A Man Called Ove

Showtimes: Sunday, April 9
$12 public | $10 members

59 year old Ove is the block’s grumpy man who several years earlier was deposed as president of the condominium association, but he could not give a damn about being deposed and therefore keeps looking over the neighborhood with an iron fist. When pregnant Parvaneh and her family moves into the terraced house opposite and accidentally backs into Ove’s mailbox it turns out to be an unexpected friendship. A drama comedy about unexpected friendship, love and the importance of surrounding yourself with the proper tools.

Released: 2016
Country: Sweden
Director: Hannes Holm
Writer:s: Hannes Holm, Fredrik Backman
Stars: Rolf Lassgard, Bahar Pars, Filip Berg
Running Time: 94 minutes
Language: Swedish-Persian
Rated: PG-13
Subtitles: English

Nominated for two Academy Awards: Best Foreign Language Film of the Year, Best Achievement in Makeup and Hairstyling