The Garbage Helicopter


Jonas Selberg Augustsén

  • Sweden, Qatar, 2015, 100 min
  • English, Swedish (with English, Spanish, Italian, Dutch, Polish, Serbo-Croatian subtitles)


A minimalist monochrome road movie with a surreal sense of humor.

The Hollywood Reporter

Selected at he BFI London FF, IFF Rotterdam


Available worldwide
(Except Germany, Sweden)

The Garbage Helicopter

A comic road movie set against the background of contemporary Sweden. A strong debut, shot in black-and-white, in the style of early Jim Jarmusch and Aki Kaurismäki films.

  • Starring: Christopher Burjanski, Daniel Szoppe, Jessica Szoppe, Singoalla Millon
  • Production: Bob Film
The Garbage Helicopter
Jonas Selberg Augustsén

Jonas Selberg Augustsén

Jonas Selberg Augustsén was born in rural northern Sweden. He started as a carpenter and then launched himself into the successful Swedish fashion industry. After a few years there he moved on to the film industry. He graduated from the School of Film Directing at the University of Goteborg in 2003. He is known for FREEDOM CALF (2005), AUTUMN MAN (2010), and THE GARBAGE HELICOPTER (2015, BFI London Film Festival, International Film Festival Rotterdam).