Scandinavian company Nordisk Film has acquired rights to “The Marco Effect,” the latest opus of Jussi Adler-Olsen's “Department Q,” whose big-screen adaptations have been huge box office in Denmark.…
Last year Nordisk Film opened a new Swedish production company, Avanti Sweden, with three Swedish producers: Charlotta Denward, Anna Anthony and Anna Croneman. It also closed a deal with Swedish…
PARIS– Film i Väst, Nordisk Film and Swedish Television (SVT) are joining forces to co-finance and co-produce bigger-budgeted Swedish movies with international potential. A rep from each company will…
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"Key House Mirror," by young but established Danish director Michael Noer opened the Goteborg Film Festival, played Haugesund’s Nordic Focus. The film takes place at a senior citizens' home in…
STOCKHOLM–TrustNordisk has unveiled a raft of pre-sales on Susanne Bier's "A Second Chance" following the American Film Market. The drama project, which marks Bier's follow-up to Bradley…
HELSINKI– Riina Hyytia and Simo Halinen won producer and director of the year awards, respectively, at the 4th Finnish Film Week, the industry event which ran alongside Helsinki Intl. Film Festival…
"Free the Mind" is an elegant if somewhat overlong documentary about the pioneering work of University of Wisconsin psychologist Richard Davidson.
Juliette Binoche plays a photojournalist caught in a war zone in this gripping, emotionally resonant drama from director Erik Poppe.
Jim Broadbent, Ray Stevenson and Mehmet Kurtulus have been added to the cast of Jalmari Helander's actioner "Big Game." Thesps will join previously announced Samuel L. Jackson and Onni Tommila. "Big…
After bowing at Venice and playing at Toronto to rave reviews, Lukas Moodysson’s “We Are The Best!” has lured a flurry of buyers. Repped by Scandi powerhouse TrustNordisk, “Best” has sold…
Paris-based Indie Sales has boarded "Moomins on the Riviera," a toon feature based on the popular Finnish comicbooks. The comedy adventure feature marks the first bigscreen adaptation of the Moomins…