- Fri, 12/06/2019 - 21:00
Sweden, 2019, 92’, Color
English, Spanish, Italian, German, Korean; Turkish, English subtitled
Director: Fredrik Gertten
Screenplay: Fredrik Gertten
Cinematography: Janice d’Avila, Iris Ng
Editing: Erik Wall Bäfving
Music: Florencia di Concilio
Production: WG Film
Housing prices are skyrocketing in cities around the world. Incomes are not. Push sheds
light on a new kind of faceless landlord, our increasingly unlivable cities and an escalating crisis that has an effect on us all. This is not gentrification, it’s a different kind of monster.
Swedish director and journalist. He worked as a foreign correspondent and columnist for radio, TV and press in Africa, Latin America, Asia and around Europe. In 1994, he founded the production company WG Film. Today he combines filmmaking with a role as a creative producer at WG Film. His latest works Becoming Zlatan (2016), Bikes vs Cars (2015), Big Boys Gone Bananas! (2012) and Bananas! (2009) have met audiences in over hundred countries and screened at leading festivals.