Conversation series about power

Power linked to the body, class background, gender, language and racism – that are some of the topics that will be discussed and dissected in our popular series of conversations. The conversations will take place at Brooklyn Bar Tuesday through Friday during the festival, and among the guests are Maria Sveland, author and journalist, Anneli Jordahl, author and journalist, Rami Al-Khamisi, founder of the megaphone and Sara Abdollahi, the initiator of the Cult Watch.

Come and have a drink and make up with power.


Tuesday 8/3
Theme: The body and power – Ewa Cederstam and Maria Sveland.

Wednesday 9/3
Theme: Class and gender – Sara Abdollahi and Anneli Jordahl.

Thursday 10/3
Theme: The power of languag – Maria Dahlin and Rami Al-Khamisi.

Friday 11/3
Theme: Rascism and power – TBA

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!