SMÅSTAD (Small town curtains)
When the Swedish cinema audience voted for their favourite film of 2017 only three (3) films received more votes than our feature film SMÅSTAD – konsten att leva innan vi dör (Small town curtains)!
The film SMÅSTAD premiered the 20th of January 2017 and received overwhelming reviews from the Swedish film critics.
Synopsis: Since early childhood, Björn has secretly carried an insurmountable fear. When his father dies of old age, he and his four sisters are each left with a video message, that makes him question everything. Director Johan Löfstedt’s extended family play themselves in a heartfelt and unconventional film about life, death and the courage to change.
Original title Småstad – konsten att leva innan vi dör English title Small town curtains Director Johan Löfstedt Screenwriters Johan Löfstedt, Anna Potter Principal cast Björn Löfstedt, Gunilla Carlsén, Kina Löfstedt, Pelle Löfstedt, Monica Sturzenbecker, Anna Löfstedt and Lotta Löfstedt. Produced by Stavro Filmproduktion AB / Patrik Axén Co-producers SVT, the Swedish Film institute. Duration 91 min. National release 2017-01-20 Sales Stavro Filmproduktion AB