THE QUIET ONE

Swedish title: The quiet one

Doc I 2011 I 29 min I Swedish

In a Stockholm suburb, children from all over the world go to a special school to learn Swedish before being transferred to ordinary schools. All of them have just arrived in Sweden. Maryam is the last to arrive and has not yet acquired language skills or made friends in her new environment. She is six years old and has fled from Iran with her mother.

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PROD INFO

DIRECTORS

Ina Holmqvist
Emelie Wallgren

DOP

Camilla Skagerström

EDITORS

Alice Ilmenska
Jesper Svedin

SOUND DESIGN

Nils Olsson

PRODUCERs

Ina Holmqvist
Emelie Wallgren

PRODUCTION COORDINATOR

Anna Weitz

COMPOSER

Thomas Jansson

GRAPHIC DESIGN

Sara Frisk
Alexis Holmqvist

Cinema distribution in Sweden by Folkets Bio and Filmcentrum

FESTIVALS

Which Human Rights Film Festival, Istanbul Documentarist, 2015 
Against Gravity/Planete Doc, Warzawa, 2014 
CNEX Taipei Documentary Film Festival, Official Selection, Taipei, 2013 
Concorto Film Festival, Official Selection, Pontenure, 2013 
Olympia International Film Festival for Children and Young People, Official Selection, Athens, 2012 
Nordisk Panorama, Nordic Documentary Award, Oulu, 2012 
Irish Film Institute, Official Selection, Dublin, 2012 
Munich Film Festival, Official Selection, Munich, 2012 
DOXA Documentary Film Festival, Official Selection, Vancouver, 2012 Hot Docs, Short Documentary Competition, Toronto, 2012 
Visions du Réel, Nyon, 2012 
Go Short International Short Film Festival, European Competition, Nijmegen, 2012 
One World International Film Festival, Official Selection, Prague, 2012 
Berlinale, Berlin International Film Festival, Official Selection, 2012 
IDFA, International Documentary Festival Amsterdam, Official Selection, 2011 
Tempo Documentary Festival, Best Short Award, 2012

AWARDS



Tempo Short Award, Tempo Documentary Film Festival, Stockholm 2012
Nordic Documentary Competition, Nordisk Panorama, Finland 2012
Audience award, Uppsala Internationella Kortfilmfestival, Sweden 2012

 


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Svonni vs SkatteverketBy Maria Fredriksson

The Gullspång miracleBy Maria Fredriksson

Kvinna på gränsenBy Ellen Fiske

HotetBy Maria Fredriksson

ÖdesårenBy Martina Carlstedt

WastelandBY DANIEL MILTON

HundgårdenBY MARTINA CARLSTEDT

Jag ringer pappaBy Martina Carlstedt & Ina Holmqvist

Ett jävla paradisBy Maria Fredriksson

Jag ringer mammaBY MARTINA CARLSTEDT & INA HOLMQVIST

Alla bara längtarBY MARTINA CARLSTEDT

TjejskjutsenBY Ina Holmqvist

Afternoon TeaBy Maria Fredriksson

Tangokungens dotterBy Ina Holmqvist

The Love AgencyBY MARTINA CARLSTEDT

Coffee TimeBY MARIA FREDRIKSSON

Micke & TommyBY MARTINA CARLSTEDT

ClaesBY MARTINA CARLSTEDT

Så NäraBy Ina Holmqvist & Emelie Wallgren

DrömresanBY MARIA FREDRIKSSON

Medan tid ärBY MARIA FREDRIKSSON