Archive for: Swedish Cinema

Filmmaker Interview: Bye Bye C’est Fini

Filmmaker Interview: Bye Bye C’est Fini

Last week we screened the Swedish Film ‘Bye Bye C’est Fini’ as part of our partnership with the Swedish Film Institute. Rooftop Films spoke to director Tora Mårtens about the film’s subject, a 74 year old Brazilian woman whose frequent trysts with younger lovers keep her young.

Filmmaker Interview: Tussilago

Filmmaker Interview: Tussilago

Rooftop Films spoke to Jonas Odell about Tussilago, his brilliantly animated short that places a 1970’s terrorist act into a human perspective. See it for free TONIGHT at Socrates Sculpture Park.

Filmmaker Interview: Anders & Harri

Filmmaker Interview: Anders & Harri

Åsa Blanck and Johan Palmgren spoke to Rooftop Films about using a national tragedy as a device to tell a heartwarming tale of fear and friendship in their film Anders & Harri. See it for free TONIGHT at Socrates Sculpture Park.

Filmmaker Interview: Incident by a Bank

Filmmaker Interview: Incident by a Bank

Filmmaker Ruben Ostlund talks about his naturalistic, multi-perspective retelling of a bank robbery and the bizarre ways that life sometimes imitates art. See it for free tomorrow at Socrates Sculpture Park.

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