Espen Sandberg and Joachim Ronning's "Kon-Tiki" will open the Goteborg Film Festival, which unspools Jan. 25 to Feb. 4.
The Scandi VOD market is getting crowded with yet another service set to bow, following the launch of Netflix and Filmnet, and with HBO about to role out a VOD platform.
After his long-awaited debut "Call Girl," which won a prize at Toronto this year, Swedish helmer Mikael Marcimain is speeding up his career. Marcimain will adapt Swedish suspense bestseller "Stallo"…
Njutafilms has picked up Swedish rights to Cate Shortland's Australian coming-of-age drama "Lore," which won four awards at last week's Stockholm film fest.
Lukas Moodysson has received the highest amount, $1.65 million, for his "Vi ar bast" (We Are the Best), in the latest round of funding from the Swedish Film Institute.
Australian Cate Shortland's coming-of-ager "Lore" nabbed four prizes at the 23rd Stockholm Film Festival on Saturday including the Bronze Horse for film.
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Transmission Films has nabbed distribution rights in Australia and New Zealand to Lars von Trier's erotic drama "Nymphomaniac," which TrustNordisk is preselling at the AFM.
STOCKHOLM -- Peter Fonda will head the jury of the 23rd Stockholm Film Festival, running Nov. 7-18.
Swedish actress Anita Bjork, one of Sweden's most respected actresses and a performer for director Ingmar Bergman both onstage and onscreen, died in Stockholm on Oct. 24. She was 89.