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My 2016: Jakob Cedergren

Cinema Scandinavia: Across the Waters has just premiered in Denmark. What kind of preparation did you do for that role, especially considering it’s based on an actual person?

Jakob Cedergren: I spoke a lot with the director Nicolo Donato since my character is based on his grandfather. It made it much easier for me because I had so much first-hand information, plus home videos, to look at.

CS: What was it like working alongside such a strong cast?

JC: It was great working with the whole group. I’ve known a lot . . .

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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.