News in the Nordics

Cast announced for the remake of Susanne Bier’s 2006 film AFTER...

Michelle Williams has joined Julianne Moore in the remake of Susanne Bier's Oscar-nominated Danish film After the Wedding, the Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. The original film...

Seven new films backed by the Nordisk Film og TV Fond

Seven new Nordic films have been backed by the Nordisk Film og TV Fond in their latest round of funding. First up is Queen of Hearts (pictured),...

Swedish documentary ‘The Deminer’ sold to territories around the world

The Swedish documentary The Deminer has been sold to multiple territories around the world for release. It was picked up by BBC for the UK, ARTE...

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Magazine: Issue 22 / March 2018

Violently in Love

A new documentary from esteemed documentary film-maker Christina Rosendahl, Violently in Love is set within a sheltered residence that provides a place to stay...

A Good Week for Democracy / En bra vecka för demokratin

In Sweden, there is a week in the year where all of the country’s politicians gather in the small town of Visby to promote...

Maj Doris

Maj Doris is a pioneer of Sámi culture, with her art and acting career putting herself on the map and allowing for other Sámi...

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Beginners Guide: Alicia Vikander

With Tomb Raider being released in a little over a month, Alicia Vikander's career is on the up and up. After winning an Academy Award...

Bergman and the Cathedral

There is an old story of how the cathedral of Chartres was struck by lightning and burned to the ground. Then thousands of people...

Beginners Guide: The Film Institutes

Have you ever sat down to watch your favourite Scandinavian film, only to have up to a minute of various company logos appear at...