The Malmö film-maker who spent 15-years following local rapper Leslie Tay

The Malmö film-maker who spent 15-years following local rapper Leslie Tay

Malmö-based film-maker Stefan Berg has spent 15 years following the life of the rapper and RnB artist Leslie Tay, starting when he was just 14. The final film in his trilogy, Leslie on Fire, premiered last week on the opening night of the Nordic Panorama Film Festival.

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The Local’s Swedish film of the month: Jönssonligan

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The Local’s Swedish film of the month: As It Is in Heaven

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The Local’s Swedish film of the month: The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out The Window And Disappeared

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The Local’s Swedish film of the month: Zozo

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The Local’s Swedish film of the month: The Sacrifice

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Movies Swedish film buffs want you to watch right now

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Everything you need to know about Sweden’s Oscar winner

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Six gems from Sweden’s independent cinema scene

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Qatar bans Scandinavian sex change movie

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Star Wars fever awakens Sweden’s film nerds

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Fans go ape for Swedish Tarzan hunk Skarsgård

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Chinese activist to visit Stockholm for first time

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Sweden’s Alicia Vikander joins new Bourne movie

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Australia bans Swedish film for child nudity

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Animal cruelty charges blight blockbuster bid

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Roy Andersson sweeps top Swedish movie awards

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Movie review: The King of Ping Pong

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Swede wins Oscar for sound

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Stockholm film festival announces award recipients

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Sweden closer to banning film censorship

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Young Swedish film director takes Hollywood by storm

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American filmmakers take a crack at Swedish Midsummer

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Luke Perry: from 90s teen hearthrob to Swedish film star

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New von Trier film starts shooting in Trollhättan

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George Clooney says sorry over Jämtland snub

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Swedish director wins award at Doha film fest

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Sweden opens first-ever cinema for dogs

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US filmmaker aims to ‘capture the essence of Swedish summer’

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Bleak future for Swedish cinemas: expert

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Ten weirdest Swedish movie title translations

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Disney to make film of Swede’s 100-year-old tale