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…
Swedish director Jesper Ganslandt will direct thriller "Mission: Blacklist," starring Robert Pattinson as the military interrogator who spearheaded the capture of Saddam Hussein.
A father-and-son road trip morphs into a musical journey examining the fraught history of Finnish immigration in Sweden in the modest but touching docu "Finnish Blood, Swedish Heart."
Sweden's box office gross hit 1.82 billion SEK ($281 million) from 18.4 million admissions in 2012, up 12% on 2011, the best result since 1988.
Following a stellar year for Swedish documentaries, with titles like Malik Bendjelloul's "Searching for Sugar Man" and Fredrik Gertten's "Big Boys Gone Bananas!*" gaining international attention, the…
Hjalmar Palmgren has replaced Charlotta Denward as director of production funding at the Swedish Film Institute.
Swedish actress Anita Bjork, one of Sweden's most respected actresses and a performer for director Ingmar Bergman both onstage and onscreen, died in Stockholm on Oct. 24. She was 89.
STOCKHOLM -- Directing duo Mans Marlind and Bjorn Stein, who return to Sweden after helming two Hollywood pics, have nabbed $1.7 million for "A Midsummer Night's Dream," the highest grant in the…
LONDON -- By poaching Swedish Film Institute topper Charlotta Denward to become its new production chief, Scandi major Svensk Filmindustri has signaled its ambition to reclaim its status as the…
STOCKHOLM -- Lisa Langseth's "Hotel" is one of several projects to receive a share of more than $5 million from the Swedish Film Institute.
MOSCOW -- U.S.-Swedish co-production "Bluebird," the feature directing debut of New York-based helmer-editor Lance Edmands, is among the films backed in the latest round of funding from the Swedish…