The Nordic producers selected for this year’s Producers on the Move

20 up-and-coming European producers have been announced for this year’s Producers on the Move, which takes place at the Cannes Film Festival.

Each of the Nordic countries will be represented at the event.

From Denmark, we have Per Damgaard Hansen from Masterplan Pictures, who recently produced the Danish/Icelandic co-production Winter BrothersThe Finnish selection is Miia Haavisto from Tekele Productions, who recently produced Miami. From Iceland, we have Birgitta Björnsdóttir (pictured) from Vintage Pictures, who produced The SwanThe Norwegian selection is Åshild Ramborg from Maipo Film, who produced The Ash Lad: In the Hall of the Mountain King. Lastly, from Sweden is David Herdies from Memento Film, who recently produced Madre.

The Producers on the Move is the European Film Promotion’s (EFP) networking platform. The five-day event includes pitching sessions, one-to-one meetings and case studies.



You can view the full list of producers over at Screen Daily. 

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.