Press screenings

If you have press accreditation you are welcome to join the industry screenings. Tuesday – Friday at Cinema Victoria Salon 5 (Götgatan 67).


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

March 8
9.00 – Citizen Schein
11.00 – Letter´s to a Serial Killer
13.00 – The Land of the enlightened
15.00 – The Return
16.30 – Machines

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

March 10
9.00 The Traffic Lights Turn Blue Tomorrow
11.00 Cheer Up
13.00 The Man Who Saw too Much
15.00 La Chana
17.00 Heart North


Work in progress March 8
See the most exciting documentary projects before they are ready!

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


Tempo Pitch 10 mars
Listen to some of the business most interesting producers and directors pitch newd

new documentary film ideas and they compete about 75 000 SEK  in development funds, all this in front of an audience at Bio Rio.
The jury consists of Charlotte Hellström (SVT), Beata Mannheimer (Film Region Stockholm-Mälardalen) and Melissa Lindgren (Tempo Documentary Festival). The prize is funded by the Film Region Stockholm-Mälardalen, SVT Documentary and the Swedish Film Institute’s documentary advisers.

14:15 to 16:30 at the Rio Cinema


Prize ceremony March 11

Come and see who wins the six different Tempo prices. More information coming 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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