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Finland, Norway, Sweden Pick Oscar Candidates-Denmark Shortlist Three

Seasoned Directors Klaus Härö and Roy Andersson have been selected for the fourth time to represent their respective countries Finland and Sweden at the Academy Awards nominations for Best Foreign Language Film. Norway has submitted The Wave and Denmark has shortlisted A War, Men and Chicken and The Look of Silence. more…

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Tobias Lindholm: “I focus on the world around me”

Three years after his successful launch of A Hijacking at Venice’s Orizzonti sidebar, writer/director Tobias Lindholm (pictured) will be back tomorrow on the Laguna for the world premiere of A War (Krigen). He spoke to us about the film. more…

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Nordic Council Film Prize 2015 - Nominations

Five Nordic films and their directors, scriptwriters and producers have been nominated for the coveted NORDIC COUNCIL FILM PRIZE 2015, which will be announced on Tuesday 27 October, during the Session of the Nordic Council in Harpa, Reykjavík. more…

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Jordskott And Legacy 2 Win Top Swedish And Danish TV Awards

The Swedish mystery thriller Jordskott produced by Palladium for SVT and Danish family drama The Legacy/Arvingerne Season 2 produced by DR Fiction have been voted Best TV Dramas of the year at the annual Swedish and Danish television awards. more…

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Admissions Iceland, Finland, Sweden First Six Months 2015

Cinema-going increased by more than 1% in Iceland, 1.4%Sweden compared to the same period in 2014, and more than 8% in Finland where the local comedy Reunion triumphed at the box office. more…

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Acquitted Opens French La Rochelle TV Fest
Norwegian Occupied Raises Russian Concern
In a Better World Editor Joins TV2 DK Fiction
Former DFI Exec Joins LevelK

Trailer of the week

Click below for the compilation trailer of the five films NOMINATED for the NORDIC COUNCIL FILM PRIZE 2015, from directors Bille August, Dagur Kári, Mikael Marcimain,Ole Giæver and J.-P. Valkeapää.