41:a festivalen 26 jan - 5 feb, 2018
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Discover the talents of Scandinavia at Göteborg Film Festival

41:a festivalen
26 Jan -
5 Feb, 2018

Göteborg Film Festival is with its 160 000 admissions the leading film festival and the primary networking platform for the film industry in the Nordic countries, presenting new film and TV Drama from the region. All through the festival week around 1500 accredited producers, commissioners, directors, screenwriters and other industry experts attend the festival.

To participate in the industry activities you need an Accreditation
Click here to read more about our Accreditation badges

At our Industry Centre at Scandic Rubinen, you will find the Accreditation Desk, Industry Ticket Desk and our friendly staff.
Click here to read more about the Industry Center

The Industry Guide gives you all necessary information on how you participate in the festival
Click here to read the 2017 Industry Guide


The festival offers a wide range of industry event, film and seminar programmes. The Swedish Industry Weekend starts off the festival. It has a vast seminar programme focusing on Swedish film production and politics, about 70 Swedish films will have their world premiere during the weekend as well as a short film market that finishes with the festival’s short film competition ”Startsladden”.

Nordic Film Market is the festival’s platform for new films available for distribution, work in progress, film projects in development, spotting talent and trends in film from the Nordic region (Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland and Iceland). The platform offers wide program and several opportunities to meet, mingle and network with the Nordic and international film industry. Read more about Nordic Film Market the market films, work in progress and other events here.

TV Drama Vision is a two day seminar showcasing tv drama from the Nordic countries, bringing the latest international trends of tv drama and key people from the industry. As a part of developing its TV drama venture the festival in 2017 presented the Nordisk Film & Tv Fond Prize of € 20 000 for Best Tv Drama Script.

The Nostradamus project is a multiyear international initiative to document and analyse industry changes and make projections for the future. Read the annual reports and revisit the seminars here.

Göteborg Film Festival also runs Nordic Film Lab, a networking forum for upcoming northern filmmakers, and the Discovery, a co-financing platform where projects in development are presented and the Nordic Film Lab are given an opportunity to present their projects.

Festival Scope - Online Video Library

A rich selection of films from the festival is available on Festival Scope for online viewing. You are granted access if you have an Industry, VIP or Nordic Film Market accreditation and belong to one of following categories: organizations (film funds, promotion, etc), distribution, exhibition, film festival, international sales, press, production, television and VOD. The access is valid during the festival dates. Festival Scope will also feature a selection of the films for viewing online for members only after the festival.

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