Ester Blenda is a story about the groundbreaking journalist and author Ester Blenda Nordström’s spectacular life during the 19th century first half. Ester Blenda was one of the first in Sweden to do underground journalism and her girl’s books came to inspire authors such as Astrid Lindgren. Unafraid , she traveled around the world to places such as: Lapland, South America, USA and Asia, and then returned to Stockholm to her secret love Carin. Ester Blenda was an adventurous and restless soul who lived her life without compromises – and had to pay a high price for her independence.
Don’t miss the director Anna Hylander‘s visit to the screening on March 10 at Victoria 2!