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  1. Films from the Swedish Film Institute at Il cinema ritrovato, Bologna

    The Swedish Film Institute’s 4K digital restoration of The Seventh Seal (Bergman 1957) will be screened at Piazza Maggiore at Il cinema ritrovato in Bologna on June 25th.

  2. Life goal achieved: a year with The Burden

    Existentialist musicals with sad stop-motion animated animals are a hit both in Sweden and abroad – the Swedish short film The Burden (Min börda) won a Guldbagge Award and has been screened at a record number of festivals around the world. We had the opportunity to chat to director Niki Lindroth von Bahr.

  3. Garbo and award at Silent Film Festival in San Fransisco

    The Swedish Film Institute features heavily at this year's edition of San Fransisco Silent Film Festival, with plenty of Greta Garbo and a seminar by film archivist Jon Wengström who will also accept a prestigious award for the work of the Film Archive at the Institute. The festival runs between 30 May and 3 June.

  4. Ingmar Bergman and Jane Magnusson to Cannes

    The centenary of Ingmar Bergman is to be celebrated at the Cannes Film Festival. Today it was announced that Jane Magnusson’s documentary Bergman - A Year in a Life will have its world premiere in the section Cannes Classics. In addition the newly restored 4K version of The Seventh Seal has also been selected to be screened in the same category.

  5. A rare appearance by Swedish film legend Harriet Andersson

    On Wednesday April 18th legendary actress and famed Ingmar Bergman-collaborator Harriet Andersson made a rare special appearance for the screening of Ingmar Bergman's Dreams (1955).

  6. Swedish VR film and award winning director to Tribeca

    Gabriela Pichler’s second feature Amateurs will have its North American premiere and is competing in the category International Narrative Competition at Tribeca.

  7. 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.

  8. 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.

  9. 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.

  10. 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.

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