Mantaray Film

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:


Mantaray Film x4 at Tempo Documentary Festival

2018-03-05 14:59:40

Mantaray Film has a busy program during this years edition of Tempo Documentary Festival

Two of our films are nominated to Tempo Documentary Award, Living. Loving. by Mette AA Gardell and Silvana by Mika Gustafson, Olivia Kastebring & Christina Tsiobanelis.

Stina Gardell and Stig Björkan presents their work with the documentary about Joyce Carol Oates in the work-in-progress section and Anna Weitz presents her experiences of evaluating and measuring impact in the Tempo Impact Conference.


You can find the full program here: 



Living.Loving Word Premiere in Göteborg

2018-01-29 09:25:24

World premiere for Living.Loving at Nordic Light