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Göteborg Film Fund 2021 will be highlighted during Göteborg Film Festival 2022, from the perspective of moving images as a tool for democracy and free speech.

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Göteborg Film Festival presents new film fund

Göteborg Film Fund 2021 will be highlighted during Göteborg Film Festival 2022, from the perspective of moving images as a tool for democracy and free speech.

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Here are the winners at Göteborg Film Festival 2021

Tigers, directed by Ronnie Sandahl, is the recipient of the 2021 Dragon Award Best Nordic Film.

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Writer Maja Jul Larsen wins the 2021 Nordisk Film & TV Fond Prize for Cry Wolf

Maja Jul Larsen, writer of Cry Wolf (Ulven kommer), is the recipient of the 2021 Nordic TV Drama Screenplay Award – this was announced at an online ceremony during TV Drama Vision at the Göteborg Film Festival. For the fifth consecutive year, the award for outstanding writing of a Nordic Drama series, was handed out at the […]

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She is the film festival visitor who will be isolated on the island of Pater Noster for 7 days

Earlier in January the news that Göteborg Film Festival planned to isolate a person on a remote island spread like wildfire in both Swedish and international media. After reviewing more than 12,000 applications, the festival organisers now reveals the person selected for The Isolated Cinema on Pater Noster: a film enthusiast who over the past […]

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The 2020 recipient of the Nordic Honorary Dragon Award: Ruben Östlund

From the ski slopes into the finest salons. Today, Ruben Östlund is one of Europe’s foremost auteurs and it is with great pride that Göteborg Film Festival awards him the 2021 Nordic Honorary Dragon Award. A group of young people stand on a bridge and look down over the railing. Martin, one of the guys, […]

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Göteborg Film Festival isolates film enthusiast for 7 days on remote lighthouse island

The global pandemic has forced the world’s cinemas to close down. The biggest film festival in Scandinavia is therefore creating The Isolated Cinema on the lighthouse island of Pater Noster. One film enthusiast will be able to enjoy the festival in total isolation on a rock far out at sea, with film as his or […]

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Lynk & Co new lead partner for Göteborg Film Festival

– Detta partnerskap är en möjlighet att stötta filmskapare i vår närmiljö i en tid då det behövs mer än någonsin, säger Alain Visser, VD för Lynk & Co.

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Tove to Open Göteborg Film Festival 2021

“We are very proud to have Tove as our opening film. In these challenging times, it feels liberating to open the festival with a dancing tribute to cross-border creativity.”
– Jonas Holmberg, the Artistic Director of Göteborg Film Festival

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Here are the winners at Göteborg Film Festival 2020

Beware of Children wins Dragon Award Best Nordic Film Beware of Children, directed by Dag Johan Haugerud, is the recipient of the 2020 Dragon Award Best Nordic Film. Dragon Award Best Nordic Film consists of one million Swedish crowns, making it the world’s largest film award. Presenting partner for the competition is Volvo Car Group […]

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Writer Sara Johnsen wins the 2020 Nordisk Film & TV Fond Prize for 22 July

The NOK 200 000 award, funded by Nordisk Film & TV Fond goes to the main writer(s) of the series.

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Göteborg Film Festival isolates film enthusiast for 7 days on remote lighthouse island

The global pandemic has forced the world’s cinemas to close down. The biggest film festival in Scandinavia is therefore creating The Isolated Cinema on the lighthouse island of Pater Noster. One film enthusiast will be able to enjoy the festival in total isolation on a rock far out at sea, with film as his or […]

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Here are the winners at Göteborg Film Festival 2021

Tigers, directed by Ronnie Sandahl, is the recipient of the 2021 Dragon Award Best Nordic Film.

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Here are the winners at Göteborg Film Festival 2020

Beware of Children wins Dragon Award Best Nordic Film Beware of Children, directed by Dag Johan Haugerud, is the recipient of the 2020 Dragon Award Best Nordic Film. Dragon Award Best Nordic Film consists of one million Swedish crowns, making it the world’s largest film award. Presenting partner for the competition is Volvo Car Group […]

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Armando Iannucci to attend Göteborg Film Festival with The Death of Stalin

Iannucci will attend the festival with The Death of Stalin, a relentlessly entertaining satire about the power struggle within the Communist Party after Stalin’s death. The impressive all-star cast includes names such as Steve Buscemi, Michael Palin, Andrea Riseborough and Jason Isaacs, among others

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Göteborg Film Festival 2018 has begun!

The 41st edition of the Göteborg Film Festival has begun! Gabriela Pichler’s Amateurs saw it’s world premiere and Alicia Vikander came home to receive the Nordic Honorary Dragon Award. And the fun has just begun! “Göteborg Film Festival – you both educated and introduced me to the world of film, and this art form that […]

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Amateurs by Gabriela Pichler to Open Göteborg Film Festival

The award winning director is back with her second feature Amateurs – an intelligent, warm and wonderfully funny film about who gets to decide on a community’s outward image.

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Mads Mikkelsen to be honoured at Göteborg Film Festival

Mads Mikkelsen is this year’s recipient of Nordic Honorary Dragon Award.

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Göteborg Film Festival presents new film fund

Göteborg Film Fund 2021 will be highlighted during Göteborg Film Festival 2022, from the perspective of moving images as a tool for democracy and free speech.

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Aurora to Open the festival, Swoon Closes it

Anticipated Finnish comedy debut to open Göteborg Film Festival 2019.

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The 2020 recipient of the Nordic Honorary Dragon Award: Stellan Skarsgård

Skarsgård receives the honorary award at the opening ceremony of the festival on January 24.

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