Woman at War Shortlisted For LUX Film Prize

The European Parliament has announced that Woman at War (Kona fer í stríð) by Benedikt Erlingsson (Of Horses and Men) will be screened in more than 50 cities and festivals across 28 European countries this autumn as it competes against Styx and The Other Side of Everything for the 2018 LUX Film Prize. Woman at War, which premiered during International Critics’ Week at Cannes, follows Halla (Halldóra Geirharðsdóttir), an independent woman who declares war on the local aluminium industry. She resorts

Haugesund Premiere For Tuva Novotny Blind Spot

Blind Spot (Blindsone), the feature length directorial debut by Tuva Novotny which was filmed in a single 98 minute take, will premiere at the Norwegian International Film Festival in Haugesund (18 - 24 August). The film follows a mother’s struggle to understand the crisis her daughter is going through and how it affects the entire family. In so doing it places the spotlight on mental health care for Norwegian youth and asks how we can help them to open up about

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Rita – Season 4

OVERVIEW | NEWS | CAST | SEASON 1 | SEASON 2 | SEASON 3 | SEASON 4 1. Rita reluctantly takes a new job at the school she attended as a teen in her hometown, where she runs into an old classmate who is less than welcoming. 2. Rita, who hates cooking, struggles to fill in as a home economics teacher. Hjørdis tries to help Allan overcome his fears about an upcoming field trip. 3. A bomb threat scares the whole school -- except Rita. Hjørdis

Danica Curcic Joins Mothers Group For Laughs

Zentropa has announced that Danica Curcic (Darling) will star in Mødregruppen (The Mothers Group), a feature length comedy directed by Charlotte Sachs Bostrup (Kartellet) about a spoilt upper class mother forced to return to her provincial roots. New mother Line (Danica Curcic) is living the high life in Hong Kong with husband Bjørn (Anders W. Berthelsen) when she discovers that he has been unfaithful to her with their Filipino nanny, so Line takes her baby son and heads back to her