The 2020 recipient of the Nordic Honorary Dragon Award: Ruben Östlund
– 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.
“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
The NOK 200 000 award, funded by Nordisk Film & TV Fond goes to the main writer(s) of the series.
Skarsgård receives the honorary award at the opening ceremony of the festival on January 24.
Eight films will compete in the Nordic Competition 2020. The nominees will be revealed on January 7.
Jonas Holmberg on the Brazilian focus at Göteborg Film Festival 2020
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
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 […]
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.
Mads Mikkelsen is this year’s recipient of Nordic Honorary Dragon Award.
Anticipated Finnish comedy debut to open Göteborg Film Festival 2019.
During the Göteborg Film Festival 2018 opening night Alicia Vikander came home to Gothenburg to receive our Nordic Honorary Dragon Award. In her acceptance speech she was noticeably touched and talked about the importance of the #metoo movement.
Gothenburg International Film Festival – this is where it all started for me, with an attempt to get in. Based on a lie. My mom, who might love film even more than I do (If that’s possible), She kept a yearly tradition while I was growing up. That I followed very closely. She would count […]