The renowned Swedish filmmaker Fredrik Gertten (b. 1956) presents his new film PUSH to the DocPoint audience. Gertten, who has a background as a journalist, has produced and directed dozens of films during his career. The most well-known of these is Becoming Zlatan (DocPoint 2016), about the world-famous football player from Malmö. Gertten was appointed as an honorary doctor at Malmö University in 2017, and his films tend to focus on societal subjects. PUSH is a critical study of finance capitalism through the lens of the global housing crisis.
Fredrik Gertten is in Helsinki from January 29 to January 31.