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Nordic Noir: Unconditional Success

America is famous for remaking famous TV-series from other countries, as they did to the British Being Human. In fact, the American version of Being Human became just as popular as the British original series. However, this is not the case with, for example, The Killing, the adaptation of Danish series Forbrydelsen. One can also remember such famous American remakes as Let Me In and The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. Box office for both of them is twice more than for the Swedish originals; however, many people notice that Scandinavian original movies have a unique . . .

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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.