Director
Peter Grönlund
Country
 Sweden
Actors
Sebastian Ljungblad, Joakim Sällqvist, Cornelia Andersson, Davina Robinson, Holger Johansson, Elina Eriksson, Elisabeth Augander, Sampo Sarkola, Stefan Ravenscroft, Tommy Lyrehag, Cristoffer Watson, Richard Misans, Ramin Wånge, Mikael Lyrehag, Kenny Reinholdsson, Johan Barganius, Alexander Wisell, Nils Bünzli, Jarkko Vepsäläinen, Tuva Lindhult, Maria Kuhlberg, Cedomir Djordjevic
Overview
Goliat is set in a small industrial town somewhere in Sweden. When Roland is sentenced to prison, his son, 16-year old Kimmie, is expected to provide for the family by taking over his dad's criminal business. This is a task he's not ready for. The film's depicting a boy's brutal entry into adult life and examines aspects of social heritage and patriarchal structures, at a time when the welfare is declining and Sweden is at change.
Release Date
5 October 2018
Original Title
Goliat
Genres
Drama
Runtime
1 h 28 min
Languages
svenska
Production
B-Reel Films, SVT, Film Capital Stockholm
Producer
Mattias Nohrborg, Frida Bargo, Jon Mankell
Author
Writer
Peter Grönlund
Director of Photography
Original Music Composer
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.

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