AMC Networks picks up distribution rights to TALE OF A LAKE

The Finnish documentary Tale of a Lake has been picked up by the North American entertainment company AMC Networks for distribution in the USA, Canada, United Kingdom and Ireland.

The nature documentary is told through tales based on the myths, legends, and old beliefs found in Finnish mythology. The film shows the thousands of lakes that Finland is known for and opens up a whole new world of underwater nature ranging from crystal clear springs to the basins of the big lakes.

So far, the documentary has been sold to more than thirty countries. It was among the finalists for the Special Jury Award at the Oscars of nature filmmaking ‘Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Festival’ end September.

It also screened at the official 100 years Finnish Anniversary Fest in Minneapolis.

Emma Vestrheim

Emma Vestrheim is the editor-in-chief of Cinema Scandinavia. Originally from Australia, she is now based in Bergen, Norway, and attends major Nordic film festivals to conduct interviews and review new films.