Marit Kapla has been named the new program director of Sweden's Goteborg Film Festival, replacing Jannike Ahlund, who announced Sunday, as the event wrapped, that she's ankling for private reasons.
Swedish helmer Johan Kling's feature debut "Darling," about an egocentric, bourgeois girl and her encounter with an aged engineer, won the $140,000 Nordic Film Award at Sweden's Goteborg Film…
TV2 Denmark has tapped Keld Reinicke and Merete Mortensen as programming heads. The duo will replace Bo Damgaard, who left the network last year.
Hans Tore Bjerkaas has been upped to director of broadcasting at Norwegian pubcaster NRK.
Children's pic "Kids in da Hood," produced by Peter Holthausen and Pontus Sjoman for Gilda Film, scooped five Golden Bugs, Sweden's premier film award, Monday. Helmer Johan Brisinger's debut feature…
Three debut features -- "Falkenberg Farewell," "Storm" and "Kidz in da Hood" -- are nominated for best film at Sweden's premier film awards, the Guldbagges (Golden Bugs).
Norway's leading commercial television net, TV 2, has launched the country's first totally live online TV service.
Three Swedish pics will compete for the Nordic Film Prize at the Goteborg Intl. Film Festival, which runs Jan. 26-Feb. 5.
Norwegian and Finnish pics are enjoying a bumper year at home this year.
Joakim Natterqvist will take on the title role in Sweden's biggest movie project ever, the $28.7 million production "Arn."
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