Celebrating Sven Nykvist, ASC FSF

When: Saturday May 21, 2022

Where: The Swedish Film Institute, Stockholm

Tickets: https://simplesignup.se/private_event/192606/31d21a2c98

A theme day celebrating the 100th anniversary of world famous Swedish cinematographer Sven Nykvist. A collaboration between FSF, the Swedish Society of Cinematographers, the Polish Institute in Stockholm, and IMAGO the International Federation of Cinematographers.

Special screening of Roman Polanski’s The Tenant (1976), photographed by Sven Nykvist. 

Special Still Photography exhibition by Piotr Jaxa.

International Guests on stage:
– Professor Katarzyna Taras, Lodz Film School
– Knut Haraldsen, Chief Lighting Technician
– Pål Bugge Haagenrud FNF
– Lukasz Bielan SOC

Swedish Guests:
– Dan Myhrman FSF
– Kent Högberg, Chief Lighting Technician
– Torbjörn Andersson, FSF Honorary Member

And with the participation of: Barry Ackroyd BSC, Sean Bobbit BSC, Robbie Ryan BSC ISC, Anthony Dod Mantle ASC BSC DFF, Nigel Walters BSC, Harvey Harrison BSC, Ariadno Goldman ASC BSC ABC.

Moderator: Lars Pettersson FSF.

Tickets: https://simplesignup.se/private_event/192606/31d21a2c98

More information will follow, when available.

Preliminary Program

10:00 Doors Open
10:30 Dialogue 1
12:00 Lunch / Exhibition
13:00 Dialogue 2
14:30 Coffee / Exhibition
15:00 Dialogue 3
16:15 Exhibition
16:45 Special Screening The Tenant (1976)
19:00 Dinner Buffé / Wrap Party (Invitation required)
23:00 Wrap


Katarzyna Taras is a Professor at the Film School in Lodz and an authority on the subject of Sven Nykvist, also an authority on Piotr Jaxa’s exhibition.

Lukasz Bielan is a Polish Director of Photography, who worked with Sven Nykvist on Something To Talk About (1995).

Paal Bugge Haagenrud is a Norwegian Director of Photography who worked with Sven Nykvist on Kristin Lavransdotter (1995).

Knut Haraldsen is a Norwegian Chief Lighting Technician and Gaffer who worked with Sven Nykvist on Kristin Lavransdotter (1995).

Danne Myhrman is a Swedish Director of Photography who worked with Sven Nykvist on Fanny & Alexander and The Sacrifice (Tarkovskij).

Tobbe Andersson is a Swedish 1st Assistant Cameraman who worked with Sven Nykvist on Fanny & Alexander and The Sacrifice (Tarkovskij).

Kenta Högberg is a Swedish Chief Lighting Technician and Gaffer who worked with Sven Nykvist on Fanny & Alexander + The Sacrifice (Tarkovskij).