Hilma, the biopic of Swedish painter Hilma Af Klint, premiered on October 28. It is dedicated to the life and work of one of the first representatives of abstract painting.
The director mentioned throughout the film is Lasse Hallström, who is best known for directing a variety of movies. The director speaks about the artist’s creative path which began in the latter part of the 1800s and his attempts to resist patriarchal norms
Hilma Af Klint was portrayed by Tora Hallström and Lena Ulin in her youth and later years. The film also stars Lily Cole, Katherine Chalk, Maeve Dermody, Jazzy De Lissner, Adam Lundgren, Martin Wallström, Emmy Tjertström, and Jens Hulten.
Gudrun Hilma is a story about humanity’s search for the truth. It explores an artist’s life and what made her so special.
Earlier this week, Charlotte Gainsbourg released a new trailer for the film Passengers of the Night. The film is directed by French director Mikael Hers, who also entered the film into this year’s Berlin Film Festival.