How 'Battle of the Sexes' Flubbed Its
VICEHow 'Battle of the Sexes' Flubbed Its Lesbian StorylineVICEBut I'm a Cheerleader, Lukas Moodysson's Fucking Amal, and Abdellatif Kechiche's Blue is the Warmest Color. But it's all too frequent that major Hollywood films stumble like Battle of the Sexes did, and other queer women have pointed out that films ...and more »
Posted on 11 October 2017 | 3:25 pm
International Newswire: HBO Nordic, Turner
VarietyInternational Newswire: HBO Nordic, Turner Launch New OTT Toonix BrandVariety... OTT market which places a high premium on children's entertainment. HBO Europe and Netflix both announced their first commissioned original series last month, HBO's a comedy-drama, “Gosta,” from reputed filmmaker Lukas Moodysson (“Mammoth”).and more »
Posted on 3 October 2017 | 10:45 am
HBO Espana Orders Original Series on Basque
VarietyHBO Espana Orders Original Series on Basque Conflict 'Patria' (EXCLUSIVE)VarietyConfirmation of first details on an HBO España series comes two days after HBO Nordic announced production on its first original series,“Gosta,” a comedy-drama about a child psychologist created by Swedish filmmaker Lukas Moodysson. Both “Patria” and ...and more »
Posted on 21 September 2017 | 2:14 am
5 things you didn't know about Lukas
Monsters and Critics.com5 things you didn't know about Lukas MoodyssonMonsters and Critics.comMoodysson is a novelist, short story writer and film director from Sweden, who is a big name in Scandinavia. His new Scandinavian series for HBO will be called Gosta, with Moodysson writing and directing all eight episodes. It will follow a child ...HBO Nordic to film comedy series in SwedenKFTVall 2 news articles »
Posted on 20 September 2017 | 6:35 am
The Skarsgård Impact? HBO Signs Its First
Refinery29The Skarsgård Impact? HBO Signs Its First Scandinavian SeriesRefinery29It is written and directed by Lukas Moodysson, who is, as they say, big in Europe. He previously wrote and directed Show Me Love, for which he won the Swedish equivalent of the Academy Award, as well as the dark drama Lilya 4-Ever. Gosta shouldn't be ...
Posted on 19 September 2017 | 1:28 pm
Strand Releasing Acquires U.S. Rights to
"This film captures a delicate coming-of-age tale, much like Lukas Moodyson's classic, 'Show me Love,'" said Jon Gerrans of Strand Releasing in a statement. Strand plans to release "The Summer of Sangaile" late this summer.
Posted on 11 March 2015 | 9:22 am
Lukas Moodysson’s film about three teenage
Was this one instance when it was important to be liked? Lukas Moodysson laughs. The couple appreciated she’d made a wonderful book they both liked but he had turned it into something else. “It’s not like the film is the perfect version of the book ...
Posted on 16 September 2014 | 1:00 pm
A Sweet, Innocent Movie About Punk Fuckin'
Movies about kids fail because adults refuse to remember both the worst and best parts of being a child. Swedish director Lukas Moodysson probably confronted a lot of negativity when he decided to adapt his wife Coco Moodysson's graphic novel Never ...
Posted on 10 June 2014 | 6:00 pm
A Girls' Punk Rock Band
Lukas Moodysson’s We Are the Best! (Vi är bäst!) starts on a scene showing the adult world and then zooms in to find its barely-teenage protagonists. This visual technique, used several times, locates Bobo (Mira Barkhammar) in a sea of guests mingling ...
Posted on 30 May 2014 | 12:45 am
Lukas Moodysson recaptures joy of filmmaking
Just don't call it a feel-good movie. "Feel-good movie is something that I've never gotten," said director Lukas Moodysson, 45, during a recent phone call from his home in Malmö, Sweden. "I think it's a group of young people who are sort of neglected and ...
Posted on 24 May 2014 | 5:29 am