Abdellah Taia botches his adaptation of his own excellent novel, translated here with a distancing coldness not helped by emotionless perfs.
Svensk Filmindustri, a leading Nordic film studio handling production, distribution and sales, has acquired a majority stake in Stockholm-based producer Tre Vanner. Bonnier Growth Media, Svensk’s…
Private equity company Ratos, which owns Finland's top theater loop Finnkino, has bought a 60% stake in Swedish chain SF Bio for $420 million, creating the Nordic region's biggest exhib chain.
Swedish exhib chain SF Bio, which is rumored to be up for sale, scored its highest-ever admissions tally last year.
The latest amiable, oddball laffer from helmer Andre Forcier, "Coteau Rouge" elevates Quebecois-style family values to a level of love, acceptance and ferocious working-class solidarity that would…
It may be July, but don't expect "Smiles on a Summer Night" -- at least not in the U.S. "Cries and Whispers" of frustration may be more like it.
Despite a weakened Swedish movie-theater market, Scandinavia's largest media entertainment group Bonnier reached record earnings in 2005.
The shareholders of ALMA Media, Finland's second largest media outfit, have voted to sell its broadcast division, including Finland's largest commercial channel MTV3, to a soon to be formed Finnish…
Svensk Filmindustri celebrated its 85th anni and parent company Bonnier's 200th in grand style at swank Cap d'Antibes restaurant Les Pecheurs Sunday night.
SBS Broadcasting is merging its Swedish radio operations with Bonnier Radio to create the largest radio group in Scandinavia.
Bonnier Entertainment, the production, distribution, exhibition and TV arm of the Swedish media conglomerate Bonnier, reported a 23% increase in net sales in 2002 to $406 million, making it the…