News archive from Feb 2015

Tempo is back at the International Book Fair

Screening of the winner of the Tempo Documentary Award “I am Dublin” on Saturday 25th April at Botkyrka, the International Book Fair.

 Tempo Documentary Festival is proud to announce the beginning of its tour “Movie Town”. We will screen the winner of the Tempo Documentary Award “I am Dublin” at Botkyrka, the International Book Fair. The screening will be followed by a discussion on boundaries. Director and producer David Aronowitsch and Shahram Khosravi, a social anthropologist from Stockholm University will take part in the conversation.

13.10 I am Dublin
14.30 Discussion on boundaries. Participants : Shahram Khosravi, David Aronowitsch

Both the screening and the conversation are free.
The documentary is subtitled in English.
More information on the Documentary are available here

Botkyrka, the International Book Fair will take place from the 23th to the 25th of April. This year’s theme is “Between escape and transformation”. The event will take place in Hallunda Library and Folkets hus hall.

Folkets Hus Hallunda
Borgvägen 1, 14501 Norsborg, Stockholms Län, Sweden

Organized by Biblioteken I Botkyrka
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Our recomendations on our Focus: The City

The focus for this years festival is The City and in our program there is a variety of films, seminars, outdoor screenings and events that all connect to the focus. Here are some of the events and highlights with The City as focus that we recommend:

Conflicts of the city
Every evening during the festival you will be able to sitt down and listen to discussions about the city and its different challenges. Held by Viktoria Walldin (social anthropologist, White) and Dan Hallemar (behind the podcast “Staden”, chief editor for the magazine Arkitektur) we get to meet interesting guests and discuss topics such as: the informal city, bicycle activism, gentrification and urban activism.
Read more about the guests here. här.

Audio Walks
During the festival you will be offered the opportunity to  
Under festivalen så kommer det också erbjudas en interaktiv stadsvandring bortom livliga gågator och konsumtion (i samarbete med ArkDes) och fem olika audio walks i samarbete med StDH (Stockholms Dramatiska Högskola) och Osynliga teatern.

Läs mer om stadsvandringen  Läs mer om audio walks

Utomhusvisningar under Stockholms broar Under Stockholms broar anordnas flera utomhusvisningar dit alla är välkomna. Under Liljeholmsbron visas ett filmprogram i samarbete med Moderna Museet om den moderna staden. Under Skansbron visas korta dokumentärfilmer under rubriken Staden och jag. Konstprojektet Where Dreams Cross gästar också Tempo och visar konstfilmer under Slussen. Läs mer om Den moderna staden – fyra verk ur Moderna Museets film- och videosamling Läs mer om Staden och jag visningen Läs mer om Where Dreams Cross visningen

Glöm inte heller att alla festivalens punkter finns samlade under vår kategori: Tema Staden.

Festival benefit’s with the Tempo membership card!

Don’t miss out the festival benefits at our partners during the festival. Together with the Tempo membership card you will be granted special prices at following places:

The Crooked Leg (Vasaplan 7, entrance Nordic Light Hotel)
During the Opening Party at The Crooked Leg you will get the following prices at the bar:

Champagne 90 SEK
Cava 60 SEK
Bottle Beer 45 SEK
House Wine 55 SEK
Grilled Cheese sandwich & a glass of wine/beer 115 SEK
Grilled Cheese 70 SEK

Debaser Strand (Hornstulls Strand 4)
Debaser Strand is the heart for all festival activity and will be offering nice prices at the bar during al festival days when you show your membership card.

Matsalongen (Hornstulls Strand 3)
At the newly opened Matsalongen at Bio Rio you will be able to get a “Tempo-express meal” that contains: One beer or a 1/2 glass of wine together with your own selection of a bar sandwich for 95 SEK! (Regular price 110 SEK).

Cantina Real (Lindvallsg 11-13, Hornstull)
Cantina Real will offer happy prices during the festival week together with your Tempo membership card:

Large Åbro beer 42 SEK
House Wine 58 SEK

The prices are valid during the entire evening. Opening hours are 17.00-24.00 during week days and 17.00-01.00 Friday-Saturday.

Scandic Malmen (Medborgarplatsen) 
When showing your Tempo membership card at the hotel bar Scandic Malmen you are granted 20% off at lunch during the festival days.

Tempo is back!

Tempo Documentary Festival is back for the sixteenth time. This year we present a bigger program than ever with over 120 documentaries in all shapes and colours. Be inspired by our lovely trailer that gives you a taste of some of the things you can find in the film section.

On Wednesday March 4 we will celebrate the program release at Debaser Strand/Bar Brooklyn from 18.00. Bring a friend and join us!

 The trailer is created by Swedish Frames.

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