SlottsbiografenThursday, 25 October 17:00
FyrisbiografenFriday, 26 October 17:00
THE CUP IS ALREADY FILLING UP
The film deals with the feeling of being chosen, and the responsibility that comes with being the Virgin Mary’s messenger. Using archival material, both images and text, a narrative is created from the children’s own experiences of the apparitions in Fatima, Garabandal, and Medjugorje.
Young in Sweden is a group of young Afghans who demand that deportations to Afghanistan cease. We follow Taha and his friends during their activism. In 2033, the Royal Theater will mount a play about Young in Sweden. The director, Abbe, must spark the interest of the all-white ensemble.
BANANA PANCAKE TRAIL
Maya has kept away from Sweden for the past years and lives a wandering life in Southeast Asia without any intention of ever returning. But when she finds out the only person she’s still in contact with back home only has days left to live, she quickly needs to get enough money together to pay for a plane ticket.
TO MY CARRIER
The film starts and ends as a love letter written to a wheelchair. The spoken letter, accompanied by a silent dance, reflects on personhood in relation to disability.
When Jonna is told by her boss to be more friendly to the diner’s customers, she could never believe what that would result in. What at first seems like a polite conversation with the only guest quickly escalates to an unexpected turn of events.
UNKILLED, CHAPTER 1
”Cause right now I’m just in a dark coffin with nothing. Unkilled.” It is Craig’s voice we hear from inside a detention centre for migrants in the UK. He has been detained for four years without knowing for how long he will be imprisoned. This film is a graphically animated documentary film.
JUCK is a hybrid between documentary, dance, and fiction. The film depicts the all-female dance group JUCK who made a name for themselves in 2013 with a video that became a worldwide viral hit. “JUCK” is Swedish for “HUMP,” and their groundbreaking appearance poses the question: what is femininity?