• SF Studios announces new Head of Film Production

    Swedish production company SF Studios has announced that Annika Sucksdorff will be the new head of film production in Sweden. Sucksdorff is the previous CEO of Helsinki Filmi and has produced titles including Tom of Finland, The Mine and Heart of a Lion. SF Studios says that hiring Sucksdorff marks a key step in the company’s expansion and focus

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  • Nordic films at the Moscow International Film Festival 2017

    About the Festival The Moscow International Film Festival runs from the 22nd to the 29th of June 2017 in Moscow, Russia. Festival Website Denmark Darkland / Underverden Directed by Fenar Ahmad Starring Dar Salim, Roland Møller, Stine Fischer Christensen, Dulfi Al-Jabouri Screening in the Main Competition Zaid is a successful surgeon and lives in a fancy apartment

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  • First Hand picks up Finnish documentary HOBBYHORSE REVOLUTION

    Academy Award-nominated Selma Vilhunen‘s new documentary Hobbyhorse Revolution has found an international distributor in First Hand Films. HobbyHorse Revolution tells the story of a group of teenage girls who ‘hobbyhorse’, that is, compete in competitions where they perform jumps similar to real horses, but use stuffed toy horses. We spoke to Selma Vilhunen about the documentary here

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  • IRON SKY picked up by SF Studios

    Scandinavian production house SF Studios has picked up the Nordic rights to the film Iron Sky: The Coming Race, which is the sequel from cult hit Iron Sky. Twenty years after the events of Iron Sky, the former Nazi Moonbase has become the last refuge of mankind. Earth was devastated by a nuclear war but buried deep under the

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  • Alicia Vikander to voice Moomins in new film

    Possibly the most Scandinavian title ever? Swedish actress and Academy Award-winner Alicia Vikander is set to voice two Moomins in the upcoming Moomins motion picture titled Moomins and the Winter Wonderland. Vikander will voice Little My and Sorry-oo, and Stellan Skarsgård will voice Moominpoppa. He is also executive producing the film. Moomins are Finnish storybook characters

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