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Antony Root
HBO’s Antony Root Unveils His Vision For Original TV Drama In The Nordics

EXCLUSIVE: Antony Root, (pictured) EVP of Original Programming and Production, HBO Europe tells us how he sees his company’s expansion into original TV drama in the Nordic region, under the guidance of Hanne Palmquist. more…

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Hanne Palmquist Joins HBO Nordic

The former CEO of Nordisk Film & TV Fond has been appointed Commissioning Editor and VP of Original Programming at HBO Nordic. more…

Nordic Talents 2016
Nordic Talents 2016 Unveils Jury - Call for Projects Opens May 3

Norwegian director/writer Sara Johnsen and Danish animation director/comics artist Anders Morgenthaler will be sitting on the jury of the 16th Nordic Talents unspooling August 31-September 2 at Copenhagen’s National Film School of Denmark. more…

Rolf Lassgård
Rolf Lassgård In Alexander Payne Film

Swedish star Rolf Lassgård is playing a Norwegian scientist in the Paramount Pictures film Downsizing directed by the Oscar-winning Alexander Payne (Nebraska, Sideways). more…

The Day Will Come
Nordic Admissions: Review-led Nordic Openers Reach Target Audience

Last weekend the Danish film The Day Will Come and Norwegian Pyromaniac entered the local charts at number 2 and 3 respectively, despite a crowded market dominated by Hollywood prequels and sequels, such as The Jungle Book. more…

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Trailer of the week

After its world premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival, Andreas Johnsen’s film BUGS - A Gastronomic Adventure with Nordic Food Lab is screening this week at Docville Fest in Leuven, as a ‘Festival Favorite’. Autlook Film Sales will continue selling the Danish Documentary production at the upcoming Cannes market.