Opening and Closing films announced for Polarise Nordic Film Nights

Polarise Nordic Film Nights will kick off its first edition from 20 to 23 January 2022, at Cinema Galeries, with an outstanding selection of Nordic premieres. 4 days of events and screenings of Avant-Premières, documentaries, shorts films, video games and music, crowned by meetings and Q&As with film teams coming from the North.

On Thursday 20 January,  Polarise Nordic Film Nights will open with the national premiere of the acclaimed Compartment No.6 by Juho Kuosmanen, awarded the Jury prize at last Cannes Film Festival and picked as the Finnish entry for the 2022 Oscar race.

Compartment No.6

On Sunday 23 January, Polarise Nordic Film Nights will invite the public to a unique opportunity to watch Margrete, Queen of the North. This Danish-Norwegian-Swedish- Icelandic (co-produced also by Poland and the Czech Republic) monumental historical feature starring Trine Dyrholm, tells the story of the Queen who in 1409, has achieved what no man has managed before.

All the films screened at Polarise the Nordic Film Nights will be subtitled in EN, in addition to FR and/or NL subtitles. Guests and talents, together with the rest of our exciting program will be announced in January 2022!

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Polarise Belgium is supported by the Nordic Culture Fund. The Polarise Nordic Film Nights are co-produced by Cinéma Galeries and supported by Loterie Nationale.

Polarise is a team of film enthusiasts set on bringing a fresh breeze of Nordic cinema to Brussels screens.