PREVIOUS FESTIVALS

2007

The eighth annual Scandinavian Film Festival L.A., sponsored by ASFLA, comes to the Writers Guild Theater, Beverly Hills, and spans two weekends: Saturday, 6 January, Friday, 12 January, and Saturday, 13 January, 2007. The yearly showcase of Nordic films and filmmakers, launched in 2000, screens the year’s Scandinavian films submitted to the Academy as nominees for Best Foreign-Language Film. It also offers documentaries, short subjects and other pictures by Scandinavian filmmakers. Non-competitive, the festival gives Southern California audiences an opportunity to see the best in contemporary film from Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. Read the press release.

Scandinavian Film Festival L.A. is underwritten by ASFLA with Scandinavian consulates, and generous support of national film organizations, individuals and corporate donors. If you'd like to become a festival sponsor, please see the "Patrons" information at the bottom of this page, or email ASFLA.

Gustav Oldén named recipient of first Swedish Women's Educational Association (SWEA) Film Scholarship. SWEA awards its 2007 Los Angeles Film Scholarship, its first, to Swedish producer Gustav Oldén. His short horror film, VIRUS, screens at at 8 p.m., Saturday, 13 January.

 


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LONG FLAT BALLS (Long Flate Baelær)

Norway 2006, 100 min. Harald Zwart.

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CHILDREN (Börn)

Iceland 2006, 120 min. Ragnar Bragason.

3 p.m.
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BIGGER THAN BARBIE

Norway 2006, 52 min. Tina Davis.

4 p.m.
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FAREWELL FALKENBERG (Farväl Falkenberg)

Sweden 2006, 91 min. Jesper Ganslandt.

6 p.m.
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9:15 p.m.
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AFTER THE WEDDING (Efter Brylluppet)

Denmark 2006, 120 min. Susanne Bier.


5:30 p.m.
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BIGGER THAN BARBIE

Norway 2006, 52 min.

6:30 p.m.
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ROSA

Sweden 2005, 12 min. William Olsson.

7:15 p.m.
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A SOAP (En Soap)

Denmark 2006, 104 min. Pernille Fischer Christensen.

9:15 p.m.
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AFTER THE WEDDING (Efter Brylluppet)

Denmark 2006, 120 min. Susanne Bier. 


10 a.m.
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THICKER THAN WATER (Blóðbönd)

Iceland 2006, 87 min. Árni Ólafur Ásgeirsson.

12 Noon
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THE MAN EXPOSED (Riisuttu Mies)

Finland 2006, 120 min. Aku Lohimies.

2 p.m.
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MATTI (Hell is for Heroes)

Finland 2006, 130 min. Markus Selin.

4 p.m.
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COMRADE PEDERSEN (Gymnaslærer Pedersen)

Norway 2006, 123 min. Hans Petter Moland.

6 p.m.
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SONS (Sønner)

Norway 2006, 103 min. Eric Richter Strand.

8 p.m.
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VIRUS

Sweden 2006, 25 min.

8:30 p.m.
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MY WIFE'S FIRST LOVER (Min Frus Förste Älskare)

Sweden 2006, 140 min. Hans Åke Gabrielsson.