New Noir Film And TV Dramas Receive Funding from the Nordisk Film and TV Fund
Spring Tide (Springfloden) produced by Francy Suntinger for Filmlance International was granted NOK 2,250,000. The 10×45’ series is written by Rolf and Cilla Börjlind, from their own debut novel. The brutal murder of a pregnant woman, buried alive on a beach, back in 1990, remains unsolved until Police Academy cadet Olivia (Julia Ragnarsson) takes on the case.Filming is underway between Sweden and Costa Rica. The premiere on SVT is set for 2016. Endemol Shine International handles world distribution.
Lastly, the documentary Transformation produced by Signe Byrge Sørensen and Heidi Elise Christensen for Final Cut for Real was granted NOK 450,000. Camilla Magid has started filming the documentary set in Los Angeles, about three characters, fighting their separate battles to stay out of crime. DR Sales handles world distribution outside Scandinavia.