Tempo 2017

Film

Knutte Wester, 2016, Sweden/Norway, 57 min, English Subtitles, Tempo Documentary Award, Director visits March 8

In 1909, in an undemocratic Sweden, a bastard child is born and given the name Hervor. Her mother is unmarried, due to which she is…

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Karin Ekberg, 2017, Sweden, 80 min, English Subtitles, Tempo Documentary Award, Director visits March 8 & 12, World premiere!

Denize and Filip have it all prepared: the crib, the pram, the tiny clothes, even the car seat is ready for the baby they’re expecting…

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Jannike Åhlund, Kersti Grunditz, Maud Nycander, 2017, Sweden, 100 min, English Subtitles, Tempo Documentary Award, Directors visit March 9

The film mirrors a life drama about a Jewish war refugee, who at the age of 14 arrived in Sweden on his own, and later…

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Lisa Josephson, Sophia Josephson, 2017, Sweden, 62 min, English Subtitles, Tempo Documentary Award, Director visits March 9, World premiere!

Two best friends, Henny and Elvira, are in their last year of junior high school in the small community Norsjö in northern Sweden. At night they…

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Kasper Collin, 2016, Sweden, 92 min, English Subtitles, Tempo Documentary Award, Director visits March 7

On a snowy night in February 1972, celebrated jazz trumpeter Lee Morgan was shot to death by his common-law wife, Helen, during a gig at a…

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Fredrik Egerstrand, Tintin Anderzon, 2017, Sweden, 78 min, English Subtitles, Tempo Documentary Award, Director visits March 6 & 9 & 12, World premiere!

This film is about Swedish actress Kim Anderzon. Loved and acclaimed for her roles in theatre and film. A feminist role model. A woman who decided…

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Manal Masri, 2017, Sweden, 85 min, Tempo Documentary Award, Director visits March 10, World premiere!

On November 28, 2006 my younger brother Kamal biked to his soccer practice for the first time. Usually my parents took him by car. In…

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Theresa Traore Dahlberg, 2017, Sweden, 82 min, English Subtitles, Tempo Documentary Award, Director visits March 10

A group of young women from the outskirts of Ouagadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso, meet at the feminist education centre to study to become…

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Nima Sarvestani, 2016, Sweden, 90 min, English Subtitles, Tempo Documentary Award, Director visits March 10

“Prison Sisters” takes us on a journey with two young women who have been released from prison in Afghanistan. Fearing for her life Sara escapes to Sweden, but…

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Sophie Vuković, 2017, 85 min, English Subtitles, Tempo Documentary Award, Director visits March 8 & 12 (at MKC)

Stockholm 2013. Filmmaker Sophie Vuković runs into a long-lost friend at a demonstration against the growing racism in Sweden. The meeting stirs up memories and…

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Zahavi Sanjavi, 2016, Sweden / Iraq, 54 min, English Subtitles, Tempo Documentary Award, Director visits March 10

A Yazidi refugee camp in Iraqi Kurdistan is the home for more than 20,000 refugees, many of which have been victims of terrorist acts by…

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Ragnhild Ekner, Ragnhild Ekner, 2017, Sweden, 72 min, English Subtitles, Tempo Documentary Award, Director visits March 7 & 9

Park benches, lawns, subways, backpacks, spray cans, barbed wire, asphalt and beer. We owned the parks and alleyways of Stockholm. Graffiti unified a great expanse of…

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