Movie and talk

Catwalk: From Glada Hudik to New York

The image shows five models looking straight to us in sophisticatedly designed outfits. From left to right are Kitty in a pinkish gray evening dress, Hillberg, wears a crown in a shiny golden dress, main character Emma, rising her left hand in a pure-white long dress with delicate engravings, Ida, smiling in a bright blue suit, and Alex in glittering silver gray.
© Photo by Charlie Bennet

Sat, 17.09.2022 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Theatre YOUNG - Green Box

1155 Kongjiang Road
Yangpu District


Language: Swedish with Chinese subtitles
Price: Free of charge, pre-registration needed
Access Wheelchair
Chinese Sign Language Interpretation

 QR Theatre Young
Wechat Consulate General of Sweden in Shanghai

Catwalk is a warm feel-good movie. The founder of the Swedish Glada Hudik Theatre, Pär Johansson, receives a letter from a disabled young woman Emma who asks him to help her fulfill her dream of becoming a fashion model. Pär accepts the challenge and together with a group of actors from the Glada Hudik Theater, an exciting and emotional journey begins in order to make Emma’s dream reality – to stand in the spotlight as a model on a major catwalk.

After the screenings, there will be an after-show talk with Pär Johansson, founder of the Swedish Glada Hudik Theatre and film producer, and Emma Örtlund, the main role in Catwalk, moderated by Kaimei Wang. Talk with provide Chinese Sign Language.

*Hosted by Theatre YOUNG and Consulate General of Sweden in Shanghai
*Supported by Swedish Institute and Swedish Film Institute