Mikael Persbrandt

HÄMNDEN Rache Vendetta Revenge …

2013-11-09 // 0 Comments

IN A BETTER WORLD is the English title of that 2010 Danish film by Susanne Bier, which won that 2011 Oscar for best … what do they call it at that film academy over the pond?…. alien, abroad, non-US, outlandish?? utländiskt film. HÄMNDEN is the Swedish name, and it means revenge. Nothing less. Swedish physician Anton [...]

STOCKHOLM ÖSTRA

2012-10-06 // 0 Comments

“Kärlek var sann. All annat var lögn”, it says on the film poster: “Love was true – all the rest was a lie.” What’s more intriguing than a mad love story with my newly found fav Swedish actor Mikael Persbrandt ? A story about star crossed lovers always is…. As director Simon Kajiser da Silva [...]

Mikael Persbrandt

2012-09-27 // 4 Comments

Manchmal fällt einem ein Schauspieler besonders auf – wenn mir das “passiert”, dann versuche ich den Menschen dahinter zu verorten. Meist kann ich mir dann zusammen reimen, warum dieser oder jener genau jene Rollen spielt, genau diese Stimmungen authentischer als andere rüberbringt oder genau im richtigen Moment am richtigen Ort zu sein scheint. Abgesehen von [...]

HAMILTON-director in exclusive interview

2012-09-22 // 0 Comments

Kathrine Windfeld, Danish director of HAMILTON:I NATIONENS INTRESSER – the Swedish answer to Bourne, Mission Impossible and James Bond – gave ristrettofacts an exclusive [...]

HAMILTON: I NATIONENS INTRESSE

2012-09-22 // 2 Comments

Swedish actor Mikael Persbrandt had to loose weight and work out like mad to become the Super-Agent Carl Hamilton in the Swedish Thriller HAMILTON: I NATIONENS INTRESSE (no hiding inside a bear’s skin as in “The Hobbit” for him this time). The movie rivals Bourne, Mission Impossible and even James Bond as a thrilling, speedy [...]