Copenhagen Film Festival program director Lone Korslund is ankling just a month before the fest's second edition to become Nordic acquisition manager at Scandinavian major Nordisk Film.
Jorn Rossing Jensen
More than 300 films will screen at this year's Nordic Panorama Five Cities Film Festival, the largest showcase for shorts and documentaries in the region, which unspools Sept 24.-28 in Reykjavik…
Production shingle Yellow Bird Films has begun principal photography on the first of 13 films about author Henning Mankell's police detective Kurt Wallander, on locations at Ystad in southern Sweden.
Norwegian media group Dinamo Norge will close cash-strapped film production company Dinamo Story.
Launched last year to support young and upcoming filmmakers, the Danish Film Institute's Talent Pool announced last week that it has allocated development and production funding for six projects. The…
Selecting Norwegian director Erik Poppe's "Hawaii. Oslo" for its Aug. 26 closing ceremony, the Norwegian International Film Festival in Haugesund will unspool four world premieres of local features…
Helmer Lukas Moodysson is urging the industry to boycott SVT Drama's "August," after the Swedish pubcaster allegedly reneged on a promise to allow the skein's scriptwriter to choose its helmer.
Local helmer Morten Tyldum's feature debut, "Buddy," received three noms for the Norwegian Film Institute's Amanda film awards Tuesday.
Peter Dinklage will star in "The Dwarf," an indie adaptation of the 1944 novel by Swedish Nobel Prize winner Par Lagerkvist.
Danish pubcaster DR-TV's Web site www.dr.dk recorded almost 1.3 million hits last week, more than Microsoft Denmark's www.msn.dk, normally the country's most popular page, up 52% on the previous…
Culture ministers from Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden have signed an agreement providing coin for the Nordic Film & TV Fund from 2005 to 2009.