Mantaray Film

LIVING.LOVING on national tour!

2018-11-19 15:06:18

Ever since the film LIVING.LOVING had it's domestic premiere, director Mette Aakerholm Gardell has been touring the country, combining screening of the film and conversations on sexual health amongst elderly. 

Next stop is Gävle, Boden, Luleå and Varberg. Follow her on #levaälskaihelalandet

Read more about LIVING.LOVING here!


THE MOST BEAUTIFUL BOY IN THE WORLD selected for Docs Ports Incheon 2018

2018-10-31 13:53:35

Producer Stina Gardell pay a visit to South Korea and Docs Ports Incheon 2018 to pitch Mantaray Films THE MOST BEAUTIFUL BOY IN THE WORLD.

Find more information about the festival here!

Read more about THE MOST BEAUTIFUL BOY and our other films here!


Mantaray Film supported by Creative Europe Media

2018-09-12 15:09:14

We are happy to inform that we have once again received support from Creative Europe, which helps to continue working with all the fantastic projects currently residing in the company's arms.

Read more about the projects we are currently working on!



2018-09-12 14:42:30

Watch SILVANA (2017) on SVT Play! Also broadcasted as follows:

Friday 14/9 at 20:00 SVT 2

Sunday 16/9 at 11:45 SVT2

Tuesday 18/9 at 23:10 SVT2

Friday 21/9 at 20:00 SVT2 HD


LIVING, LOVING and Lots To CELEBRATE this Fall at Mantaray Film!

2018-09-12 14:13:09

There is a lot to celebrate at Mantaray Film this fall! Our latest movie LIVING.LOVING is featured at selected cinemas and director Mette Aakerholm Gardell is now doing an important job in which she travels with the film across the country and opens up for conversations about the film's topic: Growing old as an LGBTQ person. We are also very proud that Living.Loving is in competition for Best Nordic Documentary at the Nordic Panorama.

Read more about Living.Loving Living.Loving


SILVANA - Theatrical release in Germany

2018-08-22 08:45:15

German Theatrical release for our film SILVANA, today 22nd of August! 

Find more info here.

Read about the film.




2018-08-01 11:02:17

For some people, growing old, is like going back into the closet. What role does cultural media play when it comes to understanding older HBTQ-peoples way of life? 

Dont miss out on paneltalk with our director Mette Aakerholm Gardell regarding her new film LIVING.LOVING, Thursday August 2nd at 17.00 -17.45. Find closer information here.


Critical Acclaim for the Danish-Swedish Co-production The Great Game / Fædre & Sønner

2018-06-25 12:05:08

The Danish-Swedish co-production The Great Game / Fædre & Sønner directed by Andreas Dalsgaard was theatrically release in Denmark on June 6 and has received rave reviews. We congratulate Haslund Film and everyone on the team and look forward to the film's international premiere!

The film is co-produced by Stina Gardell/Mantaray Film with support from The Swedish Film Institute and in collaboration with SVT.

Read more about the film here.



Silvana now released on DVD and streaming in Sweden

2018-04-04 10:46:28

Silvana is now available on DVD and streming (VOD) in Sweden.

The DVD has English subtitles.

It can be rented for streaming here:

The film will be released internationally later. Thanks for your patience and follow the film's page on Facebook for updates:



Danish theatrical release of SILVANA April 4

2018-04-04 10:27:24

Danish documentary specialist distributro DOXBIO release SILVANA on April 4 2018. The film will be screened, with many connected events, on over 40 cities around Denmark.

More info and tickets can be found here: