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Film i Väst (Firm)

Overview
Works: 93 works in 206 publications in 5 languages and 19,446 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Detective and mystery films  Crime films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Disaster films  Science fiction films  History 
Roles: Producer, Publisher, Other, prn
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Film i Väst (Firm)
 
Most widely held works by Film i Väst (Firm)
The girl with the dragon tattoo by Niels Arden Oplev( Visual )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Swedish and English and held by 1,872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forty years ago, Henrik Vanger disappeared from a family gathering on the island owned and inhabited by the powerful Vanger clan. Her body was never found, yet her uncle is convinced it was murder and that the killer is a member of his own tightly knit but dysfunctional family. He employs disgraced financial journalist Mikael Blomkvist and the tattooed, ruthless computer hacker Lisbeth Salander to investigate. When the pair link Henrik's disappearance to a number of grotesque murders from almost forty years ago, they begin to unravel a dark and appalling family history. But the Vanger's are a secretive clan, and Blomkvist and Salander are about to find out just how far they are prepared to go to protect themselves
Flickan som lekte med elden = The girl who played with fire by Daniel Alfredson( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in Swedish and English and held by 1,603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this second film based on Larsson's Millennium trilogy, Mikael Blomkvist's journalistic protégé and his activist girlfriend are delving into a sex-trafficking ring whose patrons who are highly placed in the political establishment. When the couple are brutally murdered, the gun found in their apartment has Lisbeth's fingerprints on it, and Lisbeth and Mikael embark on parallel manhunts. Mikael is simultaneously aided and obstructed by a shambling detective named Bublanski, while Lisbeth is drawn toward fresh dangers connected to a rotten, unresolved past. The film captures both the beautiful, lugubrious Swedish landscape and the existential mood of contemporary northern Europe, trapped between the info-capitalist future and the ideological prisons of the past
Stieg Larssons Luftslottet som sprängdes = Stieg Larsson's The girl who kicked the hornet's nest by Daniel Alfredson( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Swedish and held by 1,412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two seriously injured people arrive at the emergency ward of the Sahlgrensa hospital in Gothenburg. Lisbeth Salander has a bullet in her head and needs immediate surgery, while Alexander Zalachenko has been attacked with an axe. Lisbeth wants revenge--against the men who tried to kill her, and the government that nearly destroyed her life. First, she must escape from the ICU and exculpate herself of murder charges against her. Mikael Blomkvist, meanwhile, is writing an article exposing the Swedish government and the secret service. Together, there is a chance for truth and justice to prevail, and finally, for Lisbeth Salander to put her past behind her
Melancholia by Lars von Trier( Visual )

12 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Justine (Kirsten Dunst) and Michael (Alexander Skarsgåard) celebrate their marriage at a sumptuous party in the home of Justine's sister Claire (Charlotte Gainsbourg), and brother-in-law John (Kiefer Sutherland). Despite Claire's best efforts, the wedding is a fiasco with family tensions mounting and relationships fraying. Meanwhile, a planet called Melancholia is heading directly towards Earth threatening the very existence of humankind"--Container
En man som heter Ove = A man called Ove by Rolf Lassgård( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in Swedish and English and held by 1,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ove, a grumpy, isolated retiree who spends his days enforcing block association rules and visiting his wife's grave, decides to give up on life until an unlikely friendship develops with a boisterous young family that moves in next door
Dancer in the dark by Lars von Trier( Visual )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in English and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selma, a Czechoslovakian immigrant, is a single mother working in a factory in rural America circa 1964. She is also afflicted by a hereditary disease, which will cost her her sight. Determined to protect her 10-year-old son from the same fate, Selma is saving her money to get him an operation. In the evenings, Selma escapes by rehearsing for a production of The Sound of Music with her best friend. When a neighbor betrays her trust, Selma's life spirals out of control and the lines between reality and fantasy blur
En kongelig affære = A royal affair by Nikolaj Arcel( Visual )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in Danish and held by 914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The passionate and forbidden romance between Johann Friedrich Struensee, the royal physician, and the young but strong-willed Queen Caroline Mathilda, wife of the mad Danish king Christian VII, leads to a revolution that changes an entire nation
Jagten by Thomas Vinterberg( Visual )

10 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in Danish and English and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucas is a former school teacher who has been forced to start over having overcome a tough divorce and the loss of his job. Just as things are starting to go his way, his life is shattered when an untruthful remark throws his small community into a collective state of hysteria. As the lie spreads, Lucas is forced to fight a lonely fight for his life and dignity
Kon-Tiki by Joachim Roenning( Visual )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Norwegian explorer Thor Heyerdahl crossed the Pacific Ocean in a balsa wood raft in 1947, together with five men, to prove that South Americans back in pre-Columbian times could have crossed the sea to settle on Polynesian islands. After gathering financing for the trip with loans and donations, they set off on an epic 101-day-long journey across eight thousand kilometers, all while the world was watching
Diana by Paul Anka( Visual )

8 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look into the private realm of one the world's most iconic and inescapably public women in the last two years of her meteoric life, and explores the Princess of Wales' final rite of passage: a secret love affair with Pakistani heart surgeon Hasnat Khan
Bølgen = The wave by Ron Jones( Visual )

5 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in Norwegian and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The experienced geologist Kristian Eikfjord has accepted a job offer out of town. He is getting ready to move from the city of Geiranger with his family, when he and his colleagues measure small geological changes in the underground. Kristian gets worried and his worst nightmare is about to come true, when the alarm goes off and the disaster is inevitable. With less than 10 minutes to react, it becomes a race against time in order to save as many as possible including his own family
1,000 times good night by Harald Rosenløw-Eeg( Visual )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On assignment while photographing a female suicide bomber in Kabul, Rebecca, one of the world's top war photojournalists, gets badly hurt. Back home, another bomb drops as her husband and daughters give her an ultimatum: her work or her family
Trishna( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trishna lives with her family in a village in Rajasthan and works in a resort to help pay the family bills. Jay is the wealthy son of a property developer. When Jay takes up managing resorts, he meets Trishna and wins her affection. They move to Mumbai, but problems arise when his deep family bond threatens their bliss
Filth by James McAvoy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A corrupted police officer is in line for a promotion and will stop at nothing to get what he wants. While solving a brutal murder, he makes sure to turn his colleagues against one another to ruin their ambitions. By stealing their wives and exposing their secrets the cop starts to lose himself in the web of deceit he created
Eu când vreau sǎ fluier, fluier = If I want to whistle, I whistle by Florin Şerban( Visual )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in Romanian and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silviu has only two weeks left before his release from a hostile juvenile detention center. But when his mother, who abandoned him long ago returns to take his younger brother away--a brother Silviu raised like a son--those two weeks become an eternity. While his outcries for help fall on deaf ears, he is introcuced to a beautiful social worker that he can only dream of being close to. Faced with a slew of conflicting emotions and wild with desperation, Silviu is driven to a surprising act of defiance as he makes a last grasp for freedom
Vi är bäst!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in Swedish and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stockholm, the 1980s: Three teen girls decide to form a punk band, despite only one being a musician, not having any instruments, and being told by everyone that punk is dead. Focused on stirring things up in the world, but without a clue, the trio is a tribute to DIY culture and the power of rebellion
Kisses by Lance Daly( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being abused by their dysfunctional families, pre-teen neighbors Dylan and Kylie decide to run away from home on Christmas Eve. The two set off in search of Dylan's brother who had made his own escape two years prior. At first Dublin is a colorful kaleidoscope of wonder and mystery, but as the night wears on, the city takes on a darker character, and the two must rely on the kindness of strangers and Bob Dylan's wisdom to persevere. After that night on the streets of inner-city Dublin, the children's dreams have dissolved and they decide to return home, but only after swearing eternal friendship
Easy money by Daniel Espinosa( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in Swedish and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lower-class business student JW falls in love with a sexy heiress while living a double life mingling with Stockholm's wealthy elite. To keep up the facade of his lifestyle, he's lured into a world of crime. Jorge is a petty fugitive on the run from both the police and the Serbian mafia. He hopes that brokering a massive cocaine deal will allow him to escape for good Mafia enforcer Mrado is on the hunt for Jorge, but his efforts are complicated when he's unexpectedly saddled with caring for his young daughter. As JW's journey ventures deeper into the dark world of organized crime, the fate of all three men becomes entangled and ends with a dramatic struggle for life and death
Every thing will be fine by Wim Wenders( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama that charts the emotional odyssey of a struggling novelist whose life is turned upside down one wintry night following a fatal car accident. The incident sets him on a soul-searching, decades-long journey toward redemption, a quest that profoundly touches the lives of both his girlfriend and the accident victim's mother
 
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Dancer in the dark
Alternative Names
Film in West (Firm)

Film in West (Firma)

Trollywood (Firm)

Trollywood (Firma)

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