Before entering the witness protection program, bank robber Mikael demands 3 things from the police. 3 things that cast a whole new light on the robbery he and his partners have been jailed for. Directed by Jens Dahl Starring Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Birgitte Hjort Sørensen and Mia Jexen Danish release date: 18 May 2017
The girlfriend Klara has recently fallen in love and wants nothing more than to hang out with her boyfriend. The mother-of-two Anna clocks how long it takes for her husband to cook baby formula. The ex-wife Vera can’t let go of her ex-husband. The feature-film debuting Katja Wik presents a squib right on the money
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A new trailer has been released for a new film called Unlocked, which stars Swedish actress Noomi Rapace. The film actually has a pretty good cast – besides Rapace there’s Orlando Bloom, Michael Douglas, Toni Collette and John Malcovich. In the film, we follow Alive Racine (Rapace), a female CIA interrogator with a troubled childhood who
When two Swedes found themselves disappointed with some of the recent James Bond movies, they set out to make their own. Now it’s going to be released as a feature-length film in their hometown. Mats-Ola Pålsson and Lars Gahlin have made Black Lights, which will premiere in Strömsnäsbruk, in Småland county in southern Sweden, at the end
World famous artist Simon moves to Copenhagen to meet up with his son Casper, a street artist, for the very first time. Later Simon finds out that Casper uses the meet as an art project scheduled for showing in London, secretly filmed. Man will premiere at the Gothenburg Film Festival later this month.
The first trailer for the upcoming film The Other Side of Hope, directed by Aki Kaurismäki, has been released. As with classic Kaurismäki film, the camera sits gently on its protagonists, who exhibit the deadpan humour we have grown to love from Nordic film (not to mention the absurd situations). The film also has a beautiful colorisation
The first trailer has been unveiled for the Icelandic series Prisoners. It premieres locally in Iceland early next year, and we interviewed several cast members in the new issue of Cinema Scandinavia. The series is directed by Ragnar Bragason and created by Nína Dögg Filippusdóttir and Unnur Ösp Stefánsdóttir. What do you think of the trailer?
A new trailer has been released for the upcoming Finnish film Tom of Finland, directed by Dome Karukoski. The film tells the story of Touko Laaksonen, who became the famous artist Tom of Finland, known for his sexualised art of homosexual men. Pekka Strang plays Touko Laaksonen, with Lauri Tilkanen as Tom’s partner and muse