Film i Väst – Your Scandinavian Partner in Co-Productions

Ruben Östlund and Film i Väst – a longterm partnership

June 2nd, 2017|0 Comments

Palme d’Or winner, director Ruben Östlund and Film i Väst have had a long term and prosperous partnership. Film i Väst has co-produced four feature films with Ruben Östlund, producer Erik Hemmendorff, and the Gothenburg based production company [...]

Ruben Östlund wins a Palme d’Or with THE SQUARE co-produced by Film i Väst

May 28th, 2017|0 Comments

– Film i Väst congratulates Ruben Östlund, Erik Hemmendorff and Plattform Produktion to a Palme d’Or, on the most prestigeous and most important film festival in the world. As a co-producer it is amazing to [...]

Film i Väst’s new line-up presented in Cannes

May 24th, 2017|0 Comments

The new line-up of co-productions was presented at Film i Väst's annual press conference in Cannes with several Swedish and international directors, producers and actors attending. Further, this year's co-productions competing at the Cannes Film [...]

Ruben Östlund’s THE SQUARE in Palme d’Or competition

May 8th, 2017|0 Comments

The Cannes Film Festival has announced that director Ruben Östlund’s THE SQUARE will compete for the Palme d’Or with Mad Men actress Elisabeth Moss and Danish actor Claes Bang in the leading roles. THE SQUARE [...]

Meet us at the Berlinale!

February 8th, 2017|0 Comments

Once again, Film i Väst is well represented at the Berlin International Film Festival. Game Count by Polish master of cinema Agnieszka Holland, leads Film i Väst’s line up at the Berlinale and will take [...]

2017 – A Strong Festival Year

February 8th, 2017|0 Comments

Film i Väst has a reputation of working on co-productions with director-driven projects that capture the interest of programmers for the world’s most prestigious film festivals. With film premiers in Sundance, Rotterdam and Berlin already [...]

Upcoming co-productions with Lars von Trier, Joachim Trier and Björn Runge

November 9th, 2016|0 Comments

Glenn Close, Jonathan Pryce, Matt Dillon, Bruno Ganz, Eili Harboe and Kaya Wilkins are just some of the actors in three features by Björn Runge, Lars von Trier and Joachim Trier, all co-produced by Film [...]

A MAN CALLED OVE doubled Oscar nominated

November 9th, 2016|0 Comments

Film i Väst co-produced A Man Called Ove by Hannes Holm has received Oscar nomination for Best Foreign Language Film and Best Makeup and Hairstyling. The film is thus a strong contender at the Academy [...]

Mikael Fellenius new CEO at Film i Väst

November 9th, 2016|0 Comments

Göteborg Film Festival's former leader, Mikael Fellenius will become the new CEO of Film i Väst on January 1st next year. He succeeds Tomas Eskilsson who in turn assumes a new role as Head of [...]

Film Väst’s co-productions wins Un Certain Regard and Directors’ Fortnight in Cannes

May 24th, 2016|0 Comments

The Finnish film The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Mäki by Juho Kuosmanen has won the Un Certain Regard Award and the Afghan director Shahrbanoo Sadat has won the Directors Fortnight Art Cinema Award for her [...]

Congratulations for the Silver Bears at the Berlinale!

February 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

Film Väst is very happy to congratulate Trine Dyrholm and Tomasz Wasilewski, who last Saturday each received a Silver Bear at the Berlinale: Trine Dyrholm for Best Actress for her perfomance in Thomas Vinterberg's THE COMMUNE, Tomasz Wasilewski for Best [...]

Film i Väst – a part of the Västra Götaland Region

February 11th, 2016|0 Comments

Film i Väst is a regional film fund located on the Swedish west coast in Västra Götaland. Its main headquarters are situated 70 km from Gothenburg in Trollhättan, the country’s leading film city, affectionally referred [...]

What are we looking for?

February 11th, 2016|0 Comments

Film i Väst seeks projects that can compete in the most prestigious film festivals and/or be seen by a large international audience. Film i Väst accepts applications for feature film co-productions throughout the year. All [...]

Facilities, locations, Studio Fares

February 11th, 2016|0 Comments

Facilities & locations West Sweden has been used in both feature films and TV series to portray different locations from aorund in the world, as well as its owh vibrant big cities, sleepy small towns [...]

We make it happen!

February 11th, 2016|0 Comments

Film i Väst is one of Europe’s most successful co-producers and Scandinavia’s preeminent regional film fund. Millions of cinema tickets are sold annually to Film i Väst co-productions around the globe. Over the years, Film [...]