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 more than 20 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.


2018 – Horizon. 105 min fiction. Co-producer.

2018 – My heart belongs to Daddy. 87 min documentary. Co-producer.

2017 – Ouaga Girls 83 min documentary.

2017 – 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.

Contact us

Daniel Bolldén

David Herdies

Managing Director & Producer

Michael Krotkiewski

Producer & Director

Rim Boujemaa

Production Coordinator

Vicky Miha

Vicky Miha

Associate Producer


For general inquiries, please write to us on info@momentofilm.se

For film proposals, please write to proposal@momentofilm.se

Job opportunities

We are always curious on new people, ideas and projects. Don’t hesitate to contact us.

Current opportunities:

There is no current job opportunities.

Film Equipment Rental

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 info@momentofilm.se for rentals and more information. In Swedish here.

Camera package 1
Price: 3 500 SEK/day
AC Adapter
2 x batteries
3 x 64GB memory cards
Follow Focus
Samyang optics
-14 mm
– 35 mm
– 85 mm
Sachtler tripod
DVTec Rigg Extreme
Rain Protection

Camera package 2
Price: 1 000 SEK/day
Canon 5D
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
Manfrotto tripod
Swedish cameleon + follow focus

Sound package with 1 recorder + accessories
Price: 1 500 SEK/day
Sound recorder
Edirol R44
Zoom H6
Zoom H4N

microphones and  accessories
Sennheiser microphone HD25
Röde NTG3
Wind shield/Wind jammer
Röde boom
3 x Sennheiser portable microphone
3 x DPA 4060 portable microphone
3 x LR cables
3 x Sennheiser headphones

Editing studio
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.