12 Jul 2024
Creative Arts Culture Festivals Movies Videos

Opening Gala of the 30th Stockholm International Film Festival

On its 30th anniversary, the Stockholm Film Festival proudly presented the Nordic premiere of Noah Baumbach’s Marriage Story (2019) at the gala opening on Tuesday, November 5 at the Skandia cinema in Stockholm. In addition, the 1 km film winner Julia Thelin had a world premiere with Lilla Olle (2019). Your Living City was present […]

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Stockholm Moves – The Scandinavian Capital Through a Filmmaker’s Cinematic Eye

Film director and photographer Alex Soloviev pays homage to our capital city in his video Stockholm Moves. A wonderful and dreamy 3-minute ride across the city’s streets and alleys, it’s people, it’s waters and its parks, the bright lights, the shaded corners, its voices and even some rain. Prepare to experience Stockholm like you’ve never seen it […]

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Community Creative Arts Fashion & Beauty Videos

From LGBTQ protest signs to everyday wear

“I am your worst fear I am your best fantasy” is a fashion design and visual communications project created by young artist Fredrika Frykstrand. In a video interview with Your Living City she talks about the concept and motivations that took her to dig into the archives of LGBTQ protest signs and imagery from the […]

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Community Culture Lifestyle Videos

What do you want to see in the next Stockholm’s Best article?

At Your Living City we feel passionate about finding all the best that Stockholm has to offer – places to go, things to do, see and hear. In the past we have listed: Stockholm’s Most Romantic restaurants Stockholm’s Best Views & Rooftops Best Cafés in Stockholm’s Trendy Södermalm & Favourite Cafés In and Around Stockholm Stockholm’s […]

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Art Creative Arts Culture What's on: Stockholm

Exhibit: Siblinghood explored in photo and video

In their “Shared” exhibition at the Finnish Institute in Stockholm, Finnish artists Nelli Palomäki and Juhana Moisander explore siblinghood through video installation and photographs. We went to the opening night of the exhibit on the 16th of November.   Nelli Palomäki is known for her timeless portraits of children and young people. Her work focuses […]

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Culture Movies Videos

Video interview: Daresha Kyi, co-director of Chavela at Stockholm Film Festival

Daresha Kyi visited Stockholm to present Chavela, a documentary she co-directed in partnership with Catherine Gund. Chavela marks Kyi’s comeback as a film director and not only that, Chavela has also left an indelible mark in her spirit. In this interview Daresha Kyi talks about the journey of making Chavela, how Chavela Vargas herself has become […]

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Featured Outdoor Activities Sports and Fitness Videos


The benefits of running are uncountable, we’ve heard and read them all, but as far as I am concerned they are threefold: Personal development Discovering places Meeting people I don’t know about you, but for me running had always been something you do only if you’re being chased. And then I moved to Sweden. And […]

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Fashion & Beauty Lifestyle Videos

PREMIERE – Your Living City Role Models: Rabi Ephraim Jallo

We are premiering our new Role Models video series with a one of Sweden’s best hairdressers Rabi Ephraim Jallo. Rabi proposes a concept called The Experience in which his customers will not just leave his salon with a great hair style, but will also take home an experience of the best customer care one can wish for […]

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Community Lifestyle

Feline fun at the Internet Cat Video Festival – Meow!

 The Internet Cat Video Festival turned out to be full of people being cats and, well, cats being cats… Many people seem to have a say in trying to explain why the cats have found their virtual playground on the internet, even if cats themselves don’t know it yet. For many cat owners like myself […]

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Community Culture Videos What's on: Stockholm

Video Interview: American Comedian Ryan Bussell

Sweden-hating Doyle (who looks deceivingly like Your Living City‘s own Joel Sherwood) interviews American comedian Ryan Bussell, host of a show on Monday nights in Stockholm this spring called Crossfire Comedy Club. The interview does not seem to go too well,  we are not completely sure if we should let this Doyle person do any more […]

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