The Giant (2016) This film is promoted by the international department of the Swedish Film Institute

Swedish title:JättenMore
Director:Johannes Nyholm
Producer:Maria Dahlin, Morten Kjems Hytten Juhl
Screenplay:Johannes Nyholm
Cinematography:Johan Lundborg
Cast:Christian Andrén, Johan Kylén, Anna BjelkerudMore
Awards:The Guldbagge Award, Festival Award, Greta Award (Swedish Association of Film Critics award)More
Length:86 minutes More
Classification:Allowed from age 11 More
Country:Sverige, Danmark
Production company:Garagefilm International AB, BeoFilmMore
Distributor in Sweden:Triart Film ABMore
Swedish release:2016-10-14
Plot summary:
A film about Rikard, age 30. He is autistic and severely disfigured. He lives in a home for disabled people. He was separated from his mother as a three-year-old, and this continues to torment him today. To deal with life's trials, Rikard escapes into a fantasy world in which he's a 50-metre-tall giant.
Photo:  © Peo Olsson