Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Stephen King at his best pt. 1

19:00/7 pm in Linné (H-building)

Misery (1990) 107 min
A famous novelist is "rescued" from a car crash by an obsessed fan.

Language: English

Sunday, October 27, 2013

Inspirational stories pt. 2

19:00/7 pm in Linné (H-building)

The new man (2007) 104 min
Original title: Den nya människan

Sweden 1951. A new society is developing, a society where there is no room for the socially and mentally weak.

Languages:  Finnish, Swedish

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Inspirational stories pt. 1

19:00/7 pm in Linné (h-building)

Happy people: A year in the Taiga (2010) 90 min
A documentary on the indigenous people living in Bakhtia, the heart of the Siberian Taiga; some 300 villagers whose daily routines have barely changed over the last century and live according to their own values and cultural traditions.

Languages: English, Russian

Sunday, October 20, 2013

Roy Andersson pt. 2

19:00/7pm in Linné (H-building)

You, the living (2007) 95 min
Original title: Du levande

You, the Living is a film about humankind, its greatness and its baseness, joy and sorrow, its self-confidence and anxiety, its desire to love and be loved.

Language: Swedish


Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Roy Andersson pt. 1

19:00/7pm in Linné (h-building)

Songs from the second floor (2000) 98 min
Original title: Sånger från andra våningen

A story about our need for love, our confusion, greatness and smallness and, most of all, our vulnerability. It is a story with many characters, among them a father and his mistress, his youngest son and his girlfriend. It is a film about big lies, abandonment and the eternal longing for companionship and confirmation. 

Language: Swedish, Russian

Sunday, October 13, 2013

This American life pt. 2

19:00/7 pm in Linné (h-building)

The tree of life (2011) 139 min
The story of a family in Waco, Texas in 1956. The eldest son witnesses the loss of innocence and struggles with his parents' conflicting teachings.

Language: English

Wednesday, October 9, 2013

This American life pt. 1

19:00 / 7pm in Linné (h-building)

American beauty (1999) 122 min
Lester Burnham, a depressed suburban father in a mid-life crisis, decides to turn his hectic life around after developing an infatuation for his daughter's attractive friend.

Language: English

Sunday, October 6, 2013

Michael Haneke pt. 2

19:00 / 7 pm in Linné (H-building)

Funny games (2010) 108 min
Two psychotic young men take a mother, father, and son hostage in their vacation cabin and force them to play sadistic "games" with one another for their own amusement.

Languages: English

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Michael Haneke pt. 1

19:00 / 7 pm in Linné (H-building)

Amour (2012), 127 min
Georges and Anne are in their eighties. They are cultivated, retired music teachers. Their daughter, who is also a musician, lives abroad with her family. One day, Anne has an attack. The couple's bond of love is severely tested.

Languages: French, English