Ylva Forner

Film Director and Writer

“Very Unique. Loved it. “

Pierret et Gilles

“I’ve never seen anything like it in Swedish Film.”

Swedish Radio P1

“Ylva Forner knows exactly what she is doing and dares to pursue an idea in a way that is very unusual in Swedish film”

Jan Gradvall, Dagens Industri

“…inspired by high school movies and 90s boy bands, pulsating with burning desires”


“Ylva Forner’s film adaptation of The Schoolmaster Games is a beautiful and tender school drama we rarely see in Swedish film. /…/ The result is impressive to say the least. /… / It is unusual have an experience akin to this in Swedish film.”


“Homoerotic high school drama worth applause.

/…/ The Schoolmaster Games is both original and entertaining.”

★★★★ Svenska Dagbladet, Sweden

“This is a wonderful mix of high school movie, homoerotic pulp fiction and musical. /… / The film is confident in its own universe.”

Ystads Allehanda

“An immersive film, full of charm and suspense”

★★★★ Sydsvenskan, Sweden

“The film feels authentic and genuine, that’s how it captures my heart.”

Om filmer, Sweden