Ine Marie Wilmann will be Berlinale Shooting Star
The lead actress in Sonja – The White Swan will represent Norway in the European Film Promotion programme at the Berlin International Film Festival between 7-17 February, 2019
Two Norwegians projects to Les Arcs
Halfdan Ullmann Tøndels debut and Jonas Matzow Gulbrandsens second film will be pitched at the French festival in Les Arcs.
Prizes for crazy road movies, drug addicts and tough sisters in Tallinn
The Norwegian tween film Los Bando, the strong drama As I Fall and the project Sisters were among the winners in Tallinn during the Black Nights/Just Film festival and European Film Forum Tallinn.
Norway’s Sonja Henie will skate at the Sundance fest
Anne Sewitsky’s biopic of the Norwegian world champion and film star selected for the Utah festival’s Premieres between 24 January-3 February, 2019
Norway will Hurry Slowly to Tromsø and Slamdance
Norwegian director Anders Emblem’s feature debut will proceed on its festival circuit in Northern Norway and Park City, Utah
Three Norwegian co-productions in Sundance
Three Norwegian co-productions – Two feature and a documentary – have also been picked up for the Sundance programme. The Sunlit Night, Divine Love and Cold Case Hammarskjöld
€2.3 million state support for four drama series and two documentaries
Norwegian Acquitted creators Siv Rajendram Eliassen and Anna Bache-Wiig backed for their new political thriller from Miso Film Norge.
Strong Norwegian presence at Amsterdam’s IDFA festival
World premiere of The Privacy of Wounds in competition, several co-productions in the sidebars and two filmmakers on the juries
Norwegian drama in London: Straight from the Heart
Norwegian Drama is in its haydays, and NFI is hosting a Panel Talk showing new series at the the C21 Drama Summit in London in November. And 3 Norwegian series are nominated to the International Drama Awards!
Norwegian Film Institute supports nine new shorts
The Norwegian Film Institute has allocated €452,000 (NOK 4.3 million) production support to for nine short film projects with subjects from periwinkles to Polar bears and several corners of human relationship.