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by Lukas Moodysson


Stockholm, 1982. Bobo, thirteen years old, shows much intiative in dealing with her troubled adolescence. Her best friend is Klara, same age, like her proudly refuses to fit in with the other kids at school. Bobo plays the bass and Klara the drums. They love punk rock and want to form their own band. They come to a turning point when they meet Hedvig, a very good (classical) guitar player. They convert her to rock music and persuade her to cut off her hair, thus infuriating her mother, and eventually start playing together. Their motto is: “Punk never died.” They are inseparable, until they meet a boy who has already made a name for himself in the city’s emerging “rock” scene, to whom both Bobo and Klara take a fancy. The film is based on the graphic novel Aldrig Godnatt by Coco Moodysson, the director’s wife.

international title: We Are the Best!
original title: Vi är bäst!
country: Sweden, Denmark
sales agent: TrustNordisk
year: 2013
genre: fiction
directed by: Lukas Moodysson
film run: 102'
release date: SE 11/10/2013, IS 01/11/2013, ES 12/11/2013, NO 15/11/2014, FI 06/12/2013, BE 12/03/2014, NL 13/03/2014, 14/03/2014, GB 18/04/2014, IE 18/04/2014, FR 04/06/2014, IT 05/06/2014, HU 19/06/2014
screenplay: Lukas Moodysson
cast: David Dencik, Liv LeMoyne, Henrik Dahl, Steve Kratz, Mira Grosin, Mads Korsgaard, Per Fenger-Krog, Ann-Sofie Rase
cinematography by: Ulf Brantås
film editing: Michal Leszczylowski
art director: Paola Hölmer
costumes designer: Moa Li Lemhagen Schalin
producer: Lars Jönsson
co-producer: Jessica Ask, Marie Cecilie Gade, Christian Wikander
production: Memfis Film & TV, Film Väst
backing: Media Programme
distributor: Svensk Filmindustri AB, September Film Distribution, Abc Distribution, BIM Distribuzione, MK2 Distribution, Vertigo Media, Film Europe, Film Europe s.r.o., Kulturprojektor - Agentur & Verleih

main awards/selection

Reykjavik International Film Festival 2013 
Venezia 2013 Orizzonti
Toronto International Film Festival 2013 
Rio de Janeiro International Film Festival 2013 
Zurich Film Festival 2013 
Warsaw Film Festival 2013 
London Film Festival 2013 
Les Arcs International Film Festival 2013 
Victoria Independent Film and Video Festival 2014 
Jameson Dublin International Film Festival 2014 
Miami International Film Festival 2014 
CPH PIX 2014 
Dallas International Film Festival 2014 
Sarasota Film Festival 2014 
Taipei Golden Horse Fantastic Film Festival 2014 
Skopje Film Festival 2014 
Independent Film Festival Boston 2014 
Montclair Film Festival 2014 
San Francisco International Film Festival 2014 
Seattle International Film Festival 2014 
Sydney Film Festival 2014 

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