Search results for "Sweden"
United States of Love (2016)

United States of Love (2016)

United States of Love (2016)
IMDb: 6.2
106 min

Poland, 1990. The first euphoric year of freedom, but also of uncertainty for the future. Four apparently happy women of different ages decide it’s time to change their lives, and…

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Genre: Drama
The Queen of Sheba’s Pearls (2004)

The Queen of Sheba’s Pearls (2004)

The Queen of Sheba’s Pearls (2004)
IMDb: 5.3
131 min

Set in post-war England, a mysterious woman arrives at the Prettys’ rural family home on the eve of young Jack’s 16th birthday. Her remarkable likeness to Jack’s mother, Emily, who…

Genre: Drama
Karlsson on the Roof (1974)

Karlsson on the Roof (1974)

Karlsson on the Roof (1974)
IMDb: 5.7
99 min

Svante is a young boy who lives with his family in a Stockholm apartment. One day he meets Karlsson, a chubby little man in the prime of his life, who…

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Genre: Family
Scenes from a Marriage (1974)

Scenes from a Marriage (1974)

Scenes from a Marriage (1974)
IMDb: 8.4
169 min

Johan and Marianne are married and seem to have it all. Their happiness, however, is a façade for a troubled relationship, which becomes even rockier when Johan admits that he’s…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
The Butt (1974)

The Butt (1974)

The Butt (1974)
IMDb: 5.5
89 min

Six year old Johan, a.k.a. Fimpen, loves football. One day his talents are discovered. It doesn’t take long before Fimpen gets to travel around with the national team. Fimpen becomes…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Being a Human Person (2020)

Being a Human Person (2020)

Being a Human Person (2020)
IMDb: 7.6
90 min

At 76, Swedish auteur Roy Andersson is about to complete his last film. With the end of his career in sight, the central thematic concerns of Roy’s work – vulnerability,…

Genre: Documentary
The Priest Who Knocked Out (1943)

The Priest Who Knocked Out (1943)

The Priest Who Knocked Out (1943)
IMDb: 3.2
86 min

The boxing promoter Charlie returns from America to Sweden and needs to find a professional Swedish boxer for an upcoming fight. By chance Charlie watches Björn Harring fight off some…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
The Magic Flute (1975)

The Magic Flute (1975)

The Magic Flute (1975)
IMDb: 7.6
135 min

The Queen of the Night enlists a handsome prince named Tamino to rescue her beautiful kidnapped daughter, Princess Pamina, in this screen adaptation of the beloved Mozart opera. Aided by…

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Edvard Munch (1974)

Edvard Munch (1974)

Edvard Munch (1974)
IMDb: 8.3
210 min

A biographical film about the Norwegian Expressionist painter Edvard Munch. It was originally created as a three-part miniseries co-produced by the Norwegian and Swedish state television networks, but subsequently gained…

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Simon & the Oaks (2011)

Simon & the Oaks (2011)

Simon & the Oaks (2011)
IMDb: 6.5
122 min

Epic story about two families and their friendship and common destiny in Sweden’s Gothenburg in the 1940s and 1950s. Told from the perspective of young Simon Larsson, who learns that…

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Genre: Drama
Girl with Hyacinths (1950)

Girl with Hyacinths (1950)

Girl with Hyacinths (1950)
IMDb: 7.7
89 min

Dagmar Brink, a young female pianist, dies by suicide in her Stockholm apartment. She leaves all her belongings to her next-door neighbors, an author and his wife. Perplexed and curious,…

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Genre: Drama, Mystery
My Name Is Emily (2016)

My Name Is Emily (2016)

My Name Is Emily (2016)
IMDb: 6.6
94 min

Packed off to a foster home after her father is insti­tu­tion­al­ized, a rebellious young Irish girl resolves to bust her dad out of the hospital where he’s been confined.

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Genre: Drama
Cries and Whispers (1972)

Cries and Whispers (1972)

Cries and Whispers (1972)
IMDb: 8.1
91 min

As Agnes slowly dies of cancer, her sisters are so deeply immersed in their own psychic pains that they can’t offer her the support she needs. Maria is wracked with…

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Genre: Drama
Dancing Queens (2021)

Dancing Queens (2021)

Dancing Queens (2021)
IMDb: 5.5
110 min

The story of Dylan Pettersson, a 23-year-old girl from a small island in the Swedish archipelago with big dancing aspirations.

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Man on the Roof (1976)

Man on the Roof (1976)

Man on the Roof (1976)
IMDb: 7.3
110 min

Stockholm policeman Martin Beck is called in to investigate the murder of a fellow officer. Beck and his partner, Einar Ronn, soon discover that the murdered policeman was well known…

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DAU. Degeneration (2020)

DAU. Degeneration (2020)

DAU. Degeneration (2020)
IMDb: 6.4
369 min

A secret Soviet Institute conducts scientific and occult experiments on animals and human beings to create the perfect person. The KGB general and his aides turn a blind eye to…

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Becoming Zlatan (2016)

Becoming Zlatan (2016)

Becoming Zlatan (2016)
IMDb: 6.6
100 min

The decisive years of Swedish soccer player Zlatan Ibrahimović, told through rare archive footage in which a young Zlatan speaks openly about his life and challenges. The film closely follows…

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Genre: Documentary
Autumn Sonata (1978)

Autumn Sonata (1978)

Autumn Sonata (1978)
IMDb: 8.2
99 min

After a seven-year absence, Charlotte Andergast travels to Sweden to reunite with her daughter Eva. The pair have a troubled relationship: Charlotte sacrificed the responsibilities of motherhood for a career…

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Genre: Drama
Angel (2008)

Angel (2008)

Angel (2008)
IMDb: 2.6
108 min

Angelica “Angel” Holst was a celebrated rockstar in the 80’s but since then her fame and popularity has faded. Now it’s time to step back into the spotlight – but…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
The Yard (2016)

The Yard (2016)

The Yard (2016)
IMDb: 6.1
80 min

Based on Kristian Lundberg’s novel about Anders, who goes from acclaimed author to physical worker at the bottom of society. He can no longer support himself through his cultural work…

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Genre: Drama
You’re Out of Your Mind, Madicken (1979)

You’re Out of Your Mind, Madicken (1979)

You’re Out of Your Mind, Madicken (1979)
IMDb: 6.5
104 min

Madicken is a Swedish girl from the upper level family, growing up during the time of first world war which did not include Sweden. She lives happily with her family,…

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Genre: Family
Fårö Document 1979 (1979)

Fårö Document 1979 (1979)

Fårö Document 1979 (1979)
IMDb: 6.8
103 min

In 1969 he made, with Sven Nykvist as cinematographer, The Fårö Document, a film that ended with a rather pessimist view of the island’s future. One of the scenes in…

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Catwalk – From Glada Hudik to New York (2020)

Catwalk – From Glada Hudik to New York (2020)

Catwalk – From Glada Hudik to New York (2020)
IMDb: 7.7
95 min

Emma wants to become a fashion model and asks Pär Johansson and the Glada Hudik-theatre for help. An unattainable dream for most, especially if you have a disability. Together with…

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Genre: Documentary
A Short Movie About the Butt (2015)

A Short Movie About the Butt (2015)

A Short Movie About the Butt (2015)
IMDb: 5.8
51 min

Documentary about the making of Bo Widerberg’s 1974 film ‘Fimpen’.

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Genre: Documentary
House of Angels (1992)

House of Angels (1992)

House of Angels (1992)
IMDb: 6.4
127 min

In a small village in Västergötland, everything is turned upside-down when the local loner dies and his cottage is inherited by his unknown relative Fanny. She rides into tow on…

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Genre: Comedy
That Summer (2017)

That Summer (2017)

That Summer (2017)
IMDb: 6.2
80 min

Albert and David Maysles’ classic GREY GARDENS immortalized the estate of Edith and Little Edie Beale, relatives of Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy, who lived in alarmingly poor conditions. But there is…

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Genre: Documentary
Emily and the Magical Journey (2021)

Emily and the Magical Journey (2021)

Emily and the Magical Journey (2021)
IMDb: 5.5
85 min

Emily and her mother live alone after losing her father. She wants to help her mother find happiness and to learn about the father she never knew. When Emily finds…

Genre: Family, Fantasy
Blowfly Park (2014)

Blowfly Park (2014)

Blowfly Park (2014)
IMDb: 5.3
96 min

Blowfly Park is a psychological thriller which follows Christian Kretschmann, a day-nursery teacher, who may have committed a violent murder. This is the film debut of choreographer Jens Östberg.

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Genre: Drama, Thriller
Strange Heaven (2015)

Strange Heaven (2015)

Strange Heaven (2015)
IMDb: 6.3
107 min

Basia and Marek have been on the run their whole lives. Along with their nine-year-old daughter Ula, they experience what it’s like to be an immigrant in Sweden. When a…

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Genre: Drama, Thriller
Brothers (2004)

Brothers (2004)

Brothers (2004)
IMDb: 7.5
117 min

A Danish officer, Michael, is sent away to the International Security Assistance Force operation in Afghanistan for three months. His first mission there is to find a young radar technician who had been separated from his…

Genre: Drama, War
Blood Runs Cold (2011)

Blood Runs Cold (2011)

Blood Runs Cold (2011)
IMDb: 4.1
77 min

Winona, a successful artist looking to get away from her stressful life. Her manager rents her a house in her home town where she runs in to an old boyfriend….

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Genre: Horror
Ravens (2017)

Ravens (2017)

Ravens (2017)
IMDb: 6.8
107 min

A hard-working farmer, despairing by the harsh reality of his daily struggle, is determined to have his son taking over the farm and continue his legacy. The mother tries her…

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Genre: Drama
The Perfect Weapon (2016)

The Perfect Weapon (2016)

The Perfect Weapon (2016)
IMDb: 3.0
88 min

In a not too distant future, a totalitarian state run by ‘The Director” (Seagal) controls all aspects of life. All enemies of the state are dealt in the harshest way….

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After the Rehearsal (1984)

After the Rehearsal (1984)

After the Rehearsal (1984)
IMDb: 7.3
70 min

Rational, exacting, and self-controlled theater director, Henrik Vogler, often stays after rehearsal to think and plan. On this day, Anna comes back, ostensibly looking for a bracelet. She is the…

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Genre: Drama, TV Movie
X&Y (2018)

X&Y (2018)

X&Y (2018)
IMDb: 5.8
112 min

An artist has chosen a famous male actor for them together, in the context of a feature film, to deconstruct themselves and their invading roles. They engage in a boundless…

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Genre: Drama
The Creatures (1966)

The Creatures (1966)

The Creatures (1966)
IMDb: 6.5
92 min

After a road accident, a writer, Edgar, and his wife, Mylène, take up residence on an island off the coast of France to recuperate. Edgar soon recovers from his injuries…

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Ingmar Bergman (1972)

Ingmar Bergman (1972)

Ingmar Bergman (1972)
IMDb: 7.2
55 min

On-set documentary on the making of Ingmar Bergman’s The Touch.

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Genre: Documentary
City of My Dreams (1976)

City of My Dreams (1976)

City of My Dreams (1976)
IMDb: 6.3
168 min

Young Henning and his friends is struggling to stay alive in 19th century Stockholm, where he has ended up in search for employment. In the harsh city he and his…

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Genre: Drama
Fianceé for Hire (1950)

Fianceé for Hire (1950)

Fianceé for Hire (1950)
IMDb: 4.9
91 min

A secretary transforms their defunct legal agency into a service where you can get anything, from childcare to gardening to even a fiancée.

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Genre: Comedy
The Last Sentence (2012)

The Last Sentence (2012)

The Last Sentence (2012)
IMDb: 6.1
126 min

Renowned journalist Torgny Segerstedt declares war against Hitler as he criticizes Swedish politicians who tried to look away from the tyranny of the Nazis with the good excuse of “neutralism”….

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Genre: Drama, History