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Trust And Pay Writers Say TV Drama Vision Panellists

With the Art of Storytelling as main focus of Göteborg’s 2016 TV Drama Vision, yesterday panellists from Scandinavia, Germany and the UK took industry delegates on a creative ride of what makes a good TV drama and defended the one vision model. more…

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Icelandic Prison Drama Catches Fire With Buyers

Ragnar Bragason’s (pictured) TV show Prisoners is the latest hot property from Iceland to have secured solid pre-sales in the Nordic region and elsewhere. Global Screen handles world distribution. more…

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Danish Batman On Profile Pic Line Up

Danish production outfit Profile Pictures is set to start filming in three weeks the thriller Darkland starring Dar Salim (Borgen) as a masked man avenging the death of his brother. more…

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Nordisk Film Seals First Look Literary Deal

Scandinavian major Nordisk Film has just entered a first look deal with Swedish literary hothouse Partners in Stories. more…

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Margreth Olin: “I need to show the importance of hope in our lives”

The documentary Doing Good (Mannen fra Snåsa) featuring Norwegian healer and local legend Joralf Gjerstad is playing at number 3 at the Norwegian top charts and vying for a Dragon Award-Best Documentary in Göteborg. We spoke to the director and producer Margreth Olin (pictured). more…

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Distractions Leads Jussi Nominations

Trailer of the week

The romantic comedy In Front of Others (Fyrir framan annað folk) by Óskar Jónasson (Reykjavik-Rotterdam) is having its world premiere at Göteborg’s Nordic Film Market, ahead of its domestic release on February 26. The film is produced by Iceland’s True North.