Stockholm Lifetime Achievement Award goes to director Stephen Frears

2015.09.21

This year’s Stockholm Lifetime Achievement Award is granted to the praised director Stephen Frears. During the premiere of his latest film The Program, Frears visits Stockholm International Film Festival to receive the Bronze Horse.

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Five first films for the festival 2015

2015.07.10

We are very happy to be able to present the first five movies that we will screen at Stockholm International Film Festival 2015.

The Here After by Magnus von Horn

When John returns home to his father after serving time in prison, he is looking forward to starting his life afresh. However in the local community, his crime is neither forgotten nor forgiven.

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Ai Weiwei's Ice sculptures at Norrmalmstorg attract attention

2014.11.13

At the opening of Stockholm International Film festival just over a week ago, two ice sculptures by the world-reknowned artist Ai Weiwei were unveiled at Norrmalmstorg. The sculptures, depicting two lions, symbolise the theme of the festival this year 'HOPE'.  

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Stockholm Achievement Award 2014 goes to Uma Thurman

2014.10.13

This years’ Stockholm Achievement Award goes to the American actress Uma Thurman. She will visit Stockholm International Film Festival in November to receive the prestigious Bronze Horse and meet the audience during an exclusive Face2Face.

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Stockholm International Film Festival continues to work with Ai Weiwei

2014.10.13

This year Stockholm Film festival celebrates its 25th anniversary. As a part of the celebration, the Chinese artist Ai Weiwei has chosen to design an ice sculpture that will be uncovered during the inauguration ceremony on November 4th.

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Rising Star Award Nominees 2014

2014.10.13

Actors such as Alicia Vikander and Nermina Lukac have previously been presented the award. Now it is time for this year’s rising star to start shining.

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Information for ticket release

2014.10.07

At noon on October 7th, we will release the tickets for the opening screening of "Gentlemen" which is on November 5 at 6 pm. On this page you will find all the informaiton you need for the ticket release!

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Film workshops inspire youth in Namibia

2014.10.02

For over 15 years, the Stockholm International Film Festival Junior has been arranging mobile film workshops in the schools of Stockholm County. The purpose of the workshops has been for the students to create their own films with the aid of trained film pedagogues. Now, the festival wants to support creativity outside of Sweden.

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