SCANDINAVIAN FF - STEIG LARSON THE MAN WHO PLAYED
Packs an undeniable, and especially timely, punch.
Stieg Larsson was one of the world’s most famous authors. His Millennium Trilogy – The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo and sequels, sold more than 90 million copies, with multiple film adaptations.
This fascinating doco paints a compelling portrait of his life, replete with the intrigue and danger that fuelled his novels. Larsson’s obsessive tracking of extremist far right & neo-Nazi groups as an investigative journalist made him an expert. Defying intimidation & death threats, he warned of the disturbing growth of the far right in politics. With unprecedented access to the author’s meticulously researched archives, we discover a man determined to protect the endangered principles of democracy & freedom at any cost. A cost he paid.