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Sweden, Swedish, 102 mins

Original Title

  • Director: Gabriela Pichler
  • Writer: Gabriela Pichler; Jonas Hassen Khemiri
  • Producer: Anna-Maria Kantarius

CGiii Comment

When the arrival of a chain store with hundreds of job appears on the horizon for a fictitious working-class town in Sweden, Aida and Dana become documentarians and capture the heart and diversity of the community to lobby for the store. This humorous, must-see film reflects on the beauty of immigrant families, the impact of globalization, and the agency of filmmaking. Gabriela Pichler's direction draws out the courage and power of youth with charming, vulnerable performances from Zahraa Aldoujaili and Yara Aliadotter.


Cast & Characters

Zahraa Aldoujaili as Aida
Yara Aliadotter as Dana
Fredrik Dahl as Musse
Shada Ismaeel as Aidas moster
Maria Nohra as Noor
Susanne Hedman as Läraren Kerstin
Jan Cruseman as Filmaren Roland
Mimmi Fasth as Kommuntjänsteman Lisa
Hans Neumayer as Kommunchef Bengt
Hans Andersson as Kommuntjänsteman Lars-Erik
Anna Andersson as Kommuntjänsteman Margareta
Joakim Adriansson as Kommuntjänsteman Dan
Rukmalene Dahl as Musses mamma
Persin Abdulrahman as Danas mamma
Boban Petrovski as Danas bonuspappa

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