Eevents of Scandinavian Interest in Massachusetts

The following October 2012 events at  the Scandinavian Cultural Center and West Newton Cinema in W. Newton submitted by Amy Keresztes

TRANSITIONS: SHOWCASING NEW NORDIC CINEMA

FRIDAY 19 OCTOBER

The Nordic Hall at the Scandinavian Cultural Center,
206 Waltham Street, W. Newton

7:00 PM: Remarks by the Festival coordinators

Introductory lecture by Ursula Lindqvist,
Director of Scandinavian Studies at Harvard University

Feature film: Songs From the Second Floor (Sånger från andra våningen) Sweden, dir. Roy Andersson, 2000

SATURDAY 20 OCTOBER

The Nordic Hall at the Scandinavian Cultural Center

11:30 AM: Short Cuts: Recent Short Films by Scandinavian Filmmakers
(see program for more information)

1:30 PM: Feature film: The Sunshine Boy (Sólskinsdrengurinn )Iceland, dir. Friðrik Þór Friðriksson, 2009

Please visit the Kaffestuga for Scandinavian refreshments & the Scandinavian Library, 11 AM-3 PM

SUNDAY, 21 OCTOBER

The West Newton Cinema, 1296 Washington St., W. Newton

1:30 PM in Cinema One: In a Better World (Hævnen) Denmark,

dir. Susanne Bier, 2010

3:45 PM in Cinema Two: Oslo, August 31st (Oslo 31 augusti)
Norway, dir. Joachim Trier, 2011

Please note that screenings at the West Newton Cinema will cost $9. Cash only.
All screenings at the Nordic Hall are free.

Please visit www.slcenter.org/cultural for more information about the films and our center.

Questions? Contact Amy Keresztes at akeresztes@slcenter.org

 

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