Eskil and Trinidad

Eskil moves from town to town with his father in northern Sweden. He misses his mother and sucks at playing ice hockey, the main activity among the boys his age. Things change when he meets Trinidad, a mysterious woman who lives outside society spending her time building a great ship. […]

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A Bastard Child

in 1909, in an undemocratic Sweden, an unwanted child is born and given the name of Hervor. Her mother is unmarried and driven away from her home. Hervor grows up at shelters and orphanages, unwanted, rejected by society. As an adult she spends her life struggling for social justice. Director Knutte Wester brings his grandmother’s […]

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Starring Maja

In a hopelessly small town somewhere in long and narrow Sweden, lives 18-year-old Maja. Her life’s dream is to become an actress. She wants to be the centre of attention, she wants everyone to see her, wants them to see the beautiful human being she is on the inside. Only it’s a little hard to […]

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Little children, big words

When it’s Alex’s turn to tell his seven year old class mates what he wants to be when he grows up an uncomfortable discussion begins about the meaning of an unknown but loaded word. The teacher’s explanation reveals her own story – a story of victim and offender. […]

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The Swedish Meatballs

An animated film for children about a young meatball who discovers the world with his family in a simple and dramatic form, bringing up important issues about human values and emotions […]

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Heroes

Caught between freeways and powerlines, the story of Heroes takes place in one of Stockholm’s suburban stables. The two young protagonists, Linnea and Jenny, try to come to terms with the new demands of teenage life. Their friendship becomes plagued with rivalry and competition as they leave the stable world behind. A film about horses, […]

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Aston’s Presents

In his anxious waiting for his birthday Aston is creating packages of anything that gets on his way. Sometimes the real present is not the best one. […]

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The Quiet One

In a Stockholm suburb, children from all over the world go to a school to learn Swedish. All of them have just arrived in Sweden. Six-year-old Maryam from Iran is the last to arrive. The film follows her struggle to grasp the mysteries of a new language and to find her feet in all that […]

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Gold

Amal lives in a bomb shelter with her sisters in a wartime Syria. Food and water is scarce. One day when Amal is out playing, she finds a piece of gold. Suddenly other people claims the gold belongs to them. […]

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Το μπλούζ της σχολικής αυλής

Είναι η πρώτη μέρα του Τζον στο σχολείο. Εντελώς απροσδόκητα, εμφανίζεται ο 11χρονος μεγάλος αδελφός του, ο Μίκα για να τον συνοδεύσει στην σχολική συνέλευση. Ωστόσο, ο Μίκα έχει άλλα σχέδια, καθώς δεν εμφανίστηκε για να πάει, απλώς, τον Τζον στο σχολείο. Ο Μίκα θεωρεί ότι η αποστολή του είναι να διδάξει στον Τζον την […]

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