2 April 2022, Riverside Studios
Proud to give you an
Proud to give you an update on the Nordic Focus fundraiser. We managed to have 141 ticket buyers. We collected 10% of the total box office to be sent to the Ukraine Embassy's fundraising platform, WITH UKRAINE. A total of £130.95. You're still able to support our fundraiser via this link https://www.withukraine.org/
Every little helps!
Join South Social Film Festival for an immersive journey into the Nordic countries, with a day of regional food, drink, music and independent cinema on Saturday 2nd April 2022 at Riverside Studios in Hammersmith.
At 3pm the festival begins with the premiere of two Faroese films, the first, a timeless short film inspired by true events and winner of 44 international awards, Trøllabeiggi (Brother Troll) by Gudmund Helmsdal. The second, SKÁL by Cecilie Debell and Marie Tórgarð, their debut film and topical documentary about growing up in the Faroe Islands.
At 8pm a sneak preview dedicated to Finland, Cannes Grand Prix winner Compartment no 6 by Juho Kuosmanen. You'll be treated with a Nordic cocktail and live music by Faroese Hip Hop artist, Trygvi Danielsen and poet Tania O. Hausen.
The day ticket is £23 which includes all 3 screenings, cocktail & performance, concessions available.
NORDIC FOCUS is promoted by the Representation of the Faroe Islands, the Faroese Film Institute, Film Hub London, Film London, BFI FAN and promoted by the Embassy of Finland.
UPDATE: We are coming together in solidarity with Ukraine to raise funds for humanitarian aid.
You can now donate directly by buying a ticket to our upcoming event, Nordic Focus Film Festival, Saturday 2 April, we'll give 10% of each sale to an Ukrainian relief fundraising. Every ticket sale counts.
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