With Swedish Film Institute (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)



1. Riders of Justice (2020)

Not Rated | 116 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

7.6
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81 Metascore

Markus goes home to his teenage daughter, Mathilde, when his wife dies in a tragic train accident. It seems like an accident until a mathematics geek, who was also a fellow passenger on the train, and his two colleagues show up.

Director: Anders Thomas Jensen | Stars: Mads Mikkelsen, Nikolaj Lie Kaas, Andrea Heick Gadeberg, Lars Brygmann

Votes: 32,859

2. Nymphomaniac: Vol. I (2013)

Not Rated | 117 min | Drama

6.9
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64 Metascore

A self-diagnosed nymphomaniac recounts her erotic experiences to the man who saved her after a beating.

Director: Lars von Trier | Stars: Charlotte Gainsbourg, Stellan Skarsgård, Stacy Martin, Shia LaBeouf

Votes: 120,465 | Gross: $0.79M

3. The House That Jack Built (2018)

R | 152 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

6.8
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42 Metascore

The story follows Jack, a highly intelligent serial killer, over the course of twelve years, and depicts the murders that really develop his inner madman.

Director: Lars von Trier | Stars: Matt Dillon, Bruno Ganz, Uma Thurman, Siobhan Fallon Hogan

Votes: 67,747 | Gross: $0.09M

4. Pleasure (2021)

109 min | Drama

6.9
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74 Metascore

19-year-old Linnéa leaves her small town life in Sweden for Los Angeles to become Jessica, the world's next big porn star. But the road to her goal turns out to be bumpier than she imagined.

Director: Ninja Thyberg | Stars: Sofia Kappel, Revika Anne Reustle, Evelyn Claire, Chris Cock

Votes: 1,234

5. Melancholia (2011)

R | 135 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

7.2
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80 Metascore

Two sisters find their already strained relationship challenged as a mysterious new planet threatens to collide with Earth.

Director: Lars von Trier | Stars: Kirsten Dunst, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Kiefer Sutherland, Alexander Skarsgård

Votes: 175,544 | Gross: $3.03M

6. Bergman Island (2021)

R | 112 min | Drama

6.7
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82 Metascore

A couple retreat to the island that inspired Ingmar Bergman to write screenplays for their upcoming films when the lines between reality and fiction start to blur.

Director: Mia Hansen-Løve | Stars: Vicky Krieps, Tim Roth, Grace Delrue, Mia Wasikowska

Votes: 2,147

7. Dancer in the Dark (2000)

R | 140 min | Crime, Drama, Musical

8.0
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61 Metascore

An East European girl travels to the United States with her young son, expecting it to be like a Hollywood film.

Director: Lars von Trier | Stars: Björk, Catherine Deneuve, David Morse, Peter Stormare

Votes: 106,624 | Gross: $4.18M

8. The Square (2017)

R | 151 min | Comedy, Drama

7.2
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73 Metascore

A prestigious Stockholm museum's chief art curator finds himself in times of both professional and personal crisis as he attempts to set up a controversial new exhibit.

Director: Ruben Östlund | Stars: Claes Bang, Elisabeth Moss, Dominic West, Terry Notary

Votes: 60,233 | Gross: $1.50M

9. The Man Who Sold His Skin (2020)

104 min | Drama

7.0
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64 Metascore

His own body turned into a living work of art and promptly exhibited in a museum, Sam, a Syrian refugee, will soon realize to have sold away more than just his skin.

Director: Kaouther Ben Hania | Stars: Yahya Mahayni, Dea Liane, Koen De Bouw, Monica Bellucci

Votes: 4,292

10. In a Better World (2010)

R | 118 min | Drama, Romance

7.6
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65 Metascore

The lives of two Danish families cross each other, and an extraordinary but risky friendship comes into bud. But loneliness, frailty and sorrow lie in wait.

Director: Susanne Bier | Stars: Mikael Persbrandt, Trine Dyrholm, Markus Rygaard, Wil Johnson

Votes: 39,526 | Gross: $1.01M

11. Knocking (2021)

78 min | Horror, Thriller

5.9
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65 Metascore

A woman leaves a psychiatric ward after a nervous breakdown, only to start hearing mysterious knocking sounds in her apartment.

Director: Frida Kempff | Stars: Cecilia Milocco, Albin Grenholm, Ville Virtanen, Krister Kern

Votes: 678

12. Borg vs. McEnroe (2017)

R | 107 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

6.9
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63 Metascore

The story of the 1980 tennis rivalry between the placid Björn Borg and the volatile John McEnroe.

Director: Janus Metz | Stars: Sverrir Gudnason, Shia LaBeouf, Stellan Skarsgård, Tuva Novotny

Votes: 30,259 | Gross: $14.11M

13. Searching for Sugar Man (2012)

PG-13 | 86 min | Documentary, Biography, Music

8.2
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79 Metascore

Two South Africans set out to discover what happened to their unlikely musical hero, the mysterious 1970s rock n roller, Rodriguez.

Director: Malik Bendjelloul | Stars: Rodriguez, Stephen 'Sugar' Segerman, Dennis Coffey, Mike Theodore

Votes: 66,542 | Gross: $3.97M

14. Greyzone (2018)

45 min | Drama, Thriller

7.4
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A character-driven drama and thriller series about the events leading to a terror attack in Scandinavia, Eastern Europe.

Stars: Birgitte Hjort Sørensen, Ardalan Esmaili, Joachim Fjelstrup, Tova Magnusson

Votes: 2,480

15. Euphoria (I) (2017)

R | 104 min | Adventure, Drama, Mystery

5.8
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32 Metascore

Sisters in conflict travelling through Europe toward a mystery destination.

Director: Lisa Langseth | Stars: Alicia Vikander, Eva Green, Charlotte Rampling, Charles Dance

Votes: 4,048

16. Held for Ransom (2019)

138 min | Drama

7.7
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69 Metascore

The story of Danish photographer Daniel Rye, who was captured by ISIS in Syria in 2013 and held hostage for 398 days.

Directors: Niels Arden Oplev, Anders W. Berthelsen | Stars: Toby Kebbell, Charlie Carrick, Esben Smed, Andrea Heick Gadeberg

Votes: 2,912

17. Rock-A-Doodle (1991)

G | 77 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

6.1
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In order to defeat the Grand Duke of Owls, a young boy transformed into a cat teams up with a group of barnyard animals to find a rooster who can raise the sun.

Directors: Don Bluth, Gary Goldman, Dan Kuenster | Stars: Glen Campbell, Christopher Plummer, Phil Harris, Eddie Deezen

Votes: 9,185 | Gross: $11.66M

18. A White, White Day (2019)

Unrated | 109 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

6.7
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80 Metascore

An off duty police begins to suspect a local man for having had an affair with his recently dead wife. Gradually his obsession for finding out the truth accumulates and inevitably begins to endanger himself and his loved ones.

Director: Hlynur Pálmason | Stars: Ingvar Sigurdsson, Ída Mekkín Hlynsdóttir, Hilmir Snær Guðnason, Sara Dögg Ásgeirsdóttir

Votes: 4,339

19. Manderlay (2005)

Not Rated | 139 min | Drama

7.3
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46 Metascore

A story of slavery, set in the southern U.S. in the 1930s.

Director: Lars von Trier | Stars: Bryce Dallas Howard, Isaach De Bankolé, Danny Glover, Willem Dafoe

Votes: 23,289 | Gross: $0.08M

20. I Am Greta (2020)

TV-14 | 97 min | Documentary, Biography

7.8
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69 Metascore

The documentary follows Greta Thunberg, a teenage climate activist from Sweden, on her international crusade to get people to listen to scientists about the world's environmental problems.

Director: Nathan Grossman | Stars: Greta Thunberg, Svante Thunberg, Niclas Svenningsen, António Guterres

Votes: 7,515

21. Together (2000)

R | 106 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.4
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84 Metascore

In 1975, the dynamics of a Swedish commune begin to change upon the arrival of a beaten wife and her two kids.

Director: Lukas Moodysson | Stars: Lisa Lindgren, Michael Nyqvist, Emma Samuelsson, Sam Kessel

Votes: 22,466 | Gross: $1.07M

22. Triangle of Sadness (2022)

Drama | Post-production

A pair of models find themselves at a crossroads in their careers.

Director: Ruben Östlund | Stars: Woody Harrelson, Harris Dickinson, Zlatko Buric, Oliver Ford Davies

23. Tom of Finland (2017)

Not Rated | 117 min | Biography, Drama

6.8
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56 Metascore

Award-winning filmmaker Dome Karukoski brings to screen the life and work of artist Touko Valio Laaksonen (aka Tom of Finland), one of the most influential and celebrated figures of twentieth century gay culture.

Director: Dome Karukoski | Stars: Pekka Strang, Seumas F. Sargent, Chris Myland, Alf Myreen

Votes: 5,754 | Gross: $0.38M

24. Be My Voice (2021)

94 min | Documentary

4.5
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Swedish documentary filmmaker Nahid Persson follows the Irani-exiled Masih Alinejad, her fight against the Iranian regime's forced hijab laws and her viral movement My Stealthy Freedom.

Director: Nahid Persson | Stars: Raheleh Ahmadi, Ali Alinejad, Masih Alinejad, Joanna Kitzl

Votes: 726

25. Every Thing Will Be Fine (2015)

Not Rated | 118 min | Drama

5.5
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32 Metascore

One day, driving aimlessly around the outskirts of town after a trivial domestic quarrel, a writer named Tomas accidentally hits and kills a child. Will he be able to move on?

Director: Wim Wenders | Stars: James Franco, Peter Miller, Gilbert Wahiakeron, Claude Chamberlain

Votes: 6,119

26. Sami Blood (2016)

Not Rated | 110 min | Drama, History

7.3
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79 Metascore

A reindeer-breeding Sámi girl who is exposed to the racism of the 1930's at her boarding school, starts dreaming of another life. But to achieve it, she has to become someone else and break all ties with her family and culture.

Director: Amanda Kernell | Stars: Maj-Doris Rimpi, Olle Sarri, Ánne Biret Somby, Bo Lundmark

Votes: 7,251

27. Wake Wood (2009)

R | 90 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

5.5
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The parents of a girl who was killed by a savage dog are granted the opportunity to spend three days with their deceased daughter.

Director: David Keating | Stars: Aidan Gillen, Eva Birthistle, Timothy Spall, Ella Connolly

Votes: 8,261

28. The Woman Who Dreamed of a Man (2010)

100 min | Drama, Romance

5.0
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What happens when a sexual connection overwhelms all your senses? A woman puts everything on the line in pursuit of a passionate affair with a man she hardly knows.

Director: Per Fly | Stars: Sonja Richter, Marcin Dorocinski, Michael Nyqvist, Alberte Blichfeldt

Votes: 880

29. Trishna (2011)

R | 117 min | Drama

6.0
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57 Metascore

The story of the tragic relationship between the son of a property developer and the daughter of an auto rickshaw owner.

Director: Michael Winterbottom | Stars: Freida Pinto, Riz Ahmed, Mita Vashisht, Harish Khanna

Votes: 3,140 | Gross: $0.23M

30. Dau (2019)

330 min | Biography, Drama, History

4.6
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Biographical film, epically depicting the life of the famous scientist Lev Landau.

Director: Ilya Khrzhanovskiy | Stars: Teodor Currentzis, Youriy Alekseev, Radmila Shegoleva, Lidiya Shchogolyeva

Votes: 153

31. The Paradise Suite (2015)

123 min | Drama

7.2
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The jarring lives of six immigrant residents of Amsterdam intertwine in a poetic mosaic.

Director: Joost van Ginkel | Stars: Anjela Nedyalkova, Boris Isakovic, Erik Adelöw, Issaka Sawadogo

Votes: 1,651

32. The Invader (2011)

95 min | Drama, Thriller

6.6
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The struggles of illegal African immigrant Amadou in search for a better life in Brussels.

Director: Nicolas Provost | Stars: Issaka Sawadogo, Stefania Rocca, Serge Riaboukine, Dieudonné Kabongo

Votes: 816

33. Beauty and the Dogs (2017)

TV-MA | 100 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.0
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65 Metascore

A college student seeks help after a brutal assault but faces a bureaucratic nightmare when she reveals that her perpetrators are police officers.

Director: Kaouther Ben Hania | Stars: Mariam Al Ferjani, Ghanem Zrelli, Noomen Hamda, Mohamed Akkari

Votes: 2,036 | Gross: $0.01M

34. If I want to whistle, I whistle (2010)

Unrated | 94 min | Drama

7.1
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64 Metascore

Two weeks before his release, a teenage prisoner learns that his mother has returned home. Meanwhile, he finds himself in love with a student working in the penitentiary as an intern.

Director: Florin Serban | Stars: George Pistereanu, Ada Condeescu, Mihai Constantin, Clara Voda

Votes: 6,240 | Gross: $0.01M

35. Autumn Man (2010)

29 min | Short, Comedy, Drama

7.0
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Absurd humor amongst the changing of the seasons as two jinxed, soulless desperadoes try anything for a free cup of coffee.

Director: Jonas Selberg Augustsén | Stars: Adam Huuva, Anton Raukola

Votes: 21

36. Children of the Enemy (2021)

97 min | Documentary

7.4
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One man's lonely struggle to rescue his seven orphaned grandchildren from a prison camp in Syria.

Director: Gorki Glaser-Müller | Stars: Patricio Galvez, Clive Stafford Smith, Isabel Coles, Rena Effendi

Votes: 29

37. When the Raven Flies (1984)

R | 109 min | Action, Drama

6.7
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An Irish man seeks vengeance against the vikings who killed his parents.

Director: Hrafn Gunnlaugsson | Stars: Jakob Þór Einarsson, Edda Björgvinsdóttir, Helgi Skúlason, Gotti Sigurdarson

Votes: 2,426

38. I Called Him Morgan (2016)

92 min | Documentary, Drama, History

7.3
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90 Metascore

An exploration of the relationship between jazz trumpeter Lee Morgan and his common-law wife Helen, who was implicated in his murder in 1972.

Director: Kasper Collin | Stars: Lee Morgan, Helen Morgan, Wayne Shorter, Larry Reni Thomas

Votes: 1,715 | Gross: $0.10M

39. The Blue Kite (1993)

140 min | Drama

7.5
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The lives of a Beijing family throughout the 1950s and 1960s, as they experience the impact of the Hundred Flowers Campaign, the Great Leap Forward, and the Cultural Revolution.

Director: Zhuangzhuang Tian | Stars: Tian Yi, Wenyao Zhang, Xiaoman Chen, Liping Lü

Votes: 2,872 | Gross: $0.36M

40. Sune vs. Sune (2018)

89 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

5.6
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On his first day as a fourth-grader, Sune is welcomed by an unwanted surprise. A new boy is in his seat, and he's everything Sune wants to be. Not only that, but his name is also Sune - it's the worst possible start to the fourth grade.

Director: Jon Holmberg | Stars: Elis Gerdt, Baxter Renman, Tea Stjärne, Fredrik Hallgren

Votes: 628

41. Nudist (2010)

14 min | Short, Drama

5.8
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When Magnus left Kerstin, she decided to be naked. Always. Since then she has been fined six times.

Director: My Sandström | Star: Carolina Malmborg

Votes: 135

42. Mending Hugo's Heart (2017)

119 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.4
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Young university student Hugo (Gustav Lindh) falls in love with promising violinist Agnes (Evin Ahmad), but something happens that changes his life completely. Moving on, the story turns ... See full summary »

Director: Helena Bergström | Stars: Gustav Lindh, Molly Nutley, Tomas von Brömssen, Aliette Opheim

Votes: 354

43. She Monkeys (2011)

Not Rated | 84 min | Drama, Sport

5.5
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Two adolescent girls on an equine acrobatics team form an intimate friendship that becomes threatened by their competitive nature.

Director: Lisa Aschan | Stars: Mathilda Paradeiser, Linda Molin, Isabella Lindquist, Sergej Merkusjev

Votes: 2,338

44. Imad's Childhood (2021)

77 min | Documentary

7.7
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After two and a half years in captivity, Imad, his little brother Idan, and their mother Ghazala are released into a displaced persons' camp in Kurdistan. Healing from the trauma is hard ... See full summary »

Director: Zahavi Sanjavi

Votes: 15

45. Nina Frisk (2007)

83 min | Comedy

5.0
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Nina Frisk is a flight attendant who loves flying. She is happy above the clouds, far away from her dysfunctional family and superficial love life. But then one day Nina meets Marcus and ... See full summary »

Director: Maria Blom | Stars: Sofia Helin, Daniel Götschenhjelm, Vilde Helmerson, Sven Ahlström

Votes: 748

46. The Temptation of St. Tony (2009)

114 min | Drama, Fantasy, Mystery

7.1
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A mid-level manager who develops an aversion to being "good" finds himself confronting the mysteries of middle-age and morality as he loses grasp of what was once his quiet life.

Director: Veiko Õunpuu | Stars: Taavi Eelmaa, Ravshana Kurkova, Tiina Tauraite, Sten Ljunggren

Votes: 1,271 | Gross: $0.00M

47. Big Boys Gone Bananas!* (2011)

90 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama

7.6
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54 Metascore

Dole Food Company wages a campaign to prevent a pair of Swedish film-makers from showing their documentary about a lawsuit against the company.

Director: Fredrik Gertten | Stars: Fredrik Gertten, Alex Rivera, Alfonso Allende, Arvid Jurjaks

Votes: 974

48. Videocracy (2009)

Not Rated | 85 min | Documentary

6.5
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60 Metascore

A look at segments of the Italian population who are consumed with celebrity worship.

Director: Erik Gandini | Stars: Silvio Berlusconi, Flavio Briatore, Fabio Calvi, Riccardo Canevali

Votes: 1,851 | Gross: $0.02M

49. Merry Christmas, Yiwu (2020)

93 min | Documentary

6.6
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Communist ideals have long lost their value in Yiwu, a city with 600 Christmas factories, in which Christmas as we know it is produced for the entire world. With rising wages, the workers ... See full summary »

Director: Mladen Kovacevic | Stars: Cui Jiaojiao, Luo Jiaqi, Fang Libao, Li Mapeng

Votes: 67

50. Himlens hjärta (2008)

Not Rated | 95 min | Drama

6.8
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Two couples, old friends, end up in a heated debate over adultery at a dinner party.

Director: Simon Staho | Stars: Mikael Persbrandt, Lena Endre, Jakob Eklund, Maria Lundqvist

Votes: 672


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