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  1. Nima Yousefi

    Nima Yousefi – Producer on the Move 2021

    International Department

    The Swedish Film Institute and EFP (European Film Promotion) have appointed Nima Yousefi to represent Sweden in the 2021 edition of Producers on the Move.

  2. Children of the Enemy

    Five Swedish films selected for CPH:DOX

    Five Swedish films and a Swedish minority co-production have been selected to compete at CPH:DOX, one of the world's leading documentary film festivals. Three of them – Children of the Enemy by Gorki Glaser-Müller, Gabi, Between Ages 8 and 13 by Engeli Broberg and Passion by Maja Borg – are in competition for the festival's main prize, Dox:Award.

  3. Gustav Lindh

    Gustav Lindh: Shooting Star 2021

    International Department

    Actor Gustav Lindh, selected as Rising Star at the 2017 Stockholm International Film Festival and the winner of Bodil – Denmark’s National Film Award – for his role in Queen of Hearts, is the actor everyone talks about. Recently he was selected by The European Film Promotion as one of this year’s Shooting Stars, among nine other promising European actors. In the middle of his hectic schedule during the Shooting Stars programme, we managed to get an interview with him. 

  4. Sundance Studio

    See the Q&A's with the Swedish filmmakers selected for Sundance

    Nyheter om svensk film

    This year's digital edition of the Sundance Film Festival featured online Q&A's with the Swedish filmmakers selected for the festival. These were recorded at the Sundance Studio in Filmhuset in Stockholm, HQ of the Swedish Film Institute, and are now available for all to see.

  5. Still from the film Arica

    Arica and Bitter Love screening at IDFA

    Nyheter om svensk film International Department

    Two new Swedish documentaries, Arica and Bitter Love, have been chosen for this year’s IDFA (International Documentary Filmfestival Amsterdam) which runs until December 6.

  6. A new 35mm print of Erotikon (Mauritz Stiller, 1920), with authentically applied tints, is screened at this year’s edition of Il cinema ritrovato in Bologna (August 25-31).

    Short films and Stiller classic at Il cinema ritrovato

    Filmarkivet Filminstitutet

    At this year’s edition of Il cinema ritrovato in Bologna (August 25-31), the Swedish Film Institute will present its new 35mm print of Mauritz Stiller’s Erotikon (1920), screened in the section Cento anni fà.

  7. En man skriver

    The Library to open August 17

    Biblioteket

    We welcome visitors starting August 17. Due to Covid-19 our reading spaces will be limited, and we ask everybody to keep your distance and avoid queuing.

  8. Kvinnor och män vid soffgrupp

    Romcoms for youngsters and doc about surrogate mothers in California

    Nyheter om svensk film Produktionsstöd

    The latest projects to be granted funding by the Swedish Film Institute include comedy and romance for young people, a kidnapping drama in Sinai, a deportation study from Auschwitz and a documentary about being a surrogate mother. And more.

  9. Porträtt Steffen Andersen-Møller

    "Nothing can replace engaging with a real, physical audience", says Steffen Andersen-Møller, Head of the International Department

    International Department

    Steffen Andersen-Møller is the head of the International Department at the Swedish Film Institute. We thought it would be a good idea to make him paint a picture of the current state of his corner of the film landscape, during these rather trying times.

  10. Marie Kjellson black and white

    Marie Kjellson - Producer on the move 2020

    International Department

    The Swedish Film Institute and EFP (European Film Promotion) have appointed Marie Kjellson to represent Sweden in Producers on the Move.

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