Norway, the near future. Sparked by climate change, a catastrophic hurricane hits Norway, killing dozens. The sympathetic environment party head Jesper Berg, man of large principles and little…
PARIS– As Scandinavia’s film and TV industry gets more competitive and continues to consolidate, four topnotch Scandi producers have joined forces to launch Copenhagen-based shingle, Good Company…
PARIS– Zodiak Rights, the distribution arm of Zodiak Media, has inked a flurry of deals on the third season of “Mankell's Wallander,” the popular detective series based Swedish author Henning Mankell…
This lyrical meditation on crows in the Japanese capital offers a rewarding wide for viewers who can go with the flow.
In a town where lying is art form, Paul Feig is a fervent believer in honesty.
Zodiak Media’s Zodiak Rights, an established purveyor of TV and homevid content, is expanding its theatrical roster with “The Troubled Man” and “Echoes From the Dead,” two new thrillers from Yellow…
Yellow Bird, the Swedish shingle behind "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo" and Kenneth Branagh starrer "Wallander," has nabbed the rights to crime novel series "Will Trent" from U.S. author Karin…
A BBC journo-turned-TV vet, David Frank has accomplished what most entrepreneurs can only dream of: He sold his company for a multimillion-dollar profit, and became CEO of the company that bought him…
Producer Gudrun Giddings has paired up with Daniel Marc Dreifuss and Marius Haugan to option film rights to Ruben Eliassen's seven-book fantasy series "Phenomena."
U.K. shingle Kudos Film and Television is to develop a remake of what it hopes will be another high-profile Scandinavian TV drama, Swedish sci-fi skein "Real Humans."
Swedish shingle Yellow Bird, the outfit behind the original "Millennium" movie trilogy, is in development with Andy Harries' Left Bank Pictures to make a feature pic of Henning Mankell's "Italian…