Momento Film was founded in 2011 by David Herdies and has today established itself as one of the most vibrant independent documentary production companies in Sweden, producing numerous short and feature documentaries and establishing strong networks internationally.
With 15 films already produced and premiered in some of the most important international film festivals (IDFA, HOT DOCS, CPH:DOX, GIFF etc), Momento Film has successfully moved into fiction film production with Madre premiering in the Official Short film competition in Cannes 2016.
Since the start, the focus has been to find the most interesting new voices who want push the borders of film-making which means that the company is working with a lot of international directors. Currently, Momento Film is working on a slate of fiction and documentary projects among which the following can be mentioned: Amparo by Palme D’Or awarded director Simón Mesa Soto, Madame Luna by Binyam Berhane and written by award winning writer Suha Arraf, Transnistra by Anna Eborn and Hamada by Eloy Domíngues Serén.
2016 – Ouaga Girls 83 min documentary.
2016 – Lida 86 min documentary. Co-producer.
2016 – Dear Kid (Älskade unge) 13 min fiction.
2016 – What remains 19 min fiction.
2016 – Miles of Sand 14 min fiction.
2016 – Madre 14 min fiction.
2016 – Rust 14 min documentary.
2016 – Fragility (Skörheten) 73/58 min documentary.
2015 – Yellow Brick Road 14 min documentary.
2015 – Circles (Cirklar) 13 min documentary.
2015 – Winter Buoy (Vinterboj) 86 min documentary.
2015 – Ghost Rockets 72/58 min documentary. Co-producer.
2015 – Dybbuk 85 min documentary. Co-producer
2014 – A Separation (Att Skiljas), 72/58 min documentary.
2013 – While no one is watching (När ingen ser), 58 min documentary.
2012 – Give Us The Money (part of Why Poverty?), 58 min documentary.
2011 – The Guerilla Son (Gerillasonen), 73/58 min documentary.
2010 – Fardosa, 13 min documentary.
2009 – Citizen Oketch, 58 min documentary.
Managing Director & Producer
Producer & Director
Head of development
We are always curious on new people, ideas and projects. Don’t hesitate to contact us.
There is no current job opportunities.
Momento Film provides rental services for camera and sound equipment as well as a fully equipped editing studio. Please check our different offers below, and get in contact with us at email@example.com for rentals and more information. In Swedish here.
Camera package 1
Price: 3 500 SEK/day
2 x batteries
3 x 64GB memory cards
– 35 mm
– 85 mm
DVTec Rigg Extreme
Camera package 2
Price: 1 000 SEK/day
2 x batteries
2 x 32 GB + 1 x 16 GB memory cards
Canon optics 2,8:24-70 IS
Fixed Nikon optics 24, 35, 55, 85, 135 mm
Swedish cameleon + follow focus
Sound package with 1 recorder + accessories
Price: 1 500 SEK/day
microphones and accessories
Sennheiser microphone HD25
Wind shield/Wind jammer
3 x Sennheiser portable microphone
3 x DPA 4060 portable microphone
3 x LR cables
3 x Sennheiser headphones
Price: 4 000 SEK/week
Mac Pro 2×3 Ghz Quad Core Intel Xeon
2 screens + 40 inch monitor
Studio Speakers Audiotec
AVID Media Composer 7.0
Final Cut Pro 7.0.3
Adobe CS6 including Premiere and After Effects
The price includes coffee and access to meeting rooms with viewing opportunities.