WED—October 18—7 PM
$13 ($8 ASF Members)
109 min. | In Swedish with English subtitles.

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This fall at Scandinavia House, experience Nordic comedy at its darkest with “Svart Humor”! “If there’s a dead body in Denmark, someone is going to make a joke about it,” director Anders Jensen once said; Nordic comedies are as known for their deadpan, dry wit as for their occasionally noir subject matter, celebrating the “svart/sort” (dark) side of life’s hilarities.

On October 18, see the Day By Day (Sweden, 2022)the newest film from The 100-Year-Old-Man director Felix Herngren!

In this life-affirming tale about it never being too late to make changes in your life, five very different people come together on a campervan trip from Gothenburg to Switzerland to honor an old man’s last wish. Cross-generation friendships develop, love arrives in twilight years, and life-changing decisions are made.

Nominated for the 2022 Guldbagge Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role (Sven Wollter).

About the Director

Felix Tobias Herngren (born 4 February 1967), is a Swedish director, actor, writer and comedian. He is known for creating and acting in the Swedish television drama-comedy series Solsidan.

Herngren directed and wrote the film The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared which has been screened in more than 40 countries and grossing more than $50 million worldwide.