Paul Greengrass Plans Norway Terror Tragedy Movie

Bergens Tidende reports that British director Paul Greengrass is planning a 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 22 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:

Thomas Bo Larsen Stars In New Pigs & Porn Drama

Thomas Bo Larsen (Follow The Money) stars as a porn director in Viaplay's new ten-part drama about pigs, lies and forbidden fruit, Veni Vidi Vici, written and directed by Rafael Edholm (Mörkt Vatten) . Karsten Daugaard (Thomas Bo Larsen) is a Danish film director going through a rough patch. His films are getting bad reviews, and at home he is dominated by his wife Jonna (Livia Millhagen). Reluctantly accepting his fate, Karsten accepts a real job at his father-in-law's (Michael Segerström) organic

Casting Call Reveals Plot Details For New Beck Film

It was recently reported that four new Beck films are to be made, which will premiere on C More in 2018. Now production has begun, plot details have emerged regarding one of them. Statist has posted a casting call for Beck, seeking extras who are "colourful and festive". The advert reads: "We're filming the thrilling conclusion to one of our new Beck films. For this we need lots of fun people who like to dance and act. We want to have lots

Aki Kaurismäki Awarded The Silver Bear In Berlin

During a ceremony on Saturday night, Aki Kaurismäki was awarded the Silver Bear for Best Director at the 67th Berlin International Film Festival for The Other Side Of Hope (Toivon tuolla puolen). In The Other Side Of Hope, Syrian refugee Khaled stows away on a freighter to Helsinki. Meanwhile, Wikström is a travelling salesman who wins big at a poker table and buys himself a restaurant with the proceeds. When the authorities turn down his application for asylum, Khaled is forced underground

Norskov Season 2 Begins Filming Next Month

TV2 have confirmed that funding is now in place for a second season of Norskov, which begins filming March 28th and is expected to air this autumn. In Norskov, we follow police officer Tom Noack (Thomas Levin) who returns to the city he left almost 20 years ago to clean up the streets from drugs. The city is raw and unsentimental, and the financial crisis has left its mark, but there is still a lot of community spirit and empowerment. In season