Ride Upon the Storm Scoops International Sales

Distributor Studiocanal has announced several international sales for Danish drama Ride Upon The Storm (Herrens veje), written by Adam Price (Borgen), which recently won Best Drama, Best Actor and Best Actress at the Robert Awards. Ride Upon the Storm follows a family, headed by Johannes (Lars Mikkelsen), who have been priests for more than 250 years. However, his sons are now desperate to free themselves from his tyranny, so the devout August becomes an army chaplain in the Middle East, while

Those Who Kill Set For Reboot On Viaplay

Those Who Kill (Den som dræber), which originally aired on TV2 Denmark in 2011, is set for a reboot on Viaplay and TV3 with a fresh take that includes a brand new cast and narrative structure, directed by Carsten Myllerup (Black Widows). Based on an original idea by Elsebeth Egholm, the first season originally aired as five two-part stories and concluded with the feature film Fortidens skygge. However, season two will be a single continuous crime story across eight episodes that

Lone Scherfig Begins Fairy Tale With Bill Nighy

Danish director Lone Scherfig (Italian For Beginners) started filming in Toronto this week on a modern day fairy tale starring Andrea Riseborough and Bill Nighy. The unnamed project, which is currently known by the working titles Secrets From The Russian Tea Room and New York Winter Palace, follows a group of people who are all going through difficult times, set against the backdrop of an opulent Russian restaurant in New York. Bill Nighy plays the restaurant owner, with Tahar Rahim as an

Warrior And The Rain Compete At Series Mania

Upcoming Danish dramas Warrior (Kriger) and The Rain have been selected to compete in the official competition at the 9th Series Mania television drama festival (April 27-May), which relocates from Paris to Lille this year. Warrior is the story of war veteran CC (Dar Salim) who returns home haunted by his last mission, in which his best friend was killed. To ease his conscience, he helps his friend's widow, police officer Louise (Danica Curcic), who is investigating gang crime. It premieres

Man Divided | QEDA

OVERVIEW | CAST & CREW 2017 | 87 minutes | Drama, Sci-Fi Director: Max Kestner Written by: Dunja Gry Jensen Stars: Carsten Bjørnlund, Sofia Helin, Marijana Jankovic The year is 2095 and the world is ravaged by ecological disaster. Oceans have risen and all natural freshwater is gone. Fang Rung has undergone molecular fission in order to send his other half, code name Gordon Thomas, back in time to the year 2017 in search of scientist Mona Lindkvist whose ground-breaking research was lost before it could