The Rebel Surgeon

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    The Rebel Surgeon

    Rebellkirurgen

    Directed by

    Sweden, Norway

    2017

    52 min

    • English
    • Swedish

    Documentary

    A portrait of a surgeon who got tired of Swedish bureaucracy and moved to Ethiopia. In a small field hospital, with limited resources, he uses anything at hand to help the patients.

    Awards

    • Audience Award - Krakow FF
    • Audience Top 10 - IDFA

    Festivals

    Credits

    Cast
    Erik Erichsen
    Sennait Erichsen
    Screenplay
    Erik Gandini
    Cinematography
    Carl Nilsson
    Production
    FASAD CINE AB
    Festival Bookings
    SWEDISH FILM INSTITUTE
    Erik Gandini

    Erik Gandini

    Sweden

    Erik Gandini (Sweden, 1967) is a director, producer, and writer born in Bergamo. He has directed numerous films and documentaries such as SURPLUS. TERRORIZED INTO BEING CONSUMERS (2003) awarded in IDFA and VIDEOCRACY (2005), award winning in TIFF, Sheffield, the Golden Graal and the Tempo Documentary Award in 2010. He is one of the founders of the Swedish company Atmo.