TURIST (FORCE MAJEURE) by Ruben Östlund is going to be the Swedish entry to the Academy Awards, vulgo Oscars, writes the Swedish Filminstitute. Whether it has made it into the nominations or not we’ll see on January 15, 2015. Let’s hope Mr. Östlund needs to be present at the Gala night on 22nd February.
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I see, I like, I write ... mostly about cinema and actors, but also about politics or economy. In English, auf Deutsch, på svenska. This ORF trained news journalist (TV, radio), who has also worked in corporate publishing for international brands and written/edited tons of magazines, has become a blogger out of passion.
Swedish director Ruben Östlund‘s film TURIST (FORCE MAJEURE) has won the Jury’s price in the class of “Un Certain Regard” (A Special View) at the Cannes Filmfestival. “First time a Swedish film wins this”, writes […]