Ruben Ostlund makes anti-NATO film

“It was moving. She’s 71 years old and the grandmother to my children and I was touched by the fact that she and this group of pensioners wanted to make this statement together about something that’s important to them,” he said, speaking to The Local while working on his new movie, ‘The Square’, to be released next year.

“It’s a nice old-fashioned approach. They are not affiliated to any political party and are engaging in this together, which is rare today when people tend to position themselves individually.”

Quotes from The Local Sweden

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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.