Danish filmmaker Lars von Trier has unleashed his latest bit of mischief: the Lookey.
As he proved in his Cannes Film Festival Jury Prize winning "Songs From the Second Floor" in 2000, there is contemporary Swedish cinema, and there is Roy Andersson.
The Swedish Film Institute has tapped producer Charlotta Denward head of production support in a management restructuring unveiled Thursday that will see 20 staffers cut.
Scandi major Nordisk Film is setting up its own distribution arm in Sweden on Jan. 1. The local industry has been speculating about Nordisk's plans for the country since July, when it said it would…
U.S. drama "Sherrybaby" won best pic at the Stockholm Intl. Film Festival, which wrapped Saturday.
Queen Margrethe of Denmark helped fete Scandi major Nordisk Film's 100th anni at the company's Copenhagen studios Nov. 6. Cigar-smoking queen, known for her interest in cultural matters, toured the…
Olivier Bremond, co-founder of major European TV production company Marathon Intl., has joined the board of directors of Icelandic production outfit CAOZ Animation.
PRODUCTION INCENTIVES:Iceland and Norway are the most active territories in terms of offering production incentives to foreign co-producers. In Iceland, following a successful six-year trial period…
John Cameron Mitchell's "Shortbus," Michel Gondry's "The Science of Sleep" and Julia Loktev's "Day Night Day Night" are among 20 films screening in competition at this year's Stockholm Intl. Film…
Sweden's minister of culture has resigned 10 days after she was appointed. Cecilia Stego Chilo's decision came after she confessed that she'd not paid the TV license fee for more than 15 years.