Meet Ruben Östlund: Swedish director of Force Majeure has own retrospective at age 40 “It was how got interested in filmmaking,” said the director of the hit film Force Majeure, speaking on the phone from his home in Sweden. “First I was interested in skiing and then filmmaking after watching thousands of ski films. “There was not a ... 03/18/2015 - 2:31 pm | View Link
Swedish Shingles Join Forces to Launch Bombay Basic BERLIN — Copenhagen Bombay, Film i Väst, Swedish Television and the Swedish Film Institute (SFI) have joined forces to launch Bombay Basic, a long-term initiative to develop original Swedish children’s films that travel worldwide. Linus Stöhr Torell ... 02/8/2015 - 11:00 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. 11/11/2013 - 6:47 am | View Link
Film critics divided on Swedish gender bias test The rating project has the enthusiastic support of the state-owned Swedish Film Institute, which provides funding for virtually every homegrown Swedish movie - and all 23 films released last year. "We think it's a really good way of raising awareness of ... 11/7/2013 - 9:00 pm | View Link
Cinemas in Sweden introduce ratings that indicate if a movie features SEXISM (and every Star Wars and Lord Of The Rings film would need one) ‘The goal is to see more female stories and perspectives on cinema screens.’ The state-funded Swedish Film Institute supports the initiative, which is starting to catch on. Scandinavian cable TV channel Viasat Film says it will start using the ratings ... 11/6/2013 - 11:50 am | View Link
Swedish police attacked when they tried to remove from ... Swedish police attacked when they tried to remove from refugee camp a ten year old boy who'd been raped multiple times. 07/19/2016 - 6:07 pm | View Website
Evolution The theory of evolution is a naturalistic theory of the history of life on earth (this refers to the theory of evolution which employs methodological ... 07/19/2016 - 2:33 pm | View Website
Bluebird (2013 film) Bluebird is a 2013 drama film written and directed by Maine native Lance Edmands. Set and filmed in Northern Maine, it tells the story of how a school bus driver's ... 07/19/2016 - 6:33 am | View Website
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Leviathan (2014 film) Leviathan (Russian: Левиафан, Leviafan) is a 2014 Russian drama film directed by Andrey Zvyagintsev, co-written by Zvyagintsev and Oleg Negin, and starring ... 07/18/2016 - 8:50 am | View Website
Despite being revealed as The Woods, Lionsgate's upcoming horror film is actually a surprise sequel to The Blair Witch Project.
The news comes by way of Entertainment Weekly, who notes the movie is titled Blair Witch and will debut in theaters on September 16. The film was showcased during a screening this week at San Diego Comic-Con under the guise of The Woods, and Lionsgate debuted a new poster and trailer.
Shooting for the film took place in Vancouver last year in secret.
Famed former basketball player Dennis Rodman is considered a person of interest in a hit-and-run collision that occurred on the I-5 freeway in Santa Ana, a California Highway Patrol spokesman said Friday.