• Nordic films screening at the Edinburgh International Film Festival 2017

    About the festival Where? Edinburgh, Scotland When? 21 June – 2 July 2017 Festival website: https://www.edfilmfest.org.uk/ Denmark   Last Men in Aleppo Directed by Steen Johannessen, Feras Fayyad Screening in Documentaries Strand The shocking story of Khalid, Subhi, and Mahmoud: founding members of the Syrian Civil Defence (The White Helmets), battling to save lives amid the devastating

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  • Nordic films at the Moscow International Film Festival 2017

    About the Festival The Moscow International Film Festival runs from the 22nd to the 29th of June 2017 in Moscow, Russia. Festival Website Denmark Darkland / Underverden Directed by Fenar Ahmad Starring Dar Salim, Roland Møller, Stine Fischer Christensen, Dulfi Al-Jabouri Screening in the Main Competition Zaid is a successful surgeon and lives in a fancy apartment

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  • LAND OF THE FREE to compete at Karlovy Vary

    The Danish documentary Land of the Free has been selected to compete at the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival. The film, which is directed by Camilla Magid, will compete in the documentary competition. Land of the Free follows ex-prisoners in the US trying to enter society and rebuild their lives. In the economically depressed neighbourhoods of South Central Los

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  • Ruben Östlund’s THE SQUARE wins the Palme d’Or at the Cannes Film Festival

    Swedish director Ruben Östlund’s The Square has won the film world’s most prestigious prize, the Palme d’Or, at this year’s Cannes Film Festival. The Square is a poignant satirical drama reflecting the times in which we live, a commentary on community, moral courage and the affluent individual’s tendency towards egocentricity in an increasingly uncertain world. This is his

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