16 films Found
Despite its reputation as a cosy left-leaning country, Sweden’s liberal immigration policy has divided opinion within its population. Now, the general election has brought simmering resentments to the fore.
In Sweden, waste incineration plants convert excess and non-recycled rubbish into energy. The Swedish government classifies this process as recycling, but is this form of waste disposal really sustainable?
Albin Eriksson initially seems just like any other energetic and curious young boy, however he is unique. He is the first child ever born from a transplanted womb, donated by his grandmother to his mother.
On the Swedish island of Gotland, the prospect of expanding industry at the expense of the environment raises tensions. This short film explores the dichotomy between promoting the economy or the environment.
Sweden has long been a world leader in equality between the sexes. But while Swedish women enjoy more rights than most, nearly half will face physical or sexual violence, usually from a partner or family member.
Sweden is usually seen as the bastion of tolerance, taking on the most refugees per capita in Europe. But the rise of the far-right is stirring up anti-immigration feelings. One town think they've found an answer.
Julian Assange's prolonged presence in the Ecuadorian embassy in London is creating headaches for the UK and Ecuador. With five countries drawn into the debate over his future, what options does he now have?
Whilst most European economies are crumbling under the debt crisis one country is bucking the trend, proving that austerity measures can simultaneously inspire growth and make a nation proud.