From Jan. 11 - March 15 - mostly on Wednesdays - The American Swedish Institute's 2017 "Frozen in Film" Winter Film Series highlights the work of Swedish filmmakers and a compilation from the Uppsala, Sweden International Short Film Festival.
WED., JANUARY 25, Bikes vs. Cars – 6:30 p.m. Director: Fredrik Gertten; The bicycle can be an amazing tool for change. Climate change and never-ending gridlocks are a catalyst for people in cities around the world take on the bicycle as a Do-It-Yourself solution. Road rage and poor city planning creates daily hazards for bicyclists, and now they demand safe lanes.
• February 8: Viskan Miracles – 1p.m. • February 12: Twin Cities Jewish Film Festival – 2pm ($5 advance/$10 door) • February 22: Nice People – 6:30 p.m. • March 8: Short Films Compilation – 1 p.m. • March 15: Short Films Compilation – 6:30 p.m. Directors: Kristina Lindström, Fredrik Gertten, John O. Olsson, Dvorit Shargal, Karin af Klintberg and Anders Helgeson
Presented with the ASI’s Kaffestuga Friends, the Somali Museum of Minnesota and the Jewish Community Relations Council: Minnesota and the Dakotas