Sweden Tag Archive

The Ties of Family Are Tested in Mikael Bundsen’s Queer Short ‘Mother Knows Best’

Live Action

21st May, 2018

DN speaks with Mikael Bundsen about 'Mother Knows Best', his queer short about a son revealing an uncomfortable truth his mother wasn't ready for.

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Niclas Gillis Exposes the Reality of Sexual Exploitation Endured by Women Living in Poverty in ‘Hold Me Down’

Live Action

21st March, 2018

DN spoke to Niclas Gillis about the years of research which underpins his unflinching depiction of a sexually exploited woman living in poverty in the USA.

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Bertil Nilsson Experiments With the Nature of Private Performance in Urban Dance Short ‘Fragments’

Art & Fashion

12th December, 2017

DN asked director Bertil Nilsson to take us through the development and creation of his East London set experimental dance short 'Fragments'.

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Palme D’or Winning Director Ruben ÖStlund Stages a Single Shot Heist in Real-Time Short ‘Incident by a Bank’

Live Action

3rd August, 2017

Ruben Östlund shares how high resolution digital cinematography enabled him to create his highly choreographed, real-time heist short in a single shot.

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Marcus Fjellström Connects the Dots for Hauntingly Beautiful Music Video ‘Who Are You’

Animation, Music

3rd June, 2014

Miss Kenichi seduces composer and multimedia artist Marcus Fjellström into creating the alluring visuals which accompany her haunting melody 'Who Are You'.

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DN305: Vatten – Niclas Larsson

Live Action, Podcasts

28th November, 2013

In Swedish director Niclas Larsson's debut short Vatten, a lonely girl discovers a mysterious unconditional love during a late night swim. Niclas joins us

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Mirza Talovic Drops the Digitalorigami Visuals

Animation, Music

4th August, 2013

I know it’s Sunday and you’re trying to pull things back from a big weekend of non-stop partying ready for the working week ahead, but I think

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Small Feet: Rivers

Music

22nd June, 2013

Trailing fire never looked half as beautiful, nor reverse slow motion as justified as it is in Oskar Wrangö’s running man a flame Rivers promo for

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Say Lou Lou: Julian

Music

21st May, 2013

Tragic fates are unavoidably played out as Philippe Tempelman and Say Lou Lou reunite in music video land for Julian.

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Short Film ‘Between Beasts’ Actually a Case Study on Internet Bullying

Animation, News

10th April, 2013

When I featured Jesper Eriksson’s dark short Between Beasts on the site last week, I thought the film might amass a fair bit of interest surrounding

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Between Beasts

Animation

3rd April, 2013

Visually reminiscent of one of our favourite videos games – Limbo, Jesper Eriksson’s shadowy animation Between Beasts is a dark, cautionary tale

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Everyday

Live Action

12th March, 2013

In Everyday Stockholm director Gustav Johansson provides some compelling answers to the question; what would you do if you had an extra day in the week?

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