The Scandinavian ‘Producers on the Move’

Producers on the move

The top twenty emerging producers have been selected by the European Film Promotion (EFP) for its high-profile networking platform Producers on the Move, which is part of the Cannes Film Festival.

The participants of Producers on the Move take part in round-table presentations, one-on-one speed-dating pitches, case studies of successful projects and other events that will help them find partners for their upcoming projects.

Scandinavia is well represented in the event, with four producers participating:

  • Denmark: Mikkel Jersin (Snowglobe) Mikkel has co-produced A Serious Game and Louder Than Bombsand produced Sparrows and Virgin Mountain.
  • Finland: Misha Jaari (Bufo Ltd) Misha has produced Armi Alive! and Concrete Night
  • Norway: Bendik Strønstad (Yesbox Productions) Bendik produced Villmark 2 and is currently the producer/scriptwriter on Thale 2
  • Sweden: Frida Bargo (B-Reel Films) Frida has produced A Serious Game and Hotel


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.