Nordic Film Thursdays: PALME

The Scandinavian House in cooperation with Evald Cinema and CinemArt within the Nordic Film Thursdays project presents the Swedish documentary

PALME (Sweden, 2012, 103 min)

Director: Kristina Lindström, Maud Nycander

Starring: Olof Palme, Lisbet Palme, Ingmar Bergman, Fidel Castro, Shirley MacLaine, Barbra Streisand, Benny Andersson, Michail Sergejevič Gorbačov, George Harrison, Jacqueline Kennedy, John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Richard Nixon, Ronald Reagan, Pete Seeger, Ringo Starr, Max von Sydow


It’s been 30 years since the February night 1986 when Olof Palme was shot dead on the streets of Stockholm, changing Sweden forever overnight. Palme is the film about his life and times, and about the Sweden he helped to create. A man who changed history. The film focuses on the person of Olof Palme who has been overshadowed by his (still unsolved) sudden death. It contains never before shown material from Palmes family, private snapshots and family movies.

In Swedish with Czech subtitles.

Admission: 110 CZK
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The Nordic Film Thursdays project has been supported by Prague City Hall. The screening is held in cooperation with the Embassy of Sweden in Prague, the Swedish Film Institute and the Swedish Institute.