life in a Fishbowl (ICE)
  • Concrete Night by Pirjo Hankasalo (FIN)
  • Of Horses and Men by Benedikt Erlingsson (ICE)
  • Force Majeure by Ruben Ostlund (SWE)
  • Blind by Eskil Vogt (NOR)
  • In Order of Disappearance by Hans Petter Moland (NOR)
  • Sorrow and Joy by Nils Malmros (DEN)
  • The Absent One (DEN)
  • A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence by Roy Andersson (SWE)
  • A Second Chance by Susanne Bier (DEN)
  • The Salvation by Kristian Levring (DEN)
  • The Granddad by Bjarni Haukur Thorsson (ICE)
Emma Vestrheim

Emma Vestrheim is the editor-in-chief of Cinema Scandinavia. Originally from Australia, she is now based in Bergen, Norway, and attends major Nordic film festivals to conduct interviews and review new films.