Among Ingmar Bergman’s countless wives and romances, there is one that gave birth to the most tender and powerful moving picture of his work. Starring a wild girl wearing woollen knickers, Summer with Monika (Sommaren Med Monika, 1953) is a
The central industry event was the Nordic female film-makers Meeting Point organised in collaboration with WIFT Iceland (Women in Film and Television). Part of the Meeting Point was the panel on gender equality issues in the Nordic film-making industry which
The fourth season of The Bridge (Bron | Broen) is over, which means that one of the most successful Nordic Noir TV shows has ended. Season 4 is comprised of some fantastic and many forgettable moments, however, the fans are
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 the world. It has been screened at international film festivals, and critics as well as audiences
My Heart Belongs to Daddy (Røverdatter) is another Norwegian-Swedish film that will surely conquer the world. Sofia Haugan’s feature documentary debut depicts the relationship between the director and her dad, Kjell, who is an addict and has ADHD. It is definitely a must-see and a great piece to talk about in schools.
Dögg Mósesdóttir is a director, scriptwriter, producer and the founder of the Northern Wave International Short Film Festival. For the last seven years she has been the chairperson of WIFT Iceland (Women in Film and Television), an organization which aims