Thinking about cinematography of Northern Europe brings to mind indie alternative movies, gritty crime dramas and the popularity of documentaries. It comes as no surprise that Stockholm’s independent cinemas deliver just that. Screenings of classics and art films is expected, while discussing sensitive topics in movies and society is something only the best independent cinemas offer. We present some of those in the following list.
Bio Rio is a cinema dating back to 1940s. The warm and cozy interior create a relaxed atmosphere, where locals love to hang out to see a combination of contemporary and alternative films, or join in on different discussions. One of their most popular events is Salong 4, with sofas and beanbags replacing the usual rows of chairs. The hall also comes with its own bar service. Bio Rio is also known for their Filmfrukost or film breakfast, where you can enjoy a tasty brunch while seeing one of the movies.