Directors and actors attending Stockholm Film Festival 2016

As we approach the beginning of the Stockholm International Film Festival, it is now time to book interviews. 

Over 80 directors and actors from the international film industry are attending the 26th edition of the Stockholm Film Festival. Nearly all competing directors, all jury members and many others will be in Stockholm.

The jury for the Stockholm Impact Award includes the directors Sofia Exarchou, Alankrita Shrivastama and Mohammed Hammad. For the Stockholm XXVII Competition the jury members are the producer Annika Rogell, directors Roland Vranik, Wayne Roberts, Frida Kempff and actress Julia Ragnarsson. The Stockholm Documentary Competition jury consists of directors Göran Olsson, Nahid Persson, and Anna Persson. And for the Stockholm XXVII Short Film Competition, the directors Malin Erixon, Xander Robin and Michael O’Shea.

Make your interview requests by contacting the press department via email or phone, or make them via the press center at Hotel Kungsträdgården.

Only accredited journalists can make interview requests. And for those who haven't been accredited, follow the link:

Guest Film Section Country Role Date (nov)
Lukas Valenta Rinner A Decent Woman Stockholm Competition Argentina, South Korea, Austria Director 11
Mehmet Can Mertoğlu Albüm Stockholm Competition Turkey, France, Romania Director 18
Morgan Simon A Taste of Ink Stockholm Competition France Director 14
Xander Robin Are We Not Cats Stockholm Competition USA Director/jury *
Mohamed Ben Attia Hedi Stockholm Competition Tunisia, Belgium, France Director *
Sofia Exarchou Park Stockholm Competition Greece, Poland Director/jury 14
Alice Lowe Prevenge Stockholm Competition United Kingdom Director 16
Hana Jusic Quit Starring at My Plate Stockholm Competition Croatia Director 18
Petra Epperlein Karl Marx City Documentary Competition Germany Director 11
Michael Tucker Karl Marx City Documentary Competition Germany Director 11
Claudio Jampaglia Our War Documentary Competition Italy Director *
Benedetta Argentieri Our War Documentary Competition Italy Director *
Bruno Chiaravalloti Our War Documentary Competition Italy Director *
Susanne Regina Meures Raving Iran Documentary Competition Switzerland Director 18
Sam Tabet Southwest of Salem: The Story of the San Antonio Four Documentary Competition USA Producer *
Anne Fontaine Agnus Dei Open Zone France, Poland Director 11
Claudio Giovannesi Fiore Open Zone Italy Director 15, 16
Gordian Maugg Fritz Lang Open Zone Germany Director 17
Cristian Mungiu Graduation Open Zone Romania, France, Belgium Director 9
James Schamus Indignation Open Zone USA Director 10
Ira Sachs Little Men Open Zone USA Director 14
Zrinko Ogresta On The Other Side Open Zone Croatia, Serbia Director 11
Ivan Avila Duenas The Romantic Barber Open Zone Mexico, Spain Director 14
Yao Tian 500M800M Impact Hong Kong, China Director 14
Ronald Vranik The Citizen Impact Hungary Director/jury 15
Wayne Roberts Katie Says Goodbye Impact USA, France Director/jury *
Maria Govan Play The Devil Impact Trinidad & Tobago, Bahamas, USA Director 13
Rebecca Zlotowski Planetarium Icons France, Belgium Director *
Seong-hoon Kim The Tunnel Icons South Korea Director 10
Rachel Tunnard Adult Life Skills Discovery United Kingdom Director *
Manolo Cruz Between Sea and Land Discovery Colombia Director *
Stephanie Di Giusto The Dancer Discovery France, Belgium Director 15
Sébastien Marnier Faultless Discovery France Director 14
Raúl Arévalo The Fury Of A Patient Man Discovery Spain Director 10
Kevin Meul My First Highway Discovery Belgium Director *
Gabe Klinger Porto Discovery Portugal, France, USA, Poland Director 14
Liu Yulin Someone To Talk To Discovery China Director *
Yosuke Takeuchi The Sower Discovery Japan Director *
Mohammed Hammad Withered Green Discovery Egypt Director/jury 16
Ian Roderick Gray The Banksy Job Documania United Kingdom Director *
Ziga Virc Houston, We Have A Problem Documania Croatia, Germany, Czech Republic, Qatar, Slovenia Director 11
Lutz Gregor Mali Blues Documania Germany Director 14
Anneli Kustfält Marie-Louise Ekmans utflykter Documania Sweden Director *
David Feige Untouchable Documania USA Director *
Michael O´Shea The Transfiguration Twilight Zone USA Director/jury *
Francis Ford Coppola Apocalypse Now/The Godfather Special Event USA Director *
Francois Ozon Frantz Special Event France Director *
Ken Loach I, Daniel Blake Special Event United Kingdom, France, Belgium Director *
Tobias Weber Late Shift Special Event Switzerland, United Kingdom Director 18
Mark Cousins Stockholm My Love Special Event Sweden Director *
Anu Menon The Waiting Icons India Director 9
Rafael Palacio Illingworth Between Us American Independents USA Director 17
Tahir Jetter How To Tell You´re A Douchebag American Independents USA Director *
Erlingur Óttar Thoroddsen Child Eater Twilight Zone Iceland Director *
Laura Albert Author: The JT Leroy Story Spotlight USA Talent 10
Alex Pitstra Bezness As Usual Spotlight Netherlands, Germany, Sweden, Switzerland, Tunisia Director 11
Alankrita Shrivastava Lipstick Under My Burkha Spotlight India Director/jury 17
Peter Modestij 6A 1 km film Sweden Director All days
Lovisa Sirén Baby 1 km film Sweden Director All days
Ida Lindgren The Body is a Lonely Place 1 km film Sweden Director All days
Lars Vega Bröder i Midnattssol 1 km film Sweden Director All days
Frida Kempff Dear Kid 1 km film Sweden Director/jury All days
Alexander Rönnberg First Like 1 km film Sweden Director All days
Dawid Ullgren Mr. Sugar Daddy 1 km film Sweden Director All days
Tim Ekendahl Watamu 1 km film Sweden Director All days
Karin Franz Körlof Den allvarsamma leken Rising Star Sweden Director All days
Anton Lundqvist En underbar jävla jul Rising Star Sweden Director All days
William Spetz Jag älskar dig - en skilsmässokomedi Rising Star Sweden Director All days
Molly Nutley Alena Rising Star Sweden Director All days
Filip Berg En man som heter Ove Rising Star Sweden Director All days

Press contact

Susanne Wallin, press manager                          
Tel: +468-677 50 25 / +4673-513 31 36                      

Andreas Jonsson, press assistant                                  
Tel: +468-677 50 25 / +4672-700 80 46           

The 27th Stockholm International Film Festival, November 9-20, 2016

The Stockholm International Film Festival started in 1990 and is today one of the leading competitive film festivals in Europe. The festival takes place every year in November with more than 200 films from more than 60 countries. 





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