Norway has chosen Iram Haq’s first feature “I Am Yours” as its entry in the Oscar foreign-language film. " ‘I am Yours’ is an impressive debut that touches and raises important questions about being…
Norwegian Film Institute
LONDON — Georg Maas' "Two Lives" will represent Germany in the foreign-language film category of the Academy Awards. The decision was made Tuesday in Munich by an independent jury, which was…
Brooklyn-based Big World Pictures has acquired Martin Lund's critically-acclaimed debut "The Almost Man" for U.S. distribution.
The Norwegian Film Institute has distribbed production coin totalling NOK59.4 million ($10.9 million) to seven local pics, including Liv Ullmann's "Miss Julie" and Bent Hamer's "1001 Grams."
Using Hollywood math, Joachim Roenning and Espen Sandberg's sumptuous "Kon-Tiki" -- about Thor Heyerdahl's harrowing expedition across the Pacific on a balsa-wood raft to prove Polynesia was settled…
Danish thesp Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, who plays Jaime Lannister on the hit HBO series "Game of Thrones," is set to join Juliette Binoche in the indie drama "A Thousand Times Good Night," which…
A blood-boiling look at a crime whose perpetrators remain national heroes in their native Indonesia, docu challenges those responsible for carrying out the executions of nearly a million convicted…
An ill-fated love affair unfolds in the fields and forests of the Norwegian countryside in this belabored drama.
Norway, which produces nearly 30 feature films a year, provides $92 million a year in funding for the local film biz, administered by the Norwegian Film Institute.
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…