Nominees Revealed For Nordic Council Film Prize

On Tuesday, the five nominees were announced for the 14th Nordic Council Film Prize, which aims to raise interest in the Nordic cultural community and recognise outstanding artistic initiatives. The nominated films must have deep roots in Nordic culture, be of high artistic quality, and distinguish themselves by their artistic originality. This year's nominees are: Parents | Forældre | Denmark When their son moves away from home, Kjeld and Vibeke try to reignite the magic of their younger days, so move into the

Roland Møller Joins Dwayne Johnson On Skyscraper

Deadline reports that Roland Møller, who currently stars in Atomic Blonde alongside Charlize Theron, has signed up for Skyscraper, written and directed by Rawson Marshall Thurber. Skyscraper follows former FBI Hostage Rescue Team leader and US war veteran Will Ford (Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson), who assesses skyscraper security. Whilst on assignment in China, Ford finds the world's tallest building on fire is being framed for it. On the run, he has to save his family who are trapped inside the building. Skyscraper is

Game Of Thrones Season Eight Might Air In 2019

In interviews to promote his new film Shot Caller, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau has revealed that the next season of Game Of Thrones doesn't start filming until October, and that it could be two years until it airs. He told Collider: "You get the scripts a month before we start shooting, or six weeks, and then you know what’s going to happen that season. But, I don’t know what’s going to happen next season. We go back in October, so maybe in the

Netflix Backs Paul Greengrass 22/7 Terror Movie

Netflix is to back the forthcoming Paul Greengrass (Bloody Sunday) film about the 2011 terrorist attack in Norway carried out by far-right extremist Anders Behring Breivik, based on the book One Of Us by Åsne Seierstad. On 22nd July 2011 Breivik detonated a van in Oslo killing eight people, then shot dead 69 people at a summer camp on the island of Utøya. In August 2012 he was convicted of mass murder, causing a fatal explosion, and terrorism. Greengrass told BT: "What

Skam Honoured By LGBT Denmark At Pride Festival

Norwegian drama Skam (Shame) has been honoured with the Salmon Award by LGBT Denmark, which is presented to people or organisations that have gone against the tide. Former winners include former Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt, Morten Kjærum, and Nina Stork. Writer and director of Skam, Julie Andem, and actor Carl Martin Eggesbø who plays Eskild, received the award on the main stage at Rådhuspladsen on Saturday as part of the Copenhagen Pride Festival. Their appearance was accompanied by a video message