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Swedish disaster movie picked up in Asian territories

After the success of Norway's disaster movie The Wave, a Swedish take on the genre has been announced. Titled The Unthinkable (Den blomstertid nu kommer), the film sees...

Erik Poppe’s U-JULY 22 picked up for U.K, Japan & France...

Erik Poppe's new film about the Norwegian terrorist attacks in 2011, U-July 22, has been picked up for distribution in the UK, Japan, and France. The...

The Norwegian horror film HAUNTED sells to Asia

The new Norwegian horror film Haunted has been sold to numerous Asian territories, Screen reports. The film, which is directed by Carl Christian Raabe, is about...

Finnish film EUTHANIZER awarded Best Screenplay at Tokyo International Film Festival

The Finnish film Euthanizer has been awarded Best Screenplay at the 30th Tokyo International Film Festival. Writer/Director Teemu Nikki picked up the prize. The...

HANDLE WITH CARE wins at Japan’s Skip City Festival

The Norwegian film Handle with Care, which premiered earlier this year at the Gothenburg Film Festival, has won the Grand Prize at this year's Skip...

Icelandic horror film I REMEMBER YOU sells around the world

The Icelandic horror film I Remember You has been picked up for distribution around the world thanks to Nordic sales agency TrustNordisk. Adapted from a novel by Yrsa...

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Ulaa Salim to direct ‘Danmarks sønner’

The Danish director Ulaa Salim will direct the upcoming political thriller, Danmarks sønner, the Nordisk Film og TV Fond reports. Set in Copenhagen, the film starts on...

The first clips have been released for the American version of SKAM

The hit Norwegian series Skam has been adapted in the USA, and the first footage has been uploaded. Titled Skam Austin, the series is being broadcast on...

‘The Bridge’ to be adapted in Asia

The Danish/Swedish crime series The Bridge will be adapted in Asia. The series will take place on the border between Malaysia and Singapore. Much like the...

The Nordic producers selected for this year’s Producers on the Move

20 up-and-coming European producers have been announced for this year's Producers on the Move, which takes place at the Cannes Film Festival. Each of the...

New series to be made about the Swedish novel ‘The Patriots’

The Swedish novel The Patriots (Patrioterna) has been picked up to be made into a television series. The US production company Fabrik Entertainment has acquired the...