Film from Stockholm University of the Arts was awarded with an Oscar!


The film "Get Ready With Me", produced at Stockholm University of the Arts, was awarded a student Oscar for Best International Narrative at the Student Academy Awards in Los Angeles last night.

The film was selected from a total of 1.582 submissions from film schools around the world.

Get ready with me is a student film produced at the Department of Film and Media at the Stockholm University of the Arts. It is produced by Johan Lundström and written by Amanda Högberg and Axel Nygren. Nea Asphäll was the director of photography, the film was edited by Robert Krantz, music by Andreas Ahlm, sound design by Anders Lindahl, and the production coordinator was Abed Rahman Loutfi.

– It was incredibly fun to be nominated. Then winning gold is absolutely amazing. It's the best thing that can happen to a movie made at film-school, competing with all the film schools in the world, says director Jonatan Etzler.

The film will be showed at Swedish television this spring.


Screen writer: Amanda Högberg och Axel Nygren
Director: Jonatan Etzler
Producer: Johan Lundström
Director of photography: Nea Asphäll
Editor: Robert Krantz
Sound design: Anders Lindahl
Composer: Andreas Ahlm
Production coordinator: Abed Rahman Loutfi


Lukas: Shanti Roney
Vendela: Miriam Benthe
Becka: Omeya Lundqvist
Nellie: Vanja Engström
Emma: Jenna Chaaraoui
Pappan: Robin Keller
Mamman: Jessica Liedberg

More on "Get ready with me"

Take a look at the trailer på UNIARTSPLAY

Watch the price ceremony at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater 11 October 2018. The speech from the director of "Get ready with me" can be seen 50 minutes into the clip. 

More on the award winners of Student Academy Awards 2018 on the Academys homepage.



NY Times 12 October 2018

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