Stepping from the pages of Fredrik Backman’s international best-selling novel, Ove is the quintessential angry old man next door. An isolated retiree with strict principles and a short fuse, who spends his days enforcing block association rules that only he cares about, and visiting his wife’s grave, Ove has given up on life. Enter a boisterous young family next door who accidentally flattens Ove’s mailbox while moving in and earning his special brand of ire. Yet from this inauspicious beginning an unlikely friendship forms and we come to understand Ove’s past happiness and heartbreaks. What emerges is a heartwarming tale of unreliable first impressions and the gentle reminder that life is sweeter when it’s shared.
Nominee - 2017 Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Nominee - 2017 Academy Award for Best Makeup and Hair
"A morbidly funny and moving success. Director Holm’s grip on the film’s tricky, tragicomic tone is masterful."
“The dopes saying that movies are dead haven’t seen the moving, tender A Man Called Ove."
"Darkly funny, tragic, and ultimately heartwarming."
"Touching, funny and engrossing."
Interviews with Hannes Holmes, Rold Lassgard, and Bahar Pars
Filmmaker and Cast Q&A in NY
Makeup Effects Gallery and Time-lapse
Watch SIBYL on Virtual Cinema!
Lacking inspiration for her new novel, psychotherapist Sibyl (Virginie Efira) borrows source material from her newest patient Margot (Adèle Exarchopoulos, Blue is the Warmest Color), blurring fiction and reality in this sly, sultry character study from Justine Triet. Find SIBYL playing in select theaters and virtually with a local arthouse under “Theatrical Engagements” in the link below.