Adalen ’31: Oscar Nominee from Sweden’s Bo Widerberg

Sweden (Svensk)

Oscar Nominations: 1

Foreign-Language Film

Directed by Bo Widerberg (best-known for the lyric romance “Elvira Madigan”), the film dissects a violent strike in a Swedish paper mill.

Oscar Context

The Best Foreign Language Film Oscar went to Costa-Gavras’ fact-based political thriller “Z.”