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."
Norwegian movies will take center stage at the 36th Goteborg Film Festival, Scandinavia's biggest sprocket opera.
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…
An intentionally cheesy sendup of espionage thrillers, old TV and Cold War politics.
A lovely but listless picture likely to test audience patience beyond Tran's arthouse admirers.
Managing director of Norway's Book Clubs Kristenn Einarsson will chair the preliminary board of the new Norwegian Film Fund, which will replace the existing subsidizing bodies as of July 1.