Film i Väst's press conference in Cannes
Film i Väst, Scandinavia's biggest film fund, on Saturday arranged a press conference together with the Swedish Film Institute during the Cannes Film Festival for Swedish and international media to present this year’s Cannes line-up. Film i Väst has four co-productions in selection.
Film i Väst has four co-productions in selection at this year's edition of Cannes Film Festival; The Worst Person In The World by Joachim Trier, The Innocents by Eskil Vogt, Lamb by Valdimar Jóhannsson and A Chiara by Jonas Carpignano. The directors Joachim Trier, Eskil Vogt and Valdimar Jóhannsson presented their films at the press conference.
- It is a stated goal for Film i Väst to have films in selection at the world's largest film festival, so it is fantastic and a great success that we have four co-productions in Cannes this year. All of them shot or post-produced in western Sweden, says Kristina Börjeson, Head of Production at Film i Väst.
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Film Väst is the most successful regional film fund in Scandinavia. Film Väst seeks projects that can compete in the most prestigious film festivals and/or be seen by a large international audience. Film Väst accepts applications for feature film co-productions throughout the year. All co-productions are required to bring elements of production or post-production to Region Västra Götaland, work with a Swedish production partner, and hire crew and workers from the region.
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