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Director: Lone Scherfig
Producer: Amanda Posey, Stephen Wolley
Production company: Number 9 Films, Filmgate
Release date: September, 2016 (Toronto)

Danska regissören Lone Scherfigs Their Finest visas i Gala Section. Hon har tidigare bland annat regisserat An Education och The Riot Club. Their Finest är en dramakomedi om en grupp filmare som kämpar för att göra en upplyftande film för att höja moralen under Blitzen i London under andra världskriget. I rollerna ser vi bland andra Gemma Arterton, Bill Nighy, Jack Huston och Rickard E. Grant.Filmen är baserad på Lissa Evans roman Their Finest Hour and a Half. Produktionsbolag BBC Films, Number 9 Films, Wildgaze Films och Filmgate Films (Sean Wheelan). Göteborgsbolaget Filmgate har gjort visuella effekter.

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Film i Väst is one of Europe’s most successful co-producers and Scandinavia’s preeminent regional film fund. Over the years Film Väst co-productions have also been richly re­warded with nominations and awards at the world’s most prestigous events including fes­tivals such as Cannes and Berlin and galas such as the Golden Globes, the European Film Awards and the Oscars.

FILM I VÄST – a part of Region Västra Götaland.

Västra Götaland is Sweden’s foremost region for culture. Through dedicated effort and the country’s largest cultural budget, both in absolute terms and per capita, culture has a self-evident role in social life. Culture is a basic precondition for active, committed citizens – involvement contributes to democratic development. Culture can make people grow and is very important for employment, regional development and growth in Västra Götaland.