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The toxic drinking water – The affected are sueing the state

The toxic drinking water – The affected are sueing the state

Now it is clear that the residents of Rönneby sues those responsible for the toxic emissions of the substance PFOS in drinking water.   It was in October 2014 after […]

Letter to Obama to Toronto Palestine Film Festival

Letter to Obama to Toronto Palestine Film Festival

Suspended Time is a collection of ten Palestinian short films that have been selected to participate in the Toronto Palestine Film Festival (TPFF) 10th October- 22th November, 2014. Letter to […]

Letter to Obama to Dubai Film Festival

Letter to Obama to Dubai Film Festival

Laikas “Letter to Obama” directed by Mohanad Salahat has been selected to participate in the Dubai Film Festival 2014, December 10-17th 2014. After the short film has been selected among […]

Toxic Playground

Toxic Playground goes east

Laika’s award-winning documentary Toxic Playground is now visible in Hong Kong and Taiwan. It’s the company CNEX Studio Corporation that has bought the right to broadcast the film in these […]

Abdullahi Hussein held a lecture for teenagers in Linköping

Abdullahi Hussein held a lecture for teenagers in Linköping

Under the theme ”Society and politics”, “Human rights” and “Values” gymnasium students and students in year 9 was invited to “Filmstaden” in Linköping in Sweden. First out was the film […]

Abdulahi Hussein lecturing in Karlshamn

Abdulahi Hussein lecturing in Karlshamn

Abdulahi Hussein held a much appreciated lecture at Vägga Gymnasium in Karlshamn. Abdulahi told how he with his live at stake, collected a lot of material that was used in […]

American chemical giant charts Laika

American chemical giant charts Laika

For a month ago I did a job for TV4 news about the American chemical giant 3M who has sold a lot of the poisonous fire foam that has leaked […]

Laikas reportage ”Toxic water” in tonight’s Kalla Fakta

Laikas reportage ”Toxic water” in tonight’s Kalla Fakta

High levels of the toxic substance PFOS has been detected in Swedish drinking water. Worst affected are the residents of Kallinge outside Ronneby in southern Sweden. 11 year olds in […]

Abdullahi Hussein awarded with the freedom of speech and freedom of press prize

Abdullahi Hussein awarded with the freedom of speech and freedom of press prize

“With his life at stake he smuggled out files that reveals the soul of the dictatorship. He showed the world that the courage of one man could make a change.” […]

Günter Wallraff with Laika in Stockholm

Günter Wallraff with Laika in Stockholm

Laika Film has as an local partner contributed to the filming of a movie in the French-German channel Arte series Durch die Nacht. In every episode two cultural personalities meet […]

Prosecutor to investigate war crimes in Ogaden

Prosecutor to investigate war crimes in Ogaden

The International Public Prosecutors Office has decided to start an investigation of suspected war crimes against a number of identified politicians and military personel in the Ethiopian region of Ogaden. […]

Lecture with Abdulahi Hussein

Lecture with Abdulahi Hussein

Thanks to Abdulahi Hussein the story “Essence of Terror” was able to become a film. With his live at stake, he chose to collect material to show the truth about […]

Big media interest for Boliden Lawsuit

Big media interest for Boliden Lawsuit

A group of Swedish, Chilean and American lawyers have filed a lawsuit against Boliden for the toxic wastes that were dumped in northern Chile for about thirty years ago. What […]

Laikaproduction behind Boliden lawsuit

Laikaproduction behind Boliden lawsuit

Boliden is sued for 90 million kronor for the damage that their waste has caused in Chile. An important factor behind the lawsuit is Laikas documentary “Blybarnen” from 2009 according […]

The essence of terror in SVT in october

The essence of terror in SVT in october

When Johan and Martin was shot and arrested in Ogaden Abdulahi followed the process from the other side. He was one of the regions president’s closest advisers, and participated in […]

Letter to Obama to Suspended Time

Letter to Obama to Suspended Time

The short film “Letter to Obama” has along with nine other Palestinian short films been selected for the collection program “Suspended Time”. The idea behind “Suspended Time” is a way […]

Lönesänkarna “best” in SVT.

Lönesänkarna “best” in SVT.

Laika and Erik Sandberg’s film “lönesänkarna” is SVT Play’s most shared prgoram. The newly created qualityguide bestofsvt aims to make it “easier to find the best programs on SVT Play.” […]

Premiere: Lönesänkarna

Premiere: Lönesänkarna

Less and less by the growing wealth benefits the ordinary people. For thirty years has the income in Sweden shifted from workers to business owners in a way that is […]

Så jävla metal: The history of Swedish hard rock and heavy metal on SVT, Play and the web

Så jävla metal: The history of Swedish hard rock and heavy metal on SVT, Play and the web

Now Så jävla metal is shown on SVT. The 3th and 10th November the movie is broadcast in two parts on SVT2. The film has been expanded with several scenes, including […]

The case Linnea in Kalla Fakta

The case Linnea in Kalla Fakta

Laika examines the case Linnea, the prematurely born girl who died at the Karolinska Hospital in Sweden. We meet Linnea’s parents, who are still looking for the truth about what […]