Gender equality hits record high in Norwegian film

As published in the Norwegian Film industry Facts and Figures published in 2014, gender equality has reached an all-time high. In feature-length fiction film production funding, the share of key staff in making films reached 53.9%. For documentaries, the female staff was 36.4% and it was 61.3% in short films. These figures are up from last year and are the highest numbers ever registered.

Read more at the Norwegian Film Institute

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.