Category: sweden

The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975 (2011) 7.6

The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975 (2011)

Footage shot by a group of Swedish journalists documenting the Black Power Movement in the United States is edited together by a contemporary Swedish filmmaker.

Red Dot (2021) 5.5

Red Dot (2021)

When Nadja becomes pregnant, they make an attempt to rekindle their relationship by traveling to the north of Sweden for a hiking trip but soon their romantic trip turns into a nightmare.

The Rite (TV Movie 1969) 7.1

The Rite (TV Movie 1969)

A judge in an unnamed country interviews three actors, together and singly, provoking them while investigating a pornographic performance for which they may face a fine. Their relationships are complicated: Sebastian,...

Yung Lean: In My Head (2020) 7.4

Yung Lean: In My Head (2020)

It is a film about the Swedish cult rap star, will have its world premiere at the festival. Written and directed by Henrik Burman, the film tracks Lean's rise to fame while "blurring the line between reality and his o...

Career (1938) 5

Career (1938)

A traveling theater company traveling in Sweden. Conflicts between the actors and the prima donna, the former great actress Karin, who destroy their younger colleagues. Worst hit is Monika, who only get small roles. O...

Bluebird (2013) 5.8

Bluebird (2013)

In the frozen woods of an isolated Maine logging town, one woman's tragic mistake shatters the balance of the community, resulting in profound and unexpected consequences. Weaving together several connected story line...

Balloons over Babylon (2019) 6.2

Balloons over Babylon (2019)

The incredible story of one man's quest to fight terrorism and promote peace and love by flying hot air balloons over his war-torn country.

In Search of Dracula (1974) 6.4

In Search of Dracula (1974)

A documentary exploring the legends of vampires, using books, paintings and early films on the subject.

Summer with Monika (1953) 7.5

Summer with Monika (1953)

Harry Lund is a nineteen-year-old man who meets Monika, a romantic, reckless and rebellious seventeen-year-old, and they fall in love. They leave their families and jobs in their small town, Harry gets his father's bo...

Scenes from a Marriage (1974) 8.4

Scenes from a Marriage (1974)

Following 2 characters, Marianne and Johan, the film, in typical Bergman East-European style, examines ontological questions of love, loneliness, being and what it means to be 'fulfilled'. As with all of Betgman's fil...

Dyke Hard (2014) 4.7

Dyke Hard (2014)

A lesbian rock band sets off on a road trip to a battle of the bands in the big city. A mysterious billionaire with an army of ninjas, cyborgs and roller derby girls is doing everything to stop them. Their journey is ...

Force Majeure (2014) 7.3

Force Majeure (2014)

A Swedish family travels to the French Alps to enjoy a few days of skiing. The sun is shining and the slopes are spectacular but, during a lunch at a mountainside restaurant, an avalanche turns everything upside down....

Are We Lost Forever (2020) 5.2

Are We Lost Forever (2020)

Painful breakups and loving meetings in an intimate relationship drama where each scene exudes sorrow, desperation and unrequited love. Adrian and Hampus's relationship has gone down increasingly destructive paths and...

Joe Hill (1971) 7.4

Joe Hill (1971)

In the early 1900's, the legendary Joe Hill emigrates with his brother to the United States. But after a short time, he loses touch with his brother. Joe gets a few jobs but is struck by all the injustice and tragedy ...

Ghabe (2019) 4.3

Ghabe (2019)

Monir has just arrived to Sweden from a war thorn middle eastern country together with his older cousin Farid. They are housed by the Swedish migrations board in a cabin deep in the woods together with another refugee...

Kiki (2016) 6.4

Kiki (2016)

A group of LGBTQ youths of color unite to form a safe gathering space.

En handelsresandes död (TV Movie 1979) 6.9

En handelsresandes död (TV Movie 1979)

Willy Loman is an over-the-hill salesman who faces a personal turning point when he loses his job and attempts to make peace with his family: Willy's long-suffering wife Linda, and Biff and Happy, his troubled sons an...

Kiss Me (2011) 6.8

Kiss Me (2011)

MIA (Ruth Vega Fernandez) and FRIDA (Liv Mjönes), both in their thirties, meet each other for the first time at their parents' engagement party. Mia's father, Lasse (Krister Henriksson), is about to get married to Fri...

The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1988) 7.3

The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1988)

Tomas is a doctor and a lady-killer in 1960s Czechoslovakia, an apolitical man who is struck with love for the bookish country girl Tereza; his more sophisticated sometime lover Sabina eventually accepts their relatio...

Mediastan (2013) 7.8

Mediastan (2013)

The bleak, mountainous terrain and quiet, lonely roads set the tone for this compelling venture into the heart of 'the Stans'. The first stop is Asia Plus, a newspaper in Tajikistan. "If we were to talk too freely abo...

Together (2000) 7.4

Together (2000)

It is the 1970s and a group of very different individuals live together as a community. One of the members' sister, Elisabeth, needs a new place to stay with her children after having had enough of her alcoholic and a...

Tangent Room (2017) 4.4

Tangent Room (2017)

Trapped in a mysterious room with no escape, four brilliant minds race against time to prevent a cosmic collapse of the universe. They must learn to work together and solve the puzzle before it's too late.

Play (2011) 7.1

Play (2011)

An astute observation based on real cases of bullying. In central Gothenburg, Sweden, a group of boys, aged 12-14, robbed other children on about 40 occasions between 2006 and 2008. The thieves used an elaborate schem...

Man on the Roof (1976) 7.3

Man on the Roof (1976)

Police lieutenant Nyman is murdered in his hospital bed and Martin Beck and his colleagues have another murder to solve. They discover that Nyman was a very tough policeman who received several complaints about his me...

Persona (1966) 8.1

Persona (1966)

A young nurse, Alma, is put in charge of Elisabeth Vogler: an actress who is seemingly healthy in all respects, but will not talk. As they spend time together, Alma speaks to Elisabeth constantly, never receiving any ...

Quick (2019) 6.8

Quick (2019)

The captivating story of Sweden's greatest judicial scandal ever, about one man who sacrificed everything in his hunt for the truth.

Arn: The Knight Templar (2007) 6.6

Arn: The Knight Templar (2007)

Arn, the son of a high-ranking Swedish nobleman is educated in a monastery and sent to the Holy Land as a knight templar to do penance for a forbidden love.

Intercourse (2017) 6.5

Intercourse (2017)

Wild Strawberries (1957) 8.2

Wild Strawberries (1957)

With the exception of his elderly housekeeper Miss Agda who he treats almost like a surrogate platonic wife, widowed seventy-eight year old Dr. Isak Borg, a former medical doctor and professor, has retreated from any ...

The Pearl of Africa (2016) 6.8

The Pearl of Africa (2016)

Captures an intimate's struggle for the right to love. Following a Ugandan transgender girl, forced to leave her country.