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There are at least a couple of foibles to which family films are prone to succumb. On one hand, the genre lends itself to overly saccharine storytelling that is, all too frequently, emotionally manipulative and replete . . .

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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.