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Industry program

Meet the industry
During the festival, we invite you to mingle with wine and snacks. Get to meet your colleagues and talk about the latest documentaries. All mingle meetings are on the evenings at Hornhuset between 17:00 and 18:30. Festival Prices in the bar during the festival.
This year’s hosts :

March 7 

March 8
Filmregion Stockholm Mälardalen, Oberoende Filmares Förbund and Filmbasen/Film Stockholm

March 9
StDH with a book release of Inferno by Bengt Bok

March 10
Nordic Panorama


Industry ScreeningsScreenings for Industry listed.
Tuesday – Friday at Cinema Victoria, screening room 5 (Götgatan 67).

March 7
9.00 – I Am Not Your Negro
11.00 – Kim
13.00 – Shapeshifters
15.00 – Horungen
16.30 – Dream Empire

March 8
9.00 – Citizen Schein
11.00 – Brev till en seriemördare
13.00 – The Land of the Enlightened
15.00 – The Return
16.30 – Machines

March 9
09.00 Gaza Surf Club
11.00 Efter Inez
13.00 Homo Sapiens
15.00 Ouaga Girls
17.00 Grown Ups

March 10
9.00 Trafikljusen blir blå imorgon
11.00 Cheer Up
13.00 The Man Who Saw too Much
15.00 La Chana
17.00 Hjärta Norsjö


Work in Progress March 8
Watch the most interesting projects before they are completed. Will be held in Swedish.

13.00 – 13.40 The Real Estate
13.45 – 14.25  Juck
14.30 – 15.10  Josefin och Florin
15.30 – 16.10 Händelser i Ydre
16.15 – 17.00 Reflexions


Tempo Pitch March 9
Hear some of the industry’s most interesting creators pitch new documentary film ideas and compete for 75,000 SEK in front of an audience at Bio Rio. The jury is Melissa Lindgren (Tempo Documentary Festival), Charlotte Hellström (SVT) and Beata Mannheimer (Film Region Stockholm-Mälardalen). Tempo Pitch is organized together with Film Region Stockholm-Mälardalen, SVT Dokumentär, the Swedish Film Institute’s documentary film commissioners, who all finance the project.
14.15 – 17.00 på Bio Rio (In Swedish).


Price Ceremony March 12
Bee there when the winners of Tempo’s 6 competitions are being crowned. More information soon!

Nominees for Tempo Short Award

Eight short documentaries are competing in the Tempo Short Award for the prestigious prize for best documentary short film about a maximum of 30 minutes. Of the eight nominees, two of them have premiere screenings during the Tempo Documentary Festival 2017. Read more about the nominees here!  

Nominees for Tempo Documentary Award

The nominations for Tempo Documentary Award is now official! It is one of the biggest competions for long documentaries (over 50 minutes). All the nominated films will be screened at the 18th edition of Tempo Documentary Festival which takes place from 6 to 12 March 2017. Read more about the nominees here!

Nominated for New Doc

New Doc is Tempo Documentary Festival's talent award for promising but as yet unestablished Swedish filmmakers. Nine films are nominated in the competition, and many of them are Swedish premieres during the festival: Izabela, Promise, Raised by Krump, See the Man, Selfie and shame. Learn more about all the nominees here!  

Kim opens Tempo!

"Kim" opens Tempo Documentary Festival in 2017 and thereby get world premiere! The film is a intimate portrait of Kim Anderzon, a feminist role model who became one of our greatest actors. She created a life where the theater was the focus of both relationships and family. Read more about the movie here!

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