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The Square

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Original title
The Square
Running time
142 min.
Sweden Sweden
Ruben Östlund
Fredrik Wenzel
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Plattform Produktion / arte France Cinéma / Coproduction Office
Comedy. Drama | Black Comedy
Synopsis / Plot
Christian, manager of a contemporary art museum, is responsible for an exhibition called 'The Square', which promotes human and altruistic values. When he hires a PR firm to create buzz around the installation, the publicity produces a public racket.
2017: Academy Awards: Nominated for Best Foreign Language Film
2017: Cannes Film Festival: Golden Palm - Best Film
2017: Golden Globes: Nominated for Best Foreign Language Film
2017: European Film Awards: 6 Awards including Best Film & Director
2017: National Board of Review (NBR): Top Five Foreing Films
2017: Critics Choice Awards: Nominated for Best Foreign Language Film
2017: Satellite Awards: Nominated for Best Foreign Language Film
2017: British Independent Film Awards (BIFA): Nom. for Best International Indep. Film
2017: Chicago Film Critics Awards: Best Foreign Language Film
2017: Goya Awards: Best European Film
2017: César Awards: Nominated for Best Foreign Film
2017: David di Donatello Awards: Best European Union Film
2017: Guldbagge Awards (Sweden): Best Director & Best Cinematography. 6 Nom.
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