Coming in 2017 is Law of the Land (Armoton maa), directed by Jussi Hiltunen. In the film, a retiring policeman gets caught up between his two sons trying to kill each other. Law of the Land is a modern western taking place on both sides of the northern Finnish-Swedish border. Law of the Land stars Pernilla August, Malin Buska & Ville
A trailer for the upcoming Danish comedy, Small Town Killers (Dræberne fra Nibe) has now been released. The film follows two tradesmen Ib (Nicolas Bro) and Edward (Ulrich Thomsen), who are tired of their lifeless marriages and dream of living the good life from the stash of money they’ve earned moonlighting for years. After a huge
The Swedish/French crime series Midnight Sun has premiered to stronger numbers than the popular Nordic Noir series The Bridge. On Sunday’s premiere the show had 1.391 million viewers and a 38.1% market share. To compare to The Bridge, the first episode had 1.03 million viewers and a share of 29% for its first episode. The second season premiered
Back in September when we spoke to Anders Baasmo Christiansen about The King’s Choice (read the interview here), we asked him what he was currently working on. He told us that he was playing Santa alongside Trond Espen Siem (The Legacy and Varg Veum) and we became instantly excited at this bizarrely awesome casting choice. Now, the trailer
The 12th Man tells the story of the Norwegian war hero Jan Baalsrud and his legendary escape from the Nazis during World War II. He is only one of twelve resistance fighters to escape the Germans, but the Gestapo is on his heels. Jan’s moral fibre, incredible strength and his courageous countrymen keeps him alive.
A new trailer has been released for the upcoming Swedish comedy I Love You: A Divorce Comedy. The film follows Marianne (Christine Meltzer), who has been living with lawyer Gustaf (Björn Kjellman) in a conventional sexless marriage for way too long. She wants to separate, but Gustaf settles for a trial separation. As Marianne indulges in
The first trailer for Nicolas Winding Refn’s The Neon Demon has been released. The trailer was released shortly after it was announced the film will be competing in the official competition at the Cannes Film Festival. The Neon Demon tells the story of aspiring model Jesse who moves to Los Angeles to follow her dreams. However, her youth and
The upcoming Danish film, The Day Will Come (Der kommer en dag), has had its first trailer posted on the internet much to the delight of Lars Mikkelsen and Sofie Gråbøl fans, both of which star in the Zentropa-produced film. Set in the 1960s, the film centres around two young brothers – Elmer and Erik – who are placed