News Headlines

Tim King (left) Lars Bredo Rahbek (right)
Svensk Filmindustri’s Tim King Outlines His Production Strategy

The Scandinavian major made two key appointments this month with the hiring of Australian born Tim King (pictured left) as Exec VP President Production and former Nimbus Film producer Lars Bredo Rahbek (pictured right) as head of SF Production in Denmark. King tells us about Svensk’s new production set up and strategy. more…

Philip Einstein Lipski
Philip Einstein Lipski Bites On Giant Pear

The co- creator of Ronal the Barbarian (pictured) has teamed up with Jørgen Lerdam (Niko 2) to direct the Danish 2D animated film The Incredible Story of the Giant Pear, produced by Nordisk Film Production and A Film. The project just received NOK 1.8 million in production support from Nordisk Film & TV Fond. more…

Baltasar Kormákur
Kormákur’s Oath And Mules Make EFM Debut

Berlin 2016: Two new Icelandic films produced by Baltasar Kormákur’s (pictured) RVK Studios including his own film The Oath are being pitched to buyers for the first time at the European Film Market that kick started on Thursday. more…

Peter Bose
Miso Film Prepares Bornedal Film Plus Returning TV Series

After their successful collaboration on 1864, Miso Film Denmark and director Ole Bornedal are teaming up again on the feature film Dræberne fra Nibe (The Killers) set to start filming on February 15. more…

Rams (Hrutar)
RAMS Leads EDDA Nominations 2016

With 13 nominations including Best Film and Best Director, Grímur Hákonarson’s Rams is leading this year’s Icelandic Film & Television annual EDDA awards. more…

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Colin Nutley Shooting First TV Drama In 2 Decades

Trailer of the week

After its world premiere in Berlin where it will open the Generation KPlus section on Friday, the Swedish film Siv Sleeps Astray (Siv sover vilse) will open the BUFF International Children and Young People’s Film Festival in Malmö on March 14. The film directed by Catti Edfeldt and Lena Hanno Clyne for Snowcloud Films is represented by sales agent SF International.