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THE YARD Receives 3 of the Main Awards at Swedish Guldbagge!

THE YARD by Måns Månsson receives 3 of the main awards at the Swedish Guldbagge Film Awards for:

Best Actor in a Leading Role - Anders Mossling

Best Cinematography - Ita Zbroniec-Zajt

Best Sound/ Sound Design - Patrik Strömdahl.

Congrats to the Anagram team!

www.filminstitutet.se/en/about-us/press-service/press-archive/2017/guldawards2017_winner/

 

STRAWBERRY DAYS at EFM (click here)

 STRAWBERRY DAYS to get its premiere market screening at EFM (click here for Press Release)

 

7 Nominations for THE YARD and GIRLS LOST in the Gulbagge Gala (Swedish Oscars)!

We are proud to annouce that THE YELLOW AFFAIR's Swedish films THE YARD and GIRLS LOST have been nominated for 7 awards in the Guldbagge Gala (Swedish Oscars). Congratulations to all the talent!

Best Director

Alexandra-Therese Keining

for Girls Lost/Pojkarna

Best Actress in a Leading Role

Tuva Jagell

for the role as Kim in Girls Lost/Pojkarna

 

Best Actror in a Leading Role 

Anders Mossling

for the role as 11811 in The Yard/Yarden

 

Best Screenplay

Sara Nameth

for the screenplay for The Yard/Yarden


Best Cinematography

Ita Zbroniec-Zajt

for cinematography in The Yard/Yarden

 

Best Sound/Sound design

Patrik Strömdahl

for the sound on The Yard/Yarden

 

Best Original Score

Sophia Ersson

for Girls Lost/Pojkarna

 

Wishing You a Happy Holiday Season!

 We at The Yellow Affair wish all of you a Happy Holiday Season and thank you for collaboration in 2016. We are looking forward to seeing everyone in 2017 starting with Gothenburg and then Berlin!

TYA take new thriller '5 WOMEN' to AFM (click here)

 Miira Paasilinna of The Yellow Affair will be at AFM in Santa Monica taking meetings from the 2nd till the 7th of November. You can find Miira at the European Film Promotion umbrella office in the Loews Hotel, 8th floor office number 817/ 819.

Check out our new film 5 WOMEN here

And click here for our full AFM LINE-UP

The Yellow Affair at Mipcom / Junior 2016 (CLICK HERE)

 Chris Howard of The Yellow Affair will be attending the Mipcom, located at the Media Umbrella Stand, P4.B1 and available for meetings from Monday, Oct 17 thru Wednesday, October 19.

Please email chris@yellowaffair.com for meetings.

FOR FULL MIPCOM LINE-UP CLICK HERE

THE YELLOW AFFAIR PREPARE FOR TIFF 2016! (click here)

 Chris Howard of The Yellow Affair will be attending the Toronto International Film Festival and taking meetings from the morning of Sept 8 to the morning of Sept 13 in the Hyatt Regency, Mezzanine level, Industry Lounge.

CLICK HERE TO SEE THE FULL LINE-UP FOR TIFF

 

 

Premiere of THE GIRL KING in Germany 21st of July

THE GIRL KING by Mika Kaurismäki will have its German premiere on the 21st of June. The film is distributed by NFP. The film's German co-producer is Starhaus Produktion.

For more information: www.thegirlking-derfilm.de

 

BRIAN COX in ‘THE CARER’ & ‘THE MINE’ AT EDINBURGH IFF (click here)

 THE CARER, starring Brian Cox, Emiia Fox and Anna Chancellor, is having its UK premiere in the ‘Best of British’ section of this year's Edinburgh International Film Festival. THE CARER has been picked up for distribution in UK  by Cinefile, who will be releasing the film theatrically throughout the UK and Ireland following the Edinburgh premiere. In addition to THE CARER, The Yellow Affair is also proud to announce THE MINE, featuring at Edinburgh as a part of this year’s Finnish film focus.

CLICK HERE FOR FULL PRESS RELEASE

GIRLS LOST (Ecrans Juniors) and UNINDIAN (Cinéma Antipodes) AT CANNES (click here)

 Alexandra Therese Keining’s GIRLS LOST - already a multi festival award winner having featured at, amongst others, Toronto, Rome & Rotterdam - has been selected for ‘Cannes Ecrans Juniors’. Meanwhile, UNINDIAN, a spicey rom com about cultural differences, will feature in this year's Cinéma des Antipodes.

CLICK HERE FOR FULL PRESS RELEASE

GIRLS LOST nominated for EFA Young Audience Award

GIRLS LOST by Alexandra-Therese Keining has been nominated for the European Film Academy Young Audience Award.

www.europeanfilmacademy.org/News-detail.155.0.html

 

'THE YARD' WINS LORENS AWARD (PRODUCER) IN GOTHENBURG (click here)

The Yard, which will feature in next week's Berlinale Forum, has won an award at this year's Gothenburg International Film Festival. The award is handed out each year to producers for their outstanding current productions. 

The jury's motivation: The award goes to a producer who demonstrates a lot of courage and a strong intuition above the ordinary. In a well executed and consistent film with a strong internal drive, the harsh reality is portrayed with a unique artistic expression that blooms into poetry.
The winner of the Lorens Award 2016 is: Emma Åkesdotter Ronge, for Yarden

'THE YARD' TO FEATURE IN BERLINALE FORUM (click here)

  THE YARD, a compelling Swedish drama about a fallen poet lost in the mundane world of unskilled work, is to feature at this year’s Berlinale in the Forum Section (see screenings below). This follows its selection as opening film in Gothenburg (selected in the Dragon Awards Competition).

 

SEE FULL PRESS RELEASE HERE

'THE YARD' and 'THE MINE' selected for Dragon Awards Competition in Gothenburg (Click here)

CLICK HERE FOR THE PRESS RELEASE

PRINCESS wins Best Debut Feature at Raindance 2015 (click here)

 See what THE MIRROR has to say about PRINCESS here

Most Popular Film and best actress - THE GIRL KING in Montreal (click here)

 Malin Buska, for her role as Queen Kristina in Mika Kaurismäki's film THE GIRL KING, has won the Best Actress Award at The 39th World Film Festival in Montreal. THE GIRL KING, upon its world premiere in Montreal, also won the Audience Award for Most Popular Film.

full press release here

GIRLS LOST AT TIFF, NEW ACQUISITION UNINDIAN AND THE GIRL KING AT MONTREAL (click here)

 The Yellow Affair team is heading to both Montreal (where UNINDIAN and THE GIRL KING are selected), and Toronto (where GIRLS LOST will be featuring). We will also have a market screening for our New Release THE CARER in Toronto. Miira Paasilinna will be attending Montreal and will take meetings in the Hyatt Regency from Sept 3 - 7. Chris Howard will be attending Toronto and taking meetings in CN Tower/ Rogers Center, 236 Wellington Street West from Sept 10 - 15.

For meetings email contact@yellowaffair.comSee below for all screening times and links to films

 

CLICK HERE FOR FULL MONTREAL / TORONTO LINE-UP

GIRLS LOST TO WORLD PREMIERE IN TORONTO (click here)

 GIRLS LOST will have its world premiere in the Contemporary World Cinema Section of Toronto International Film Festival 2015. The film - a provocative, pacey story surrounding themes of gender and sexual identity - is based on an August prize-winning novel, and follows director Alexandra-Therese Keining’s internationally successful debut KISS ME. (full press release click here)

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The Yellow Affair team prepares for Cannes (click here for line-up)

The Yellow Affair team will be at the usual place in Cannes at the Scandinavian terrace, la Croisette 55. 

You can meet us at Cannes from the 13th till 21st of May. For meetings please email contact@yellowaffair.com.

Market screening times:

GIRLS LOST (by invitation only)

  • Saturday, 16.5. 12:00 at Palais G
  • Monday, 18.5, 9.30 at Palais D

THE GIRL KING (by invitation only)

  • Modnay, 18.5. 13:30 at Star 3

Please email karoliina@yellowaffair.com to reserve a seat for the screenings.

CLICK HERE FOR THE YELLOW AFFAIR'S CANNES LINE-UP