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Original title The Square
Form Feature
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Awards
Classification Allowed from age 11
Swedish release 2017-08-25

Plot summary

A modern museum struggles with their visitor numbers and the newly appointed creative director decides to hire a PR agency to help promote the upcoming exhibition called...

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Festival contact (feature):

Petter Mattsson
+46 8 665 11 34
petter.mattsson@filminstitutet.se

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Companies

Production Company Plattform Produktion AB
Advance allocations Stiftelsen Svenska Filminstitutet
Distributor in Sweden (digital) Triart Film AB
Sales The Coproduction Office

Plot summary

A modern museum struggles with their visitor numbers and the newly appointed creative director decides to hire a PR agency to help promote the upcoming exhibition called “The Square”. The Square is an elegant and telling satire addressing topics of responsibility and trust. 

Swedish censorship

Censorship number 204675
Date 2017-08-08
Classification Allowed from age 11
Notes Digitalfil.


Release dates

Release in Sweden 2017-08-25 Sweden

Awards

Festival Award Cannes 2017 Josefin Åsberg (Prix Vulcain de l'artiste technicien, Festival de Cannes, Frankrike)
Austin 2017 (bästa film / Best Picture, Comedy Features, Fantastic Fest, USA)
Palme d'Or Cannes 2017 (Festival de Cannes, Frankrike)
Prize Berlin 2017 Other Josefin Åsberg (2017 års produktionsdesigner i Europa / European Film Academy's European Production Designer 2017)

Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100


Holdings Scripts

Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title The square. Av Ruben Östlund. Version 56. 2016-06-23 (uppdaterade efter planen 23 juni).
Extent 68 s.
Language Swedish


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