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Recognising Ourselves on Screen: Ruben Östlund’s THE SQUARE as a...

After its release and Palme d’Or award at Cannes, Ruben Östlund’s The Square (2017) continues to win a number of prestigious prizes all over...

A Bit of Disappointment Spiced Up with Some Greatness: Swedish...

Short films are getting more and more relevant in the field of cinema, probably because it’s cheaper to make them. And while some of...

From the Top to the Bottom: Thoughts on the Documentaries Dream...

Both David Borenstein’s Dream Empire and Arto Koskinen’s Nokia Mobile – We Were Connecting People (Nokia Mobile – matkapuhelimen tarina in Finnish) shows the...

Filmfest Hamburg: A Round-up of the Films that Screened at This...

  Reporting on the new Nordic films that premiered at the 25th edition of Filmfest Hamburg turned out to pose both practical and ethical problems....

The Elusiveness of Identity in Tomas Alfredson’s Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

Tomas Alfredson’s latest movie is out and albeit – not least because of – The Snowman’s largely negative reviews, it is worth examining his...

The nominees for the Cinema Scandinavia Awards 2017

The nominees for the 2017 Cinema Scandinavia Awards have now been announced, with festival favourites The Square and The Other Side of Hope topping the list. The Cinema Scandinavia...

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LevelK picks up Finnish film HEAVY TRIP

The Danish sales agency LevelK has secured the world sales rights to the Finnish comedy Heavy Trip. Heavy Trip is about an unknown Finnish heavy metal band...

A new Swedish mini-series called TSUNAMI has been announced

The Swedish public broadcaster SVT has announced it is working on a new mini-series called Tsunami. The tsunami disaster that will be depicted in the series...

Scandinavian films to screen in Singapore

A selection of Scandinavian films have been chosen to screen at the upcoming European Union Film Festival, which takes place in Singapore. Each Nordic country...

Alicia Vikander lends her voice to ARDEN’S WAKE: TIDE’S FALL

The Swedish actress Alicia Vikander has lended her voice to Arden's Wake: Tide's Fall, a thirty-minute VR experience. Vikander will voice the protagonist, who is a...

Watch the first teaser trailer for THE HOUSE THAT JACK BUILT

The first teaser trailer has been released for Lars von Trier's new film The House That Jack Built. The film has been stirring rumours over the...