Skip to main content

Bough Brothers

  • Showtime: Sun, Feb 11th @ 10:20 AM

  • Runtime: 01:30:00

  • Directed By: Nickolaus Swedlund

  • Rating: GA

  • Genre: Drama, Filming in the Northland, Family Traditions, LGBTQ+


After the death of their father, brothers Mitch and Tommy decide to carry on the tradition of their family's week-long bough harvest. The grieving brothers work through their personal issues.

Screening followed by a Q&A with filmmakers Nickolaus Swedlund and Matt Roy.

Director Bios:

A native of Plymouth, Minnesota, Nickolaus is a writer, director, and producer. Feature film projects include All The Time In The World (2015), Bough Brothers (2022) and the North Dakota western Sanctified (2022). After a decade of life in Los Angeles, Nickolaus returned home to Minneapolis, where he works in the commercial and short film market as well as teaching filmmaking at various local universities. Current projects include Miracle Landing, the true story of the Minneapolis Lakers' 1960 plane crash that wasn’t; Medora, the life story of the Marquis De Mores, North Dakota’s famous gunslinger, rancher, and founder of the town of Medora, ND; and television adaptations of The Root by acclaimed military historian and author, Eric Hammel; and A Hard Ticket Home by author David Housewright.