An exceptionally rewarding year for Swedish film is continuing abroad. At Cannes, Toronto and Venice, Swedish filmmakers are grabbing awards and notching sales. Roy Andersson's "A Pigeon Sat on a…
Ruben Ostlund's “Force Majeure” (Turist), which world-premiered at Cannes' Un Certain Regard and won the jury prize, will represent Sweden in the Oscar's foreign-Language race. The fourth feature…
Magnolia Pictures has acquired the U.S. distribution rights to director Ruben Ostlund's “Force majeure” following its Un Certain Regard jury prize win at the Cannes Film Festival. “Force majeure”…
PARIS– Winning one of Cannes' significant bidding wars, Bac Films and Distrib Films have co-acquired French distribution rights to Scandinavian helmer Ruben Ostlund's “Force Majeure,” a festival hit…
CANNES - Confirming for another year at Cannes that there is life left in Spain's arthouse market, though for a highly select number of titles, Golem, Spain's premier art pic distributor-exhibitor…
An avalanche seems like the right metaphor for trouble that starts small, gathers momentum and ultimately threatens to wipe out the peaceful balance of a posh Scandi couple's ski vacation.