Ruben Östlund’s ‘Tourist’ selected for Cannes


Swedish filmmaker Ruben Östlund has had his film Tourist selected for the Un Certain Regard section of the 2014 Cannes Film Festival. The film was featured as number 3 in IMDB’s Top 200 most anticipated films for 2014 and here is an article by Variety, which describes it as a ‘stranglehold on the Nordic soul.

To get you excited, here is the trailer for his film Play.


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.