In our international competition ten films are competing to win the price for best foreign documentary.
Tempo Documentary Award is a Swedish documentary film competition. The winner will be presented during the award ceremony on Saturday and 75 000 SEK will be given to the winning director. The competition is organized with the support of the Swedish Film Institute and Influence Film Club.
Last year’s top documentary films from around the world, everything gathered in Top Docs.
Contemporary depictions of various parts of the world. Personal portraits that simultaneously shows images of society. Films that tell of the big and the small at the same time.
Music, art, dance and literature in great form – Music & Arts offers the best documentaries in its genre.
Reality Bites is the perfect combination of documentaries and delicious food experiences.
Tempo Short Award is a competition for best Swedish short documentary. The winner will be presented during the award ceremony on Saturday and 25 000 SEK will be given to the director. The competition is organized with the support of the Swedish Film Institute and Filmregion Stockholm-Mälardalen. Documentaries are screened together. They represent two short programs. One ticket for each program is needed.
New Doc is Tempo Documentary Festival talent price for unestablished Swedish filmmakers . The price of 70 000 SEK, including 30 000 SEK in technical support, is assigned a new promising director. The prize is awarded in partnership with Filmbasen/Film Stockholm, Cloud Film/Culture in the West, Film i Dalarna, Filmpool Nord, Kultur in Halland – Film and the National Film Centre .
Shown as three blocks where one ticket counts for each block.
In collaboration with Tempo, Cinemateket shows a series films with a strong connection to the festival’s theme Heritage. The Sami film heritage is focused upon and the historical picture of Sami is discussed. Who has the power to portray someone else’s life, who is allowed to tell and how do you not to consolidate stereotypes?
Tempo celebrates 20th anniversary! Through the years we’ve shown so many fantastic documentaries. In our retrospective section we highlight some of our favourites which subjects are as relevant today as they were then. After each movie there’ll be talk with special guests.