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  1. Ingmar Bergman's 100th anniversary celebrated all over the world

    “Bergmania” is sweeping the world in celebration of what would have been the legendary director’s 100th birthday. New digitisations of his films by the Swedish Film Institute have enabled the entire world to participate in the celebration.

  2. Malin Åkerman to star in her first Swedish film

    The movie - "En del av mitt hjärta" (A Part of my Heart), will be a new Mamma Mia-style romantic musical comedy based on the music of beloved Swedish singer songwriter Tomas Ledin.

  3. Up In The Sky awarded Children's Film of the Year

    Every year The ECFA (European Children's Film Association) selects one film for the award Best Children's Film of the Year and the award for 2018 went to the Swedish film Up In The Sky by Petter Lennstrand.

  4. The Swedish Film Institute at the Berlinale retrospective

    The retrospective section at this year's Berlin film festival (February 15-25) is dedicated to German films made during the Weimar Republic (1918-33). The retrospective highlights several lesser known films, many in restored versions.

  5. The Swedish Film Institute recipient of the 2018 San Francisco Silent Film Festival Award

    The award has been given to the Swedish Film Institute for having "long been a leader in the preservation and restoration of classic cinema and has made Swedish film heritage accessible to the world".

  6. I Called Him Morgan is metacritic top ten

    When presented their summary of the film year that just passed, the documentary filmmaker, director, producer and screenwriter Kasper Collin could enjoy the fact that his documentary I Called Him Morgan took a place on the top ten of the most critically acclaimed movies.

  7. Lost Victor Sjöström silent film rediscovered

    The Film Heritage Direction of the CNC in Bois d'Arcy has rediscovered a print of the long lost Judaspengar / The Price of Betrayal, directed by Victor Sjöström in 1915.

  8. Three awards at IDFA

    The winners of the various awards in IDFA’s competition programmes were announced on Wednesday evening at the awards ceremony of the 30th edition of IDFA in the Stadsschouwburg in Amsterdam. Two Swedish productions and a Swedish co-production received awards.

  9. EFA: Josefin Åberg wins the European Production Designer award for The Square

    Josefin Åsberg wins the European Production Designer 2017 award for The Square when The European Film Academy announces the first winners of the year.

  10. Sami Blood wins LUX Prize

    From the LUX Prize web page:
    The European Parliament unveiled the winner of the 2017 LUX Prize at noon today in Strasbourg. Amanda Kernell's Sámi Blood, a touching and delicate tale of a young Sámi girl who dreams of a different life, has triumphed over its competitors BPM (Beats Per Minute) by Robin Campillo and Western by Valeska Grisebach.

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