In the aftermath of the abolition of the Monarchy of Sweden, the Stockholm Palace has been converted into an art museum. Christian is a curator at the museum, who finds his progressive world view shaken when his mobile phone is stolen. While managing a space set to show a new installation piece, he finds a public relations company to promote the installation, creating a great deal of chaos.
The festival has added many of the big winners from this year’s Cannes and Berlin film festivals. The Square has been selected to open the Zabaltegi-Tabakalera section.
The San Sebastian Film Festival runs from the 22nd of September until the 30th of September in Spain.
You can read our interview with Ruben Östlund here.
Here’s a clip from The Square: