PARIS– “Beatles,” a coming-of-age tale based on Lars Saabye Christensen’s bestseller, is set to open the 42th Norwegian Intl. Film Festival in Haugesund. “Like the novel, (‘Beatles’) is a spot-on…
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This simple but adrenaline-fueled survival tale boasts impressively muscular direction from Norwegian director Roar Uthaug.
Disney has selected “Kon-Tiki” helmers Joachim Ronning and Espen Sandberg for the directing duties for “Pirates Of The Caribbean 5.” Disney is in final negotiations for the Norwegian duo to come on…
A slap in the face to Norwegian propriety -- and so-called "civilized" societies in general -- Eva Sorhaug's "90 Minutes" will certainly be seen as a response to the two attacks July 22, 2011…
LONDON -- Martin Lund's "The Almost Man," which won the Crystal Globe at the Karlovy Vary Film Festival last month, is to close the main program of the Norwegian Intl. Film Festival.
The Norwegian Film Institute is to give NOK 16 million ($2.7 million) in production coin to "Tordenskjold," a historical drama from helmer Morten Tyldum, who directed last year's hit thriller…
"Mercy" is a forbiddingly austere title for German helmer Matthias Glasner's polished, accessible moral melodrama, which is less about the eponymous virtue than assorted states of guilt.
Jens Lien's bittersweet coming-of-ager is one of the funniest, most poignant Scandi dramedies since "My Life as a Dog."