'Just stop digging': Former Swedish prime minister's advice for Donald Trump Every Monday to Friday I'll be delivering a personally-curated newsletter. Call it the double espresso of news – the morning news kickstart for busy people who want to know what they need to know before they get going. The Tweeter-in-Chief can't ... 02/20/2017 - 8:32 am | View Link
UNICEF chief mourns death of Swedish academic A professor of international health at Sweden’s Karolinska Institute, Rosling liked to call himself an “edutainer.” A talented presenter, whose signature animated data visualisations have featured in dozens of film clips, the statistician used humour ... 02/7/2017 - 11:00 am | View Link
The Swedish Film Institute backs new projects by Ruben Östlund and Lisa Langseth “A stylish, pertinent, satirical drama that revolves around some of our most important contemporary issues," is how Stockholm’s Plattform Produktion describes Östlund’s script, which takes place in a free zone where all people have the same rights ... 06/28/2016 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Entertainment Industry Demands Swedish ISP Block The Pirate Bay; ISP Says No Torrentfreak notes that the MPAA is pulling the strings behind this, of course: Internal movie industry documents obtained by TorrentFreak reveal that IFPI and the Swedish film producers have signed a binding agreement which compels them to conduct and ... 03/11/2015 - 3:49 am | View Link
Four Swedish Movie Theaters Are Now Rating Lady-Friendly Films Using The Bechdel Test And this isn’t just a wild project of some hairy-legged Swedish bra-burners: the Swedish Film Institute backs the idea, as does Viasat Film, a Swedish cable channel, which is celebrating my birthday with a marathon of movies that pass the test. 11/7/2013 - 11:00 am | View Link
Congratulations Linus Sandgren! Funding for producing Swedish film Back ; ... The Swedish Film Institute's International Department promotes contemporary Swedish films of all genres outside Sweden. 03/21/2017 - 2:11 am | View Website
The Swedish Film Institute backs Roy Andersson’s About ... The Swedish Film Institute backs Roy Andersson’s About ... film profile], Swedish actress-turned-director Helena Bergström is instigating a change in scenery ... 03/20/2017 - 11:31 am | View Website
Swedish Film Institute backs Pernilla August's debut ... Award-winning Swedish actress Pernilla August is making her directorial debut with an adaptation of Susanna Alakoski’s bestselling novel, Svinalängorna 03/16/2017 - 3:46 pm | View Website
The Swedish Film Institute backs new projects by Ruben ... The Swedish Film Institute backs new projects by Ruben Östlund and Lisa ... Swedish writer-director Ingmar Bergman’s 100th birthday will be celebrated in ... 06/28/2016 - 7:58 pm | View Website
Swedish Film Institute Backs ‘Flocking,’ ‘False Witness ... Swedish helmer Beata Gardeler, who earned a Guldbagge award nomination and the Novella Film nod at Goteborg Intl. film festival for her debut “In Your ... 04/1/2014 - 9:58 pm | View Website
The Power Rangers are finally back on the big screen, and instead of being a camp, kiddie focused feature, this newest incarnation is like The Breakfast Club meets The Avengers, mixing a teen drama in a superhero origin story. Jason (Dacre Montgomery), the school's star football player meets Billy (RJ Cyler) and Kimberly (Naomi Scott) in Saturday detention.
Tomorrow Nintendo kicks off the "global testfire" event for its upcoming Switch shooter Splatoon 2, but you can get an early look at the game's weapons in action through the videos below (via the official Splatoon blog). InkjetTenta MissilesSplashdownSting RaySplat DualiesSplattershotSplat RollerSplat ChargerCurling BombYou can check out the full list of (very limited) opportunities to try out the game yourself during the testing phase here, but the demo version of the game is available on the Nintendo Switch eShop for download right now.
Looking for a Nintendo Switch? You may be able to get one of the hard-to-find systems at retailer Toys R Us this weekend. A representative for the store tells GameSpot that stores across the US will receive shipments tomorrow, March 25, and will presumably be sold right away. The Toys R Us representative said shoppers should get to their local stores early, as units are expected to "fly off [the] shelves."This is at least the second time that Toys R Us has received a new shipment of Switch units following the hybrid console's release earlier this month.