Mikkel Boe Følsgaard Boards ‘Land of Mine’

Mikkel Boe Følsgaard

Mikkel Boe Folsgaard (A Royal Affair, The Legacy TV series) is playing against lead actor Roland Møller in the war drama Land of Mine currently filming under Martin Zandvliet’s direction.

Based on true events, the film tackles a dark chapter of Danish history when in May 1945 more than 2,000 young German prisoners of war were forced to clear land-mines on the West Coast of Denmark. Other key cast members include Laura Bro and the young German actors Louis Hofmann, Joel Basman and Oskar Bökelmann.

Mikael Ries is producing for Nordisk Film Production, in co-production with Germany’s Amusement Park Film. Executive producers are Henrik Zein (Nordisk Film Production) and Torben Majgaard (Majgaard Ltd). The film received support by Nordisk Film & TV Fond among others. World sales are handled by K5 International.

via the Nordisk Film and TV Fund

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.