Johanna Bald is to direct the new Astrid Lindgren film, “Lotta pa Bramakargatan” (Lotta On Rascal Street). Film is to be shot in Vimmerby, Lindgren’s birthplace. In cooperation with Svensk, Vimmerby has built what it calls “the Astrid Lindgren village,” based on houses described in the author’s books. It is meant to be a tourist attraction, but it also is where the film is to be shot.

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0

Leave a Reply

No Comments

Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More Scene News from Variety