From Swedish auteur Lukas Moodysson, We are the Best! revolves around three girls in 1980’s Stockholm who decide to form a punk band -- despite not having any instruments and being told by everyone that punk is dead. Based on a graphic novel, We are the Best! is a paean to DIY culture and the power of rebellion. The film opens May 30.
The film is directed by Lukas Moodysson, written by Coco Moodysson and Lukas Moodysson and stars: Mira Barkhammar, MIra Grosin and Liv Lemoyne.
Tokyo International Film Festival 2013 (WON- Tokyo Film Festival)
Reykjavik International Film Festival 2013 (WON- RIFF Audience Award)
Toronto International Film Festival (Official Selection)
Venice Film Festival 2013 (Official Selection)
AFI Fest 2013 (Official Selection)
Running time: 102 minutes