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Film, "The Last Sentence": A Famous Critic of the Nazis Gets All the Ladies

"The Last Sentence": A Famous Critic of the Nazis Gets All the Ladies

Jan Troell's drama The Last Sentence follows the travails of real-life Swedish journalist, anti-fascist, and incorrigible dog person Torgny Segerstedt (Jesper Christensen) during World War II. The elderly Segerstedt was an outspoken opponent against the rise of Nazism, openly insulting…
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Calendar, Night&Day Say Västerbotten!

Say Västerbotten!

Lovely to look at but too slow to get lost in, Jan Troell's new movie is a tribute to still photography filtered through a portrait of working-class life wracked by war and want in early 20th century Sweden. Written by…
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Film, <i>Everlasting Moments</i>: Camera Ready

Everlasting Moments: Camera Ready

Lovely to look at but too slow and deliberate to get lost in, Jan Troell's Everlasting Moments is a tribute to still photography filtered through a portrait of working-class life wracked by war and want in early-20th-century Sweden. Written by…
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