Tempo 2016

Focus: Power

Eline Helena Schellekens, 2013, Netherlands, 17 min, English Subtitles, Top Docs, Swedish premiere!

Lydia and her brother were born in the Netherlands but the family is still waiting for a residence permit. Through songs Lydia have written she…

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Khaldiya Jibawi, 2015, Jordan, 5 min, English Subtitles, Top Docs, Swedish premiere!

Filmed during a media workshop for Syrian girls in Jordan’s Za’atari Refugee Camp, 17-year-old Khaldiya meditates on how the camp has opened up new horizons…

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Frans Huhta Karlsson, 2016, Sweden, 14 min, English Subtitles, Top Docs

Early in September 2015 culminates the worst refugee crisis since World War II. We get to follow this in Hungary, indirectly in Europe, which closes to…

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Guido Hendrikx, 2013, Netherlands, 19 min, English Subtitles, Top Docs, Swedish premiere!

In Escort, we meet the Dutch police force doing a specialist course to learn how to tackle the physically and mentally trying situations that may arise…

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Kati Juurus, 2015, Finland, 56 min, English Subtitles, Top Docs, Swedish premiere!

– There’s so much money coming in to Kibera from international donors, but our lives do not change. Something is not right, says Boy Dallas,…

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Anna Roussillon, 2014, France, 111 min, English Subtitles, Top Docs, Swedish premiere!

While the Egyptian people rose up and showed their displeasure at the Tahrir Square in Cairo, many people in the remote areas followed the events via television. The…

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Frederick Wiseman, 2015, USA, 190 min, English Subtitles, Top Docs

In Jackson Heights, New York, people speak over 167 different languages. There is such a concentration of cultures from all over the world that it is unlikely…

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Ibro Hasanović, 2015, Bosnia Herzegovina, 8 min, English Subtitles, Top Docs, Swedish premiere!

Emotional farewells on a filled bus terminal turns soon into panic. The bus that will soon roll out is getting full and the passengers get crowded to get…

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2013, 2015, 2016, Bosnia Herzegovina, Jordan, Netherlands, Sweden, 120 min, English Subtitles, Top Docs

In the short film collection we have collected five short documentary films on the theme power. One ticket counts for all short films in this collection. All…

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Mehrdad Oskouei, 2016, Iran, 77 min, English Subtitles, Top Docs, Swedish premiere!

A group of teenage girls, who according to Iranian law are considered to be criminal are staying at an isolated youth prison in Iran. Ghazal dream to…

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Stanley Nelson, 2015, USA, 114 min, English Subtitles, Top Docs

Black Panthers was more than just high fists in the air, berets and loaded guns at Oaklands streets. The unique archive footage and interviews with some of…

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Roman Bondarchuk, 2015, Germany, Latvia, Ukraine, 80 min, Top Docs, Swedish premiere!

In Stara Zburjivka, southern Ukraine, Viktor and Volodya has been designated as the “sheriffs” of the mayor himself. The mission is to keep track on…

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Knutte Wester, 2016, Sweden, 6 min, English Subtitles, Top Docs, World premiere!

Equally good and still incomprehensible and absurd is Where the Border Runs about the fictitious boundary on a muddy field somewhere in Sweden- as absurd seems the border…

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Eloy Domínguez Serén, 2015, Sweden, 14 min, English Subtitles, Top Docs

The camera wanders around old spellbinding cars in the desert. Two playful and witty little boys show up and alter the course of events. From…

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