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Scandinavia House screening Wallander films in New York
Posted 2006-06-22
Krister Henriksson as Kurt WallanderThe American-Scandinavian Foundation is screening four Kurt Wallander films from the Yellow Bird series at Scandinavia House in New York. This is an excellent chance for fans of Henning Mankell's mystery series to see how actors Krister Henriksson, Johanna Sällström and Ola Rapace have brought the characters from the novels to life.

The following films will be shown:

  The Brothers
Wednesday, June 21, 6:30 pm & Thursday, June 22, 2:30 pm

The African
Wednesday, June 28, 6:30 pm & Friday, June 30, 2:30 pm

Wednesday, July 5, 6:30 pm & Thursday, July 6, 2:30 pm

The Photographer
Wednesday, July 12, 6:30 pm & Thursday, July 13, 2:30 pm


If you're interested in attending, their address and contact information is:

  Scandinavia House
58 Park Avenue (between 37th and 38th Streets)
New York, NY 10016

Tel: (212) 879-9779


You can get more information about the screenings, including a synopsis of each film, at the Scandinavia House web site.