Tempo 2015

Film

Fredrik Gertten, Elin Kamlert, Margarete Jangård, 2015, Sweden, 88 min, Tempo Documentary Award, Folkets Bio

Bikes vs Cars depicts a global crisis that we all know. The documentary emphasizes themes that we need to talk about: the climate, the earth’s…

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Anna Persson, Shaon Chakraborty, Anna Weitz, 2015, Sweden, 95 min, English Subtitles, Tempo Documentary Award, World premiere!, Folkets Bio

On the outskirts of Flen 30 people are incarcerated for an undetermined amount of time, waiting to be deported. Ainina fears for her family’s safety…

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Magnus Gertten, Lennart Ström, 2015, Sweden, 75 min, English Subtitles, Tempo Documentary Award

Elsie Ragusin comes from New York. As she visited her relatives in Italy, she was accused of being a spy. She was placed in a…

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Ahmed Abdullahi, Anna Persson, David Aronowitsch, Sharmarke Binyusuf, David Aronowitsch, 2015, Sweden, 75 min, English Subtitles, Tempo Documentary Award

Ahmed is given a role in a film. He plays Daoud, a character whose life mirrors his own. Ahmed is also a refugee, just like…

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Frida Barkfors, Lasse Barkfors, Anne Köhncke, Frida Barkfors, 2014, Denmark, Sweden, 77 min, English Subtitles, Tempo Documentary Award, Folkets Bio

Florida’s legislation is laid out in such a manner that the smallest offence can leave someone out of the community. The trailer park Florida Justice…

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Mikael Wiström, Mikael Wiström, 2014, Sweden, 101 min, English Subtitles, Tempo Documentary Award, Folkets Bio

Josefin Augusta was born in Sweden in 1998. She was named after her father’s sister, a guerrilla leader in Peru. While growing up in Sweden…

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Nima Sarvestani, 2014, Sweden, 90 min, English Subtitles, Tempo Documentary Award

A harsh crime that has been covered up for over 25 years will finally come to the surface. The perpetrators are high-ranking members of the…

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Ivan Blanco, Nur Tutal, Stina Gardell, 2014, Sweden, 80 min, English Subtitles, Tempo Documentary Award, World premiere!

Transphobia tells the story of Rashan, a Kurdish transsexual living as a woman in a Muslim country. A country where homosexuality and transvestism are severe sins.…

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Viktor Johansson, 2014, Sweden, 73 min, English Subtitles, Tempo Documentary Award

Something is brewing in the Uppsala suburb Gottsunda. Subcultures pop up like mushrooms.There is an iceberg under a burning car; a father teaches his daughter to…

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Frida Kempff, David Herdies, 2014, Canada, Denmark, France, Sweden, 86 min, English Subtitles, Tempo Documentary Award

In a freezing Toronto, several pregnant women are desperately trying to regain control over their lives. Everything is against them: homelessness, drug addiction, violent relationships.…

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