"Mamma Gogo," helmed by Fridrik Thor Fridriksson and produced by Fridriksson and Gudrun Edda Thorhanesdotir for Hughrif/Spellbound Prods., has been tapped as Iceland's choice for a foreign language…
In the face of Chinese protests, documentary "When the Dragon Swallowed the Sun" unspooled Monday at the Reykjavik Film Festival.
NonStop Ent. has picked up the rights to "Submarine" for Scandinavia, Iceland and the Baltics.
Docu "Steam of Life" has been tapped as the Finnish entry for the foreign-language Oscar.
Susanne Bier's "In a Better World" has been tapped as the Danish entry for a foreign language Oscar nomination.
More runners have joined the race for the foreign-language film Oscar, with Russia, Greece, Norway and Azerbaijan naming their contenders.
NonStop Ent. has picked up all rights to docu "I'm Still Here: The Lost Year of Joaquin Phoenix."
Danish film producers are railing against the country's exhibitors in a fight over DVD release windows -- an issue that impacted the Brit biz earlier this year as the battle between the sectors…
A further three countries -- Sweden, Romania and South Korea -- have selected their entries for the foreign-language Oscar race.
Sweden's Board of Film Censors is to view 3D films differently in future.
Holly Hunter has been tapped as jury prexy of the Stockholm Intl. Film Festival, which runs Nov. 11- 21.